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Weekend Box Office Report: 'Captain America 2' Takes Down Johnny Depp and 'Transcendence'

by Jacob Hall April 20, 2014 @ 10:16 AM
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Has Johnny Depp's star finally fallen? 11 years after emerging as Hollywood's most unlikely movie star, Depp has suffered one of his biggest box office bombs yet with 'Transcendence,' which opened poorly enough for us to wonder if audiences are simply done with him. In fact, this weekend was a startling reminder that the only constants you'll find at the box office tend to be superhero movies and animated movies starring talking animals.

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Captain America 2' Runs Laps Around 'Rio 2'

by Jacob Hall April 13, 2014 @ 1:38 PM
This weekend saw a neck-and-neck race for the first spot at the box office, with the animated 'Rio 2' offering strong competition for last week's champion, 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier.' When the dust, debris and feathers settled, the one starring the superhero took the first slot, but there is no shame in a second place that strong.