‘Rogue One’ rakes in $96.1m over holiday weekend
28 December 2016 | 3:30 am
Bloomberg’s Lucas Shaw discusses the success of 'Rogue One' at the box office and the general drop in ticket sales in 2016.
31 Dec 2018
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Bloomberg: 2019 a look ahead special.
8 May 2019
Avengers: Endgame, the series-ender from Disney and Marvel, set a new standard for Hollywood blockbusters last weekend with stunning hauls of $350 million in North America and $1.2 billion worldwide, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations estimated worldwide.
22 May 2019
The Marvel film, which has made $771 million, only sits behind 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' Globally, 'Endgame' is at $2.62 billion compared to 'Avatar's' $2.78 billion.
4 Jul 2019
'Toy Story 4' is bigger than The Beatles at the box office
21 Jul 2019
China enjoys an enormous film industry, but box office totals are actually heading for their first annual decline in at least 10 years. Potential summer hits that might have actually come to the rescue have been cancelled with no explanation.
10 Sep 2019
Chapter Two’ now ranks as the second-best horror opening in history. The number one spot belongs to 'It," which earned $123 million during its 2017 debut.
21 Sep 2019
Every year hundreds of workers who file sex-discrimination grievances in U.K. courts settle their cases in return for money and silence. Major banks such as Barclays, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase are just some of the multinational corporations that have been sued. Bloomberg's Jonathan Browning discusses the story with Naomi Kerbel.
24 Feb 2020
Democrat presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg has had 70 Twitter accounts linked to his supporters suspended for spam-like posts. On Saturday, Nevada goes to the polls, with all eyes on front-runner Bernie Sanders.
7 Mar 2020
Who will take on Trump at the 2020 election? At 78 years old, Michael Bloomberg has hit the campaign trail. As a Democrat, Bloomberg has positioned himself as a moderate. He has campaigned against guns and promised to tackle climate change, one of the key issues in his campaign. In October 2019, Forbes ranked Bloomberg as the 8th richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of over 50 billion dollars.
25 Feb 2021
Audiences are cramming into Chinese cinemas to watch a sentimental comedy that has rapidly become one of the most popular films of all time in the country and marks a triumphant debut for its female director.
7 Apr 2021
The Warner Bros. film raked in $48.5 million over its opening weekend between Wednesday and Sunday.
27 May 2021
The latest "Fast and Furious" action adventure film cruised to the top of the international box office at the weekend, trade magazine Variety reported, making a $162.4 million overseas debut outing. According to Variety, the figure came from ticket sales in eight markets, including China, Hong Kong and Korea. It marked the best opening weekend for a Hollywood blockbuster since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Men convicted for the deadly 2016 Brussels airport and subway bombings have been sentenced. The Islamist attacks killed 32 people and injured hundreds more.
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There has been an instance of cooperation between the US and Russia with the docking of the Soyuz spacecraft at the ISS, amid tensions between Washington and Moscow over the invasion of Ukraine.
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Former US President Donald Trump has surrendered to face criminal charges in Atlanta. The arrest represents the fourth time he has been indicted since leaving office, but it's the first time police have taken a mugshot for official records.
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Thousands of migrants have arrived on Lampedusa from Africa this week, with the EU at odds over what to do with them. DW reports from the Italian island, where locals are showing compassion as conditions worsen.
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