#1 Family Movie in the Country! | Disney's A Wrinkle in Time
14 March, 2018, 05:54 | Author: Pamela Mathis
The Guardian's Amy Nicholson was similarly critical, saying "A Wrinkle in Time feels like a product molded by a megacorporation too tense to hand over the factory controls".
The opening of Aviron Pictures' "The Strangers: Prey at Night" led the rest of the pack in third with $10.4 million at 2,464 venues.
He went on to discuss the early days of DuVernay's career as an admired Hollywood publicist, noting she'd written, produced, and directed "two fantastic films, about black women finding hope while experiencing grief and loss, all while maintaining a production and distribution company to finance and distribute underserved independent films made by women and people of color".
Dave Hollis, president of worldwide distribution for Disney, told Variety that "Black Panther" and "A Wrinkle in Time" accounted for inclusion through their portrayals of strong female and minority characters. -- Disney's A Wrinkle in Time is now playing in theatres!
For the first time, black directors have claimed the two top spots at the box office.
"A Wrinkle in Time" follows Meg (Storm Reid) as she embarks upon a quest to find her parents, Dr. Alex Murry (Chris Pine) and Dr. Kate Murry (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) somewhere in the universe.
Overall domestic box office was $137 million, down 17 per cent from the same weekend a year ago when "Kong: Skull Island" opened with $61 million. That's just about half what the original The Strangers movie did when released by Rogue Pictures in 2008, and the sequel's "C" CinemaScore does not bode well for its future.
Jennifer Lawrence's smutty spy thriller 'Red Sparrow' took a beating at the box office over its second week. It has now gained a domestic total of $562 million, with more than a billion dollars globally. Both face formidable competition from the fifth weekend of "Black Panther", which could contend again for first place.
Mike Conaway is expected to announce Monday that the body will now begin writing its final report on its findings, CNN reported . Adam Schiff , Calif., said the sight-unseen report was a "tragic milestone" and a "capitulation to the executive branch".
Approximately 100 activists made their way from the concourse at Manchester Piccadilly onto the tracks at around 1pm. The demonstration came hours after a similar protest forced the closure of Manchester Piccadilly railway station.
Neymar, who joined Paris Saint-Germain in a Â£198 million transfer last summer, seems to regret his decision. PSG were outclassed by Real Madrid and were dumped out of the Champions League after a 5-2 defeat.
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Under World Trade Organization rules, such counter-measures have to be in place within 90 days of the US tariffs entering force. Canada and Mexico will be exempt from the tariffs initially, and Australia is optimistic that it too will gain exemption.
European steel and aluminum associations have warned that the US tariffs could cost their sectors thousands of jobs. Mr Trump said last Thursday that he is slapping tariffs of 25% on imported steel and 10% on aluminium.
Rangers' early joy lasted just eight minutes as Rogic replied in spectacular fashion, curling into the top corner from 25 yards. Celtic captain Scott Brown said he and his teammates did their talking on the pitch as they came from behind to beat Rangers.
Reports have suggested Neymar is unsettled at PSG, with Madrid regularly linked to a move for the forward since he left LaLiga. The Brazilian has been out of action since being on the end of a bad tackle against Marseille on February 25.
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