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'Oz the Great and Powerful': 2013's Highest-Grossing Film!

'Oz the Great and Powerful': 2013's Highest-Grossing Film!

Oz the Great and Powerful has topped this weekend’s box office for the second week in a row, earning $42.2 million!

According to THR, the flick – which stars James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, and Mila Kunis – is now the highest-grossing film of 2013 with a domestic total of $145 million.

Coming in at number two was the Halle Berry and Abigail Breslin thriller The Call, which earned $17.1 million in its first week of release.

The number three slot went to Steve Carell‘s magician-themed The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, which grossed $10 million.

Rounding out the top five were Jack the Giant Slayer and Identity Thief, which made $6.2 million and $4.5 million, respectively.

Opening in limited release, Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez, and Ashley Benson‘s new flick Spring Breakers grossed $270,000 in just three theaters, for a huge $90,000 per theater average.

WHAT DID YOU SEE at the movies this weekend??

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9 Comments

# 1

So sad :( Parents need to stop abusing there children with such bull movies!

# 2

UGH. James Franco looked like he had a disease in that movie, his face was so messed up.

# 3

@sam: That is his normal face, he was never a good looking man

# 4

@sam: I agree, he isn’t handsome like he was during the early 2000s when Spider-Man came out.
He honestly looks terrible for 34. He could look very handsome if he cleaned up more. His choice in movie roles have also worsened.

# 5

Well something must be right to make it the highest grossing movie
In one week! Peoples looks don’t matter in the movies .. Performance
Does..if you look at James Frsnco’s imdb page this is his first mainstream. Movie, now he is in another main stream movie called
Spring break ..with Selena Gomez…competing againest each other!

Fab movie young children can see it and enjoy it!

# 6

Saw the movie..didn’t really like it.

# 7
Sweetness @ 03/17/2013 at 4:33 pm

This is stupid. It’s March all the biggest block busting money making films won’t be out till Memorial Day and the summer..Has Star Trek been released or IronMan 3..this is like saying a film making $50 Million in the first week of January is the highest grossing film of 2013…should that statement wait till December 31 2013..to calculate the highest grossing film of 2013?
and btw I saw the film online it’s a kid’s movie but the acting was Twilight level.

# 8
55vineyard @ 03/18/2013 at 12:58 am

Sadly it is shaping up to be another crummy year for movies although I have seen trailers for one or two that look interesting. Will almost never see sequels or remakes (OK Toy Story and Shrek were exceptions to my general rule.

# 9

Highest grossing of 2013? Well we’re only in March, and it must have been a rather lacklustre start to the year if this is the highest grossing so far.
Wait until “Catching Fire” and “Man of Steel” comes out…that’ll put them in their place.

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