The tentpole's worldwide take totaled $14.8 million on Monday. It's a climactic moment in the film preceded by roughly 10 seconds of silence-but, apparently, several moviegoers interpreted Johnson's creative decision as a technical glitch or premature end to the movie.
In Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.
Warning: This article contains spoilers for "Star Wars:The Last Jedi". Writer and director Rian Johnson turned in a mature story that moved the Star Wars plot forward in a lot of unexpected ways. Debuting in a distant second place was Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle with a decent $55.4 million to show for its opening weekend. The threequel brought back the Bellas singing group with Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp and Hana Mae Lee reprising their roles. The latter is going to be a very busy market this week with Jumanji, Coco and countryman Hugh Jackman's The Greatest Showman all taking their Oz bows. "Pitch Perfect 3 " also opened with $9.8 million in 14 global markets. Pitch Perfect 2, directed by Elizabeth Banks, followed on May 15, 2015 and rang up an outstanding $69 million in its first weekend. Downsizing opened in seventh place with $4.6 million and is expected to finish around $6 million domestically by Christmas night. Since its debut, the film has earned $163.5 million through Monday in North America. This year is especially important if the revenue gap at the domestic box office is to come in only 1 or 2 percent behind 2016's record $11.4 billion.
These three new releases collectively earned less than "The Last Jedi" since opening on Friday. The comedy Father Figures made a laughable $5.5 million in its first week of release, which was good enough for a tie Darkest Hour, but was more than likely disappointing for a film the studio probably expected better results from as it looks to disappear from the top ten next week altogether.
And the third weekend of Guillermo del Toro's "The Shape of Water" earned $4.3 million, with a total of nearly $8.9 million through Monday.
Trump's lawyers continue to predict that Mueller is wrapping up his probe as it relates to anyone in the White House. The dossier was compiled by retired British intelligence officer Christopher Steele .
Highlighting its growing ambitions in Internet-connected home devices, Amazon has acquired wireless security camera startup Blink. The main difference is that Blink's products work wirelessly, while Amazon's existing options usually need to be plugged in.
Monday was a working day in Russian Federation because Orthodox Christmas is celebrated on January 7, according to Reuters . Passengers on-board and people walking on the steps near the Slavyansky Boulevard metro station were killed, police said.
They discovered heavy fire in the victim's apartment, according to a press release from the state fire marshal's office. At about 8:45 a.m., firefighters extinguished a suspicious residential fire in the 1700 block of Dale Avenue.
Punch, block, and dodge your way up the ranks with simple one-hand touch controls and fast action gameplay. We tried the game out and found that it is indeed the full Civilization VI experience, as promised.
The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5 percent of all eligible AmazonSmile purchases to The Salvation Army. For me it's just the joy you get of seeing folk enjoy themselves and seeing folk enjoy each other's company.
The total capacity of each AC train suburban local is 5964 passengers, with 1028 seating capacity and 4936 standing capacity. A Mumbai Urban Transport Plan (MUTP) surcharge and Goods and Service Tax (GST) of 5% is levied separately on the final fare.
McAllister is a firm fan of the Egyptian and sees shades of Barcelona great Messi in how Salah moves the ball at his feet. Alexis Sanchez pulled one back on 53 minutes before Granit Xhaka equalised with a long range goal.
Investigators with the sheriff's office are warning residents no to engage with the risky animal if they come across it. Sheriff Mitch Williams says anyone seeing the second dog, a brown pit bull, are asked to call law enforcement.
Anyone with information should call 911 to contact local police or call the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1171. Police say Viktor Bandurovskiy is driving a white 2008 Scion TC bearing Arkansas plate 940 MNT.
Opponents say such a law would damage doctor-patient relationships and does nothing to improve lives of those with Down syndrome. The American Civil Liberties Union of OH calls the legislation unconstitutional and says it's determining its next steps.
A wintry mix descended on the Tri-State Area on Christmas Eve night, prompting a winter weather advisory for parts of the area. That snow led to many slick areas around the area last evening and roads are still covered in many areas this morning.
No other country has their embassy for Israel in Jerusalem, though the Czech Republic has said it is considering such a move. Despite an global backlash, President Donald Trump recently recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , The Hill noted .
He said: "For someone to be found guilty of drug smuggling they have to be aware that they are possessing narcotics". The woman is being held in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, where she was arrested at the airport on October 9.
"Occasions like Christmas remind us to rekindle the spirit of harmony, brotherhood & lead a virtuous life. In Gulmarg's Saint Mary's church, Santa Claus distributed chocolates and candies among the children.
She stood out as truly newsworthy in February when she supported Bernie Sanders for president. "She's fighting", the mom said. The family of Erica Garner confirmed that she suffered a heart attack on December 23 and her condition has not improved.
She will join the Queen and other members of the royal family for Christmas Day celebrations on the Sandringham estate in Norfolk. One of the photographs show Prince Harry and Markle in a more formal pose, sitting closely on steps, hand gently in hand.
North Korea on November 29 said it successfully tested a new ICBM that put the U.S. mainland within range of its nuclear weapons. The other was the "testing of a long-range ICBM", the implication being this had been achieved with the most recent launch.
Sanchez said the driver was coming home from a party, where "he had obviously had too much to drink and maybe too much to smoke". Another CHP officer was injured. "Andrew was a great man who loved his job and loved his family" said CHP Captain Tim Pearson.
The tweet was subsequently deleted, but you can see a screenshot here. "#JulianAssange has been deleted off of twitter". There was no confirmation that Assange authored the alternative account and it was later suspended by Twitter.
China's foreign ministry said it hoped all parties would implement the resolution and urged all sides to exercise restraint. During a series of conversations with troops, the topic of North Korea was mentioned, the Associated Press reported .
Bogdanovich, like a lot of long-time iPhone owners believes this tactic is a ploy by Apple to convince people to buy new phones. Apple has admitted to deliberately slowing down the operation of older phones to avoid them from shutting down unexpectedly.