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Weekend Box Office: ‘The Purge’ Scares Away the Competition

It was a great weekend for thrill-seekers, as the small budget The Purge made back its budget and then some to take the weekend box office’s top spot. According to The Hollywood ReporterThe Purge, starring Ethan Hawke, took in $36.4 million against its $3 million budget.

The Purge wasn’t Universal’s only success this weekend, as Fast &

By: Robert Kessler / June 9, 2013

Ethan Hawke’s ‘The Purge’ Tops Friday Box Office With $16.7M

The weekend’s not over yet, but Ethan Hawke’s new thriller is in pretty good shape to take top spot.

The Purge grossed some $16.7 million on opening day Friday, beating fellow newcomer The Internship ($6.6 million), starring Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Directed by James DeMonaco,…

By: Peggy Truong / June 8, 2013

The Scariest Nights In Movie History

Some horror movies build the terror over the course of days, weeks or even years.  But the scary flicks we like the most tend to take place over the course of a single fright filled evening.

In today’s gallery, we invite you to check out the most terrifying movies that take place over

By: Scott Bernberg / June 5, 2013