Entertainment Hocus Pocus Was No. 2 at the Box Office This Weekend, Nearly 3 Decades After Original Release
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Nearly 30 years after it originally opened in theaters,was the second most-watched film at the North American box office this past weekend.
According to data from, the fan-favorite Halloween film grossed $1,925,000 across 2,570 theaters, raking in about $749 per theater. Coming in at the top spot was the -directed , which grossed $2,700,000 across 2,722 theaters.
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Following behind Hocus Pocus was the long-delayed superhero film, The New Mutants at the No. 3 spot, the Russell Crowe thriller Unhinged at No. 4 and Infidel at No. 5.
Without new theatrical releases — as most studios haveinto 2021 or later — 1993's Hocus Pocus didn't have much competition over the weekend.
Alongside Hocus Pocus, other classic films have seen limited re-releases in recent months, including Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, as well as Jaws and Jurassic Park.
The ever-popular Disney film stars, and as the Sanderson sisters, a group of witches who were conjured up in Salem in modern-day with a goal of maintaining their youth by devouring the souls of young children.
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Can you say relationship goals? Megan Fox supported boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly and his new music in more ways than one as he dropped his latest record, Tickets to My Downfall. On Friday, September 25, the Big Time Adolescence actor, 30, released a 15-track album with two brief interludes: “Kevin and Barracuda (Interlude) and “Banyan Tree (Interlude).” The first features a phone call with Kelly’s close friend Pete Davidson, while the second interlude highlights a conversation with the Transformers actress, 34. “Oh, my god. Did you drink a lot of tequila? Is that what it was?” Fox teases on the track. “Do you like, remember the stuff that you do with me? OK, I don’t know ’cause you’re so high or like, you get really drunk, so I don’t know if you remember it.” As music builds in the background, Kelly responds, “Of course I do. I cherish it. I burn other memories just to make room for those ones. … Because also if the world was coming to an end, I don’t wanna close my eyes without feeling like I lived.” The night before the album was released, the couple got cozy at a celebration dinner at The Dream Hotel in Los Angeles. Kelly wore a white jumpsuit covered in colorful writing while the New Girl alum dressed in a leather jacket and ripped black jeans. Us Weekly confirmed in June that the Midnight in the Switchgrass costars were “officially dating” and “referring to one another as boyfriend and girlfriend” after weeks of speculation.
Hocus Pocus was financial failure when it was first released, but became a Halloween favorite among families over the years thanks to countless re-airings on television. This year alone,
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Earlier this month, Midler, 74, gave an, which is scheduled to drop on Disney's official streaming platform, .
While speaking withon Wednesday, Midler said that she would "absolutely" be up for reprising her iconic role as Winifred Sanderson in the follow-up film, adding, "I can't wait to fly!"
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Lily Collins' fashionable trip to Paris, Hulu's creepy anthology series and Netflix's deep-dive into the Chris Watts murder case all made our list of must-watch programming.OK, we admit, we're definitely getting ahead of ourselves, but there's just something about the start of October that makes us want to carve pumpkins and binge on candy. For now, we'll settle on binge-watching some spooky TV offerings, including Hulu's latest anthology series that will keep you up at night.
The cult-favorite film has clearly stood the test of time and will continue to excite audiences later this month when the three main stars
Amid the ongoing, the actress' yearly costume gala will take place virtually this year, where she and her two costars will conjure up some magic throughout the evening in tribute to their Halloween film.
Though exact details of the reunion have not been released, the event is being calledand is being touted as "one of the hottest pandemic-safe Halloween events of the year."
The festivities — which will take place on Oct. 30 — will benefit theand will raise funds for their work in environmental and social justice. Midler founded the group in 1995.
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As a sophomore this past season, former No. 3 overall pick Luka Doncic averaged 28.8 points, 8.1 rebounds and 9.4 assists per game. Those are some prime LeBron James numbers from the 21-year-old guard. It came amid a season that Doncic was finally legally able to consume adult beverages in the United States. Think about that for a second.NBA odds: Giannis Antetokounmpo is a co-favoriteDating back to its inception in 1955-56, only Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain and Larry Bird have earned the NBA award in three consecutive seasons. That’s just how good the Greek Freak is at the still-young age of 25.