72°

Topics

Stanley Tucci
Box office: 'Transformers' roars with $8.75 million on Thursday
Box office: 'Transformers' roars with $8.75 million on Thursday

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" has begun its box-office fight. The Paramount Pictures film grossed a studio-estimated $8.75 million in ticket sales in the United States on Thursday night, marking a robust start in its race to become the biggest box-office opener of the year. However, there's no guarantee it will hit the $100-million milestone this weekend. Michael Bay's fourth "Transformers" movie, which cost $210 million to make and runs two hours and 45 minutes, could be the first movie of 2014 to hit the $100-million mark in its first three days in release in the United States and Canada, if it does as well as analysts had predicted going into the weekend. Paramount Pictures...

Loading