T.J. Miller

'Office Christmas Party' is breaking out the bubbly, snags top spot at box office

'Office Christmas Party' is breaking out the bubbly, snags top spot at box office

Cubicle dwellers nationwide may be busting out their ugly sweaters and tuning their ukuleles readying for the annual ritual that is the company holiday party. But Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Pictures are in particularly festive spirits. Their raunchy comedy, “Office Christmas Party,” snagged the top spot in the Friday box office. 

The film, which features a feel-good ensemble cast that includes T.J. Miller, Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman and Kate McKinnon, is about a company holiday bash that gets out of hand. It brought in $6.6 million as of Friday and is expected to finish the weekend at about $17 million. That’s slightly below...

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