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#Box Office

# box-office - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

No Time to Die takes in €1.73 million at the Irish box office in opening weekend
# James Bond
# James Bond

No Time to Die takes in €1.73 million at the Irish box office in opening weekend

Oct 5th 2021, 2:34 PM 11,579 Views 22 Comments

It had the biggest ever Bond opening weekend to date.

# box-office - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Three films from 2019 among highest grossing movies of all time in Ireland
# Box Office
# Box Office

Three films from 2019 among highest grossing movies of all time in Ireland

Jan 8th 2020, 10:55 AM 26,628 Views 18 Comments

Annual box office revenue for 2019 is expected to total €117.4m.

# box-office - Monday 19 August, 2019

Over 800,000 people tuned in to Tipperary's emphatic All-Ireland final victory
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

Over 800,000 people tuned in to Tipperary's emphatic All-Ireland final victory

Aug 19th 2019, 4:36 PM 5,770 Views 9 Comments

The All-Ireland camogie semi-finals attracted impressive audience figures for RTÉ as well.

# box-office - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Avengers: Endgame smashes Irish records with €4.46 million opening weekend
# Avengers
# Avengers

Avengers: Endgame smashes Irish records with €4.46 million opening weekend

Apr 30th 2019, 8:57 AM 12,921 Views 31 Comments

The film has become the biggest opening weekend box office hit in 44 countries.

# box-office - Saturday 13 October, 2018

James Lowe, the fan favourite who is box office on and off the pitch
# J Lowe
From The42
# J Lowe

James Lowe, the fan favourite who is box office on and off the pitch

Oct 13th 2018, 7:15 AM 13,979 Views 10 Comments

The Kiwi wing was in flying form during and after Leinster’s win over Wasps.

# box-office - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'He's one of those world-class players': Leinster's Kiwi magician a joy to behold
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

'He's one of those world-class players': Leinster's Kiwi magician a joy to behold

Oct 7th 2018, 11:08 AM 14,279 Views 43 Comments

James Lowe’s moments of brilliance proved the difference as Leinster continued their recent dominance over Munster.

# box-office - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Stunning action and 13 new champions make for memorable Elite finals night at National Stadium
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

Stunning action and 13 new champions make for memorable Elite finals night at National Stadium

Feb 24th 2018, 11:34 PM 6,941 Views 2 Comments

It was a cracking National Senior Elite finals night on Dublin’s South Circular Road.

# box-office - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'Andy Lee can't be killed!': For director Jay Bulger, CounterPunch saw a remarkable story come full circle
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

'Andy Lee can't be killed!': For director Jay Bulger, CounterPunch saw a remarkable story come full circle

Jul 22nd 2017, 1:20 PM 22,127 Views 3 Comments

Director and Rolling Stone journalist Jay Bulger wants to create boxing’s own ‘Boyhood’ after the success of his recent Netflix documentary, which featured a cameo from Ireland’s Andy Lee.

# box-office - Monday 10 July, 2017

Done deal: Romelu Lukaku has officially signed for Manchester United
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

Done deal: Romelu Lukaku has officially signed for Manchester United

Jul 10th 2017, 5:30 PM 13,250 Views 48 Comments

The 24-year-old has signed a five year contract.

# box-office - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat
# Derry
# Derry

Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat

Apr 19th 2017, 5:48 PM 20,129 Views 18 Comments

The boy had been going to see the new Smurfs film with his family.

# box-office - Saturday 3 December, 2016

McGregor claims he remains two-weight champion and Mayweather is scared
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

McGregor claims he remains two-weight champion and Mayweather is scared

Dec 3rd 2016, 10:15 AM 9,074 Views 13 Comments

Your move, Floyd.

# box-office - Saturday 20 August, 2016

A litany of high-profile stars clash in MLS tonight - with two frenemies coming face to face
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

A litany of high-profile stars clash in MLS tonight - with two frenemies coming face to face

Aug 20th 2016, 10:19 AM 4,515 Views 1 Comment

It’s the first time Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard will play each other since joining Major League Soccer.

# box-office - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

'Paul Pogba ticks all the boxes in an unpredictable market', admits Arsene Wenger
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

'Paul Pogba ticks all the boxes in an unpredictable market', admits Arsene Wenger

Aug 10th 2016, 2:08 PM 7,655 Views 48 Comments

The Arsenal boss has expressed his ‘guilt’ over Leicester winning the Premier League last season.

# box-office - Friday 1 July, 2016

Scarlett Johansson is now the top-grossing actress ever
# Scarlett Johansson
# Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson is now the top-grossing actress ever

Jul 1st 2016, 9:04 AM 16,818 Views 48 Comments

She is tenth overall.

# box-office - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Constipated hurling to two-trick ponies: 10 most controversial moments on The Sunday Game
# Sound Bites
From The42
# Sound Bites

Constipated hurling to two-trick ponies: 10 most controversial moments on The Sunday Game

May 15th 2016, 4:06 PM 15,008 Views 8 Comments

The Sunday Game returns tonight and it has provided us with its fair share of memorable moments over the years.

# box-office - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Batman v Superman had the best Easter weekend opening EVER at the box office
# Smashing Records
# Smashing Records

Batman v Superman had the best Easter weekend opening EVER at the box office

Mar 29th 2016, 7:50 AM 15,555 Views 43 Comments

Its debut broke records, despite some decidedly negative reviews.

# box-office - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Star Wars has just blasted its way through Irish box office records
# Force Is Strong
# Force Is Strong

Star Wars has just blasted its way through Irish box office records

Dec 22nd 2015, 11:34 AM 14,357 Views 53 Comments

The film could push Avatar for the biggest ever globally.

# box-office - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Dublin is getting a new cinema and 65 new jobs
# Opening Weekend
# Opening Weekend

Dublin is getting a new cinema and 65 new jobs

Sep 17th 2015, 2:16 PM 22,814 Views 21 Comments

Odeon are opening in Finglas.

# box-office - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Can you guess what the biggest film of the summer was?
# En-raptored
# En-raptored

Can you guess what the biggest film of the summer was?

Sep 5th 2015, 5:42 PM 15,643 Views 7 Comments

We bet you can’t. (Not really).

# box-office - Monday 16 February, 2015

Fifty Shades of Grey had the 10th biggest opening weekend in Irish box-office history
# Hot Watch
# Hot Watch

Fifty Shades of Grey had the 10th biggest opening weekend in Irish box-office history

Feb 16th 2015, 8:36 PM 19,943 Views 67 Comments

It still has nothing on Harry and Hermione.

# box-office - Thursday 12 February, 2015

After another boxing debacle, Sonny Bill will finally be back to being Sonny Bill on Saturday
# Return Of The King
From The42
# Return Of The King

After another boxing debacle, Sonny Bill will finally be back to being Sonny Bill on Saturday

Feb 12th 2015, 4:36 PM 8,435 Views 4 Comments

Super Rugby is back and so is SBW.

# box-office - Monday 19 January, 2015

Here is why everyone is making a fuss over American Sniper
# American Sniper
From The Daily Edge
# American Sniper

Here is why everyone is making a fuss over American Sniper

Jan 19th 2015, 11:43 AM 7,092 Views 2 Comments

The divisive film set several box office records over the weekend.

# box-office - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Irish Film Board wants more government money for the movie business
# Scannán
# Scannán

Irish Film Board wants more government money for the movie business

Jan 14th 2015, 4:50 PM 5,504 Views 19 Comments

Chairman of the IFB Bill O’Herlihy says more can be done to improve the film industry.

# box-office - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Sony is expanding the number of places where The Interview can be seen
# Box Office
# Box Office

Sony is expanding the number of places where The Interview can be seen

Dec 31st 2014, 7:21 PM 6,699 Views 17 Comments

There’s no such thing as bad publicity.

# box-office - Monday 29 December, 2014

More than 2 million people have watched The Interview so far
# Box Office
# Box Office

More than 2 million people have watched The Interview so far

Dec 29th 2014, 11:59 AM 8,846 Views 20 Comments

The controversial comedy has made more than $17 million since its release.

# box-office - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Roy Keane: 'I've had the Celebrity Big Brother offers and the jungle stuff'
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

Roy Keane: 'I've had the Celebrity Big Brother offers and the jungle stuff'

Oct 30th 2014, 12:13 PM 7,471 Views 10 Comments

The Republic of Ireland assistant coach also revealed he’s not a fan of Gone Girl.

# box-office - Monday 27 October, 2014

Ferdinand and McGregor among speakers confirmed for Web Summit
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

Ferdinand and McGregor among speakers confirmed for Web Summit

Oct 27th 2014, 7:10 PM 18,263 Views 17 Comments

Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley will also appear at next month’s event.

# box-office - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Guess how many people paid to see Kevin Costner's new film in the UK last weekend?
# Box Office Bomb
From The Daily Edge
# Box Office Bomb

Guess how many people paid to see Kevin Costner's new film in the UK last weekend?

Oct 9th 2014, 5:29 PM 16,970 Views 17 Comments

Hint: not very many.

# box-office - Monday 28 July, 2014

LeBron James' homecoming to be against the NBA champs - reports
# Must See TV
From The42
# Must See TV

LeBron James' homecoming to be against the NBA champs - reports

Jul 28th 2014, 5:49 PM 3,810 Views 3 Comments

The Boston Globe has predicted that ‘King James’ and his new, old team will welcome San Antonio to Cleveland.

# box-office - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Calvary the most successful Irish film this year, grossing €1.5m
# Box Office
# Box Office

Calvary the most successful Irish film this year, grossing €1.5m

May 13th 2014, 2:30 PM 9,959 Views 38 Comments

The movie is also the fifth highest grossing film to go on general release in Ireland.

# box-office - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

7 brilliant covers of Let It Go that you absolutely must hear
# Conceal Don't Feel
From The Daily Edge
# Conceal Don't Feel

7 brilliant covers of Let It Go that you absolutely must hear

Jan 14th 2014, 8:30 PM 3,120 Views 0 Comments

Let it goooooooo, let it goooooo. The cold never bothered us anyway.

# box-office - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

15 moments to remember from The Sunday Game in 2013
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

15 moments to remember from The Sunday Game in 2013

Dec 25th 2013, 10:00 PM 23,938 Views 13 Comments

It’s not on TV tonight but here’s the recap of the big incidents throughout the summer.

# box-office - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Setanta Sports buy rights for O'Neill and Keane's first away game in Poland
# Box Office
From The42
# Box Office

Setanta Sports buy rights for O'Neill and Keane's first away game in Poland

Nov 7th 2013, 12:13 PM 4,005 Views 16 Comments

There’ll be no sing-song in Poznan this time though.

# box-office - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Skyfall is the UK's biggest film of all time
# Skyfall
From The Daily Edge
# Skyfall

Skyfall is the UK's biggest film of all time

Dec 5th 2012, 6:00 PM 5,352 Views 16 Comments

In Ireland, it is the biggest film of the year so far, taking in €5.7 million.

# box-office - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Taken 2 tops North American box office on debut
# I Will Find You...
# I Will Find You...

Taken 2 tops North American box office on debut

Oct 7th 2012, 7:09 PM 13,812 Views 36 Comments

Liam Neeson’s Taken 2 brought in around $50 million at the US box office this weekend.

# box-office - Monday 30 April, 2012

The Avengers smashes overseas box office
# A Marvel
From The Daily Edge
# A Marvel

The Avengers smashes overseas box office

Apr 30th 2012, 7:40 PM 5,464 Views 17 Comments

Ahead of US opening the new comic book action hero movie pulls in the numbers.

# box-office - Sunday 25 March, 2012

The Hunger Games takes record $155 million in opening weekend
# Box Office
# Box Office

The Hunger Games takes record $155 million in opening weekend

Mar 25th 2012, 8:30 PM 7,617 Views 32 Comments

The film had the third-highest grossing opening weekend ever behind behind last year’s Harry Potter finale and The Dark Knight.

# box-office - Saturday 24 March, 2012

The Hunger Games set record with US box office opening
# The Reaping
From The Daily Edge
# The Reaping

The Hunger Games set record with US box office opening

Mar 24th 2012, 5:47 PM 5,327 Views 25 Comments

The much-hyped film set in a dystopian future looks set to make over $100 million in its opening weekend.

# box-office - Thursday 3 November, 2011

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday
# Sneak Peek
From The Daily Edge
# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday

Nov 3rd 2011, 1:00 PM 544 Views 1 Comment

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

# box-office - Monday 18 July, 2011

Sarah Palin biopic takes just $75,000 on opening weekend
# Palin
From The Daily Edge
# Palin

Sarah Palin biopic takes just $75,000 on opening weekend

Jul 18th 2011, 1:04 PM 2,073 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, Harry Potter was smashing box office records. Although the Palin biopic, The Undefeated, was only released in certain theatres.

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