Chadwick Boseman stars in Tate Taylor's drama based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul James Brown. The film with an all-star cast including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd and Nelsan Ellis is set to hit theaters on Aug. 1.
The Aaron Paul racing pic will now have to vie with "300: Rise of an Empire" for the No. 2 spot; Tyler Perry facing worst opening of his directing career with "The Single Moms Club," while "Veronica Mars" wows in limited release. READ MORE
UPDATED: Facing a crowded marketplace for family fare, "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" opens to $32.5 million; "The Grand Budapest Hotel" makes history at the specialty box office, while Oscar best picture winner "12 Years a Slave" sees nice bump. READ MORE
UPDATED: "Mr. Peabody & Sherman," facing competition from "The Lego Movie," takes in $8 million; "12 Years a Slave" enjoys bump after its Oscar best picture win, while Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel" opens strong. READ MORE
Bullwinkle Studios and Twentieth Century Fox's animation about an accomplished dog (Ty Burrell), his boy Sherman (Max Charles) and their time machine. The film, also featuring the voices of Ariel Winter, Leslie Mann and Stanley Tucci is set to hit theaters on March 7, 2014. READ MORE
Mr. Peabody must fix the course of history when Sherman takes a trip back in time.