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‘The Forever Purge’ Officially Pulled From the July Release Calendar

'The Forever Purge' has officially been taken off of the summer release calendar and won't hit theaters on July 10, Universal announced Friday. It will be redated at a later time.

Heroes of Horror, Sci-Fi and Supervillains: The Genre Roundtable

With comic book and fantasy fare dominating the box office and TV ratings, The Hollywood Reporter gathered producers Shawn Levy ('Stranger Things'), Salim Akil ('Black Lightning'), Jason Blum ('The First Purge'), Jonathan Nolan ('Westworld'), Melissa Rosenberg ('Jessica Jones'), Robert Kirkman ('The Walking Dead') and Simon Kinberg (the X-Men films) for a thought-provoking discussion about how the geeks have come to rule Hollywood.

World Cup and Sun Hurt European Box Office

Unseasonably warm weather and a month of World Cup matches combined to knock out European theatrical returns.

The Real-World References of ‘The First Purge’

'The First Purge' takes on Donald Trump and white supremacy, showing the real-world is as scary as fiction.

Box Office: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Buzzes to $76M in U.S., $161M Globally

'Ant-Man and the Wasp' may have leveled off a bit in its North American box-office debut, but it had no trouble crushing the competition with $76 million — 33 percent ahead of the first 'Ant-Man.'

How ‘First Purge’ Takes a Hands-On Approach to Race

'The First Purge' is aligned with the black and brown perspective through and through. From its hip-hop music and recognition that a government run by middle-aged white men will always sacrifice the people of color first, Gerard McMurray’s movie is a hood film.

Box Office: July Fourth Revenue Soars 29 Percent Over 2017, Hits 5-Year High

There were major fireworks at the July Fourth box office this year as revenue reached its highest level in five years, including an uptick of nearly 29 percent the stars-and-stripes holiday in 2017.

Box Office: ‘The First Purge’ Sets Off Fireworks With $9.3M Wednesday, ‘Jurassic World 2’ Stays No. 1

Universal and Blumhouse's 'The First Purge' opened the July Fourth box office with $9.3 million, launching on the holiday to get a jump on 'Ant-Man and the Wasp.'

‘First Purge’ Director on Its Big Donald Trump Moment

'The First Purge' mocks Donald Trump's infamous 'Access Hollywood' tape in which he bragged about grabbing women "by the pussy."

Box-Office Preview: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ to Buzz Past ‘First Purge’ With $75M-$85M

Dystopian horror pic 'The First Purge' hopes to set off fireworks on Independence Day in advance of Friday's debut of the summer's latest superhero tentpole, 'Ant-Man and the Wasp.'

Movie Trailers This Week: ‘The First Purge’ Trailer Plus ‘Johnny English Strikes Again’ Debut

Elle Fanning and Nicole Kidman feature 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties,' also dropped its first trailer this week.