The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

Robinson tribute '42' scores rare hit for baseball movies; 'Pines' cracks top 10

Chadwick Boseman plays Jackie Robinson in a scene from "42," the most popular film at the weekend box office.
Chadwick Boseman plays Jackie Robinson in a scene from "42," the most popular film at the weekend box office.
Text Size: A | A

Baseball has scored a rare hit in Hollywood, while another American institution — Tom Cruise — has delivered his latest hit overseas. The Jackie Robinson tale “42” took in $27.3 million to claim the weekend box-office championship domestically, according to studio estimates Sunday. The film has yet to open overseas, where the sport is a harder sell. But Cruise knocked it out of the park with a $61.1 million international launch in 52 countries for ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement