Jurassic World

LONDON | Giant statue of bare-chested Jeff Goldblum pops up in London

LONDON — Londoners and tourists alike have been bemused to find a giant statue of a bare-chested Jeff Goldblum next to the city’s iconic Tower Bridge. The 25-foot (7.6-meter) statue, depicting the actor in the reclining pose he made famous in “Jurassic Park,” is meant to mark that film’s 25th anniversary. Sky’s subscription service Now … Continue reading LONDON | Giant statue of bare-chested Jeff Goldblum pops up in London

NEW YORK | ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ buzzes to $76 million debut

NEW YORK— Despite its heroes’ diminutive size, “Ant-Man and the Wasp” opened with typical Marvel might at the box office, with an estimated $76 million in ticket sales. According to studio estimates Sunday, the “Ant-Man” sequel easily surpassed the $57 million debut of the 2015 original in North America. The 20th film in the Marvel … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ buzzes to $76 million debut

LOS ANGELES | ‘Jurassic World 2’ takes No. 1 again

LOS ANGELES — The “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” dinosaurs are ruling the box office for the second weekend in a row. Studios on Sunday estimate that the blockbuster sequel earned $60 million in its second weekend in North American theaters, bringing its domestic total to $264.8 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $932.4 million to … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | ‘Jurassic World 2’ takes No. 1 again

NEW YORK | Box office top 20: ‘Jurassic World’ debuts with $148M

NEW YORK (AP) — “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” was never expected to approach the record-setting heights of 2015’s “Jurassic World,” but it still took a mighty bite out of the box office with a $148 million debut, according to final ticket sales figures Monday. The opening proved that the 25-year-old “Jurassic Park” franchise remains a … Continue reading NEW YORK | Box office top 20: ‘Jurassic World’ debuts with $148M

NEW YORK | ‘Jurassic World’ sequel stomps its way to $150 million debut

NEW YORK (AP) — The dinosaurs still rule the box office. “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” surpassed expectations to open with an estimated $150 million in ticket sales in U.S. and Canada theaters over the weekend. While that total didn’t approach the record-breaking debut of 2015’s “Jurassic” reboot, it proved the franchise still roars loudly among … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘Jurassic World’ sequel stomps its way to $150 million debut

HONOLULU | Jurassic World crew reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

HONOLULU (AP) — The lava pours from the ceilings. It explodes from the mountaintop. It creeps, then pours and roars down the mountainside as people frantically try to escape — with dinosaurs chasing after them. It’s the opening act of a major summer blockbuster, but the eruption part is reality for people who live under … Continue reading HONOLULU | Jurassic World crew reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

‘Jurassic World’ comes alive at Philadelphia exhibit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dinosaurs in museums tend to be of the fossilized variety, but a new exhibit in Philadelphia is bringing the creatures and their world to life. “Jurassic World: The Exhibition” opens at the Franklin Institute on Friday. Based on the blockbuster dinosaur movie franchise, the experience mixes the vibe of a theme park … Continue reading ‘Jurassic World’ comes alive at Philadelphia exhibit