News

This weekend’s top films

This weekend’s top films

BOX OFFICE BLOCKBUSTER:Andy Serkis as Caesar in a scene from the film, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes." Photo: Associated Press

LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK – Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting July 11, led by “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters.

1. “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”………$ 75.0 million

2. “Transformers: Age of Extinction” …….$ 16.5 million

3. “Tammy”…………………………….$ 12.9 million

4. “22 Jump Street”…………………….$ 6.7 million

5. “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ …………$ 5.9 million

6. “Earth to Echo”……………………..$ 5.5 million

7. “Deliver Us From Evil”……………….$ 4.7 million

8. “Maleficent”………………………..$ 4.2 million

9. “Begin Again”……………………….$ 2.9 million

10. “Jersey Boys”……………………….$ 2.5 million

Latest Stories

in Sports

Nadal withdraws from Toronto, Cincinnati events

nadal

Rafa Nadal will miss two U.S. Open tune-up events due to a wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title defense at the year's final grand slam.

in Entertainment

Chris Pratt goes from slob to heartthrob

chrispratt

With a more buff physique than his character Andy Dwyer on "Parks and Recreation," Pratt combines cocky and dorky into an unlikely leader of a band of outcasts bent on saving the galaxy.

in National

Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop being mad all the time’

obama

The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."

in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

City Police Need Help Locating Albemarle Man

Smith Reg Juan Antonio 73014

Charlottesville Police need your help finding an Albemarle County man.

in Viral Videos

Little girl doesn’t want her brother to grow up

Sister Grows Up

Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.