"Last summer, authorities began blocking pictures of Winnie the Pooh on social media given that the character has become a symbol of the resistance in China with foes of the ruling Communist Party, namely Chinese leader Xi Jinping". The movie, which carries a US$75 million production budget, has garnered mixed reviews. With his latest release, Mission: Impossible- Fallout, Cruise continued his daredevilry jumping off a building, piloting a helicopter and even performing a HALO jump.
Testament to the undimmed star power of Tom Cruise, the sixth edition of the 22-year-old Mission: Impossible franchise dominated ticket sales around the world last weekend. As expected, families made up 60% of audiences, while 56% of moviegoers were female.
"Christopher Robin" may have a hard time making up the slack overseas.
The R-rated action-comedy "The Spy Who Dumped Me" opened in third place over the weekend with $12.4 million.
Newcomer "The Darkest Minds" earned US$5.7 million when it launched on 3,127 screens. The documentary, now has a 0 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes, is the lowest wide release to date for the right-wing conservative filmmaker. It has earned 91.33 million dollars in North America through Sunday.
Disney was never intending "Robin" to make a huge dent in the box office, with its more dramatic tone it can be compared to its 2016 August release, "Pete's Dragon".
Universal's musical romantic comedy film "Mamma Mia!"
Desiree Akhavan's feature, The Miseducation of Cameron Post, marked the Top location average of any film, or $26,500, upon debuting in 2 theaters.
The Saudi-led alliance says capturing Hodeidah would cut off the main supply line of the Houthis and force the group to the negotiating table, but it has made no major gains since it launched the offensive on 12 June.
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Ryanair has said it will shift jobs and planes to more profitable areas, and threatened to move more if the strikes continue. It said on Thursday that it would contact another 3,500 passengers to inform them of 20 further cancellations on August 10.
With his first opening round in red numbers in 13 starts this season, Woods flirted with his first unblemished card since 2015. This time, it will take place on a public course, where Woods won the 2002 U.S.
He said: "I know Real Madrid would feel the same and would like to have here a world champion like (Raphael) Varane". Serbian Matic has not featured in any pre-season games, including Saturday's 4-1 friendly defeat by Liverpool .
The same way we fight for the existence of the state, we are determined to fight for the right to live in equality and dignity. The Israeli left-wing and leaders of Israel's wider Arab community have also condemned the new law.
Last month, Golf .com reported that the two sides were in negotiations for a "winner take all" match. When told of Mickelson's comments, Woods smiled and told reporters: "I'm definitely not against that.
In an interview on Tuesday - also broadcast late Friday - James told CNN he believed Trump "is kind of trying to divide us". Not long after the tweet went viral, National Basketball Association players came to James' defense.
Brent crude futures were last down 33 cents at $72.06 a barrel by 12:00pm GMT, while USA crude futures fell 55 cents to $67.11. The net imports averaged 6.44 million barrels per day last week, up by 1.35 million barrels per day from the previous week.
Soldiers at the military parade were then seen running away from an unconfirmed occurrence before the transmission was cut. However, Rodriguez said seven soldiers were injured in what he described as an attempt on Maduro's life.
Manchester United eye late deal for Chelsea's Willian
United ended their preparations for the new season in uninspiring fashion, struggling to threaten Manuel Neuer's goal. The Red Devils opened talks with Bayern over a £44m deal to bring centre-back Jerome Boateng to Old Trafford.
Pedro signs Chelsea contract extension until 2020
Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes that Maurizio Sarri will succeed at Stamford Bridge following his arrival from Napoli. Chelsea have signed just one player this summer who is likely to be directly involved in the first-team - that's Jorginho .
Magnitude seven quake strikes near Lombok
Geological Survey, struck early Sunday evening at a depth of 10.5 kilometers (6 miles) in the northern part of Lombok. A tsunami warning has been issued after a powerful natural disaster stuck the Indonesian island of Lombok near Bali.
Twenty people killed in WWII vintage plane crash
Earlier on Saturday, a small plane carrying two parents and their two children crashed in the nearby canton of Nidwalden. Police said a large rescue mission had been deployed to the scene of the crash, including five helicopters.
US Economy Adds Fewer Jobs Than Expected In July
Mining, wholesale trade, transportation and warehousing, information and financial activities remained mostly flat, the BLS said. The participation rate, or share of working-age people in jobs or actively looking, was unchanged at 62.9 percent.
Terrell Owens skipped HOF ceremony because of sportswriters
But his most powerful tribute went to his mother, whom he credited for showing him what a hard work ethic was growing up. Needless to say, Owens still holds a grudge against the sports media who determined his fate on the Hall of Fame ballot.
C.banner pulls out of House of Fraser rescue
The department store had agreed to a controversial restructuring deal with its landlords in June. The company now employs 17,500 people - 6,000 direct and 11,500 concession staff.
Donald Trump to Charles Koch: 'America First!’
On Tuesday, Trump criticized the "globalist Koch brothers" who had become a " total joke " as a result of their criticisms. Neither representatives of Koch Industries or officials from the political network responded to a request for comment.