Read time: 0 minutes

Depp Flops, 'Captain America' Rules US Box-office

Hollywood heart-throb Johnny Depp suffered the worst box-office debut of his career while "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" maintained its grip on North American theaters.
Depp Flops, 'Captain America' Rules US Box-office

Via AFP:

Hollywood heart-throb Johnny Depp suffered the worst box-office debut of his career while "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" maintained its grip on North American theaters, final figures showed Monday.

Despite being one of the highest paid actors in Tinseltown, Depp's star power was unable to save $100 million science-fiction thriller "Transcendence" from crashing with just $10.9 million on its opening to take fourth spot.

It was the latest in a series of poor openings for movies starring Depp, coming hard on the heels of "The Lone Ranger," "Dark Shadows" and "The Rum Diary."

The ...

Continue reading...

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $20 for 2020? Please consider a one time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage

Comments

NOTE: We will be changing to a new commenting platform in the next couple of weeks. We will supply more details as we get closer to the change. We understand some users are having problems with comments loading and this will hopefully remedy that problem

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.