“The Martian” is still tops at the box office earned a solid $37 million in its second week in theaters, nabbing the top spot once more. Its domestic total now stands at $108.7 million.”Hotel Transylvania 2″ took second place. “Pan” came in at No. 3. Nancy Meyers’ workplace comedy “The Intern” earned $8.7 million, and the border thriller “Sicario” brought in $7.4 million, rounding out the top five.
“Pan” is a huge disappointment – The fantasy cost an estimated $150 million to produce, but only earned $15.5 million in its opening weekend, and terrible reviews. It’s supposed to be about the origin of Peter Pan, but people must think it’s about a frying pan.
And Conan O’Brien is taking his show on the road again. This time to Armenia. Last year, Conan went to Cuba for an episode that went over well. And before that, he spent a week in Toronto, which helped put this city on the map. The only thing most people known about Armenia is that it’s where the Kardashians originate, which is reason enough to stay away.
Who knows if Johnny Depp will ever win an Oscar, but he says he doesn’t want one. Ever. Depp was at the London Film Festival Sunday for the topning of Black Mass, which is getting Oscar buzz for his portrayal of Whitey Buger. He’s been nominated for Best Actor 3 times before: for Neverland, Sweeney Todd and Pirates of Carribean. He says the main reason is that he wouldn’t want to have to talk, and also that he doesn’t like the idea of being in competition with anybody.