Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum’s 21 Jump Street easily took home the top spot at the box office in its opening weekend, grossing $35 million.
Disney’s big-budget action-adventure John Carter grossed $30.6 million in its opening weekend at the North American box office, coming in second behind Universal Pictures’ Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax.
The Technicolor adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax lacks the impact of the classic children’s book, weighing down its ageless environmental message with groan-inducing dialogue and silly excuses for musical numbers.
Universal Pictures has debuted the full-length U.S. theatrical trailer for Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, the 3D-animated adaptation of the beloved 1971 children’s book. The film, which stars Danny DeVito, Zac Efron, Ed Helms and Taylor Swift, opens March 2.