"The Sisters Brothers" spins a unique Western yarn                "Colette" is another period piece showcase for Kiera Knightley                John C. Reilly looks like a late breaking Academy Award player in the Trailer for "Stan & Ollie"                Brie Larson saves the day in the First Trailer for "Captain Marvel"                The Toronto International Film Festival boosts "Green Book" with its Top Prize                Updated Academy Award predictions for early September                "White Boy Rick" is a compelling character study and period piece                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actress contenders                Shane Black gives "The Predator" his signature clever spin                Venice Film Festival award winners include "The Favourite" and "Roma"                Taking a look at potential Best Supporting Actor contenders                Watch out for Ben Foster in Best Supporting Actor for "Leave No Trace"                "The Favourite" releases a new Trailer to build off of its positive festival buzz                "All About Nina" and "Fahrenheit 11/9": Films to look forward to in September                Trailer for "The Front Runner" and Buzz from Telluride suggest another Oscar player for Jason Reitman        

The Avengers grossed an incredible $103.2 million

HollywoodNews.com: “The Avengers” grossed an incredible $103.2 million during the weekend in North America,breaking another record. Also, “The Avengers” will hit $1 billion in global box office on Sunday.

Unfortunately, the news wasn’t so good for Tim Burton and Johnny Depp’s “Dark Shadows,” which started to a $28.8 million domestically.

Below the Top-12 grossing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of Sunday, through May 11, 2012.

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