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Tom Hanks and Century Fox

post: The Sony Pictures release is now approaching 300 million domestically and, after grossing 40 million in China this weekend, a worldwide total of 667 million, according to The Chronicle Herald. Coming closest was Steven Spielberg's Pentagon Papers drama The Post, starring Streep as Washington Post publisher Katharine Graham and Tom Hanks as editor Ben Bradlee. Jumanji easily remained the no. 1 film in North America despite an onslaught of new challengers, according to studio estimates Sunday. Twentieth Century Fox is forecasting 18.6 million for the weekend and 22.2 million for the four-day holiday. Made for about 50 million and fast-tracked after the election of President Donald Trump, The Post is considered by many a timely commentary on the power of the press, and a rebuke of Trump from some of Hollywood's biggest names. It's a solid result for The Post in its nationwide expansion following several weeks of limited release. ( As reported in the news.