weekend box office
The suspense thriller starring Idris Elba and Taraji P. Henson opened by earning an estimated $25-million and finished first at the box office.
On a slow-as-molasses weekend at multiplexes with little in the way of new releases, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ remained in first place by default.
The comic book-generated holdover, ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ earned an estimated $18-million for a second first-place finish.
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles made it two weekends in a row as the box office champ.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the new remake of the action-adventure kidflick, earned an estimated $65-million over the weekend and claimed first place, replacing last weekend’s leader.
The science fiction sequel, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, made it two weeks in a row in first place at the box office.
The ensemble comedy sequel, ‘Think Like a Man Too,’ featuring Kevin Hart, earned an estimated $30–million on its debut weekend, grabbing the top spot at the box office.
’22 Jump Street,’ the sequel to 21 Jump Street, once again starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, jumped to a first-place finish by earning an estimated $60-million.
The suburban-conflict comedy, Neighbors, debuted with a strong first-place finish, earning an estimated, impressive $52–million.
The fantasy sequel, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, made it three weekends in a row in first place at the box office by earning an estimated $26-million in its third weekend of release.
The animated comedy Mr. Peabody & Sherman climbed into the top spot on its second weekend of release by earning an estimated $21-million.
The family movie audience just will not lego of The Lego Movie.
The animated comedy earned an estimated $49-million on its second weekend of release for another convincing first-place finish.
Moviegoers rode along with Ride Along as the new comedy earned an estimated $41-million in its weekend debut for an easy first-place finish.
The sequel, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, made it two weekends in a row on top of the heap by earning an estimated $31-million on its second weekend for another first-place finish.