PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The animated threequel, Cars 3, drove away from the pack and finished first at the box office on its debut weekend, earning an estimated $54-million.
Second place went to the hit holdover, Wonder Woman, the leader of the last two weekends, which took in another $41-million.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Flood Warnings Still In Effect For New Jersey Counties As Storm Moves Through
Three other new attractions finished in the top ten:
The Tupac Shakur biodrama, All Eyez on Me, was third with $27-million.READ MORE: Police: 18-Year-Old Zion Davis-Shelton Fatally Shot In Wilmington, Delaware
The shark thriller, 47 Meters Down, was fifth with $12-million.
And the bachelorette-party comedy, Rough Night, was seventh with $8-million.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Urges People To Use Common Sense As State Of Emergency Remains In Effect
Overall, industry-wide totals were well above those of last weekend as well as those of a year ago.