#BOXOFFICE: “FINDING DORY” FINDS MORE SUCCESS HOLIDAY WEEKEND!
There’s just no holding a fish back! FINDING DORY this long weekend continues to dominate the Box Office in North America with $41.7 million in its third week out for Disney. Thus far it has grossed$380 million in its run.
THE LEGEND OF TARZAN certainly isn’t shamed opening in second for Warner Bros. with $38.4 million from 4,068 theatres. Critics gave it 37% on the Tomatometer, while Audiences gave the Film starring Alexander Skarsgard and Margot Robbie a great A- CinemaScore.
THE PURGE: ELECTION DAY opens in 2,796 theatres for Universal Pictures with with a stellar $31.4 million. This third installment in the series gets a 54% on the Tomatometer from Critics and solid B+ from Fans at CinemaScore.
THE BFG came with big expectations for Disney, but alas opens in fourth with $18.6 million. Critics gave it a lukewarm 71% on the Tomatometer, while Audiences enjoyed the Roald Dahl adaptation, grading it an A- CinemaScore.
INDEPENDENCE DAY: RESURGENCE lands in fifth in its second week out with $16.7 million for 20th Century Fox.
NOW YOU SEE ME 2 rounds-out the Top Ten with $2.8 million for Lionsgate Films/eOne Films. In four weeks it is just shy of the $60 million-mark.