#BOXOFFICE: “SULLY” TAKES THE TOP OF THE BOX OFFICE
We’ve been away a bit due to TIFF ’16, but we’re back with some Box Office freshness! SULLY continues its domination a second week with $22 million from 3,525 theatres for Warner Bros. Thus far it has tallied at $70.5 million across North America.
BLAIR WITCH after its Premiere at TIFF ’16, opens this weekend with $9.6 million from 3,121 theatres for eOne Films/Lionsgate Films. It gets 36% on the Tomatometer, while Audiences gave it a D+ CinemaScore.
Opening in third is BRIDGET JONES’S BABY with $9 million from 2,927 theatres for Universal Pictures. It gets mostly positive Reviews at 78% on the Tomatometer and a B+ CinemaScore.
SNOWDEN opens in fourth this weekend with $8 million from 2,444 theatres for Open Road Films/Elevation Pictures. It earns a 59% on the Tomatometer and an A CinemaScore.
THE WILD LIFE, an Animated Feature, opens in eighth with $2.6 million for Lionsgate Films from 2,493 theatres.
PETE’S DRAGON rounds-out the Top Ten for Disney with $2 million in its seventh week out. In total it has grossed $72 million over six weeks.