#BOXOFFICE: “FORD V FERRARI” ZOOMS AHEAD IN DEBUT
TIFF ’19 selection FORD v FERRARI takes the top of the Box Office with $28 million from 3,528 theatres for Disney. The James Mangold Drama starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, gets 92% on the Tomatometer and an A+ CinemaScore.
In second is CHARLIE’S ANGELS with $12 million from 3,452 theatres in its opening for Sony Pictures. The Reboot from Elizabeth Banks, gets 58% on the Tomatometer and a B+ CinemaScore.
In third is last week’s champ MIDWAY with $9 million for Lionsgate Films/Elevation Pictures. Since its release, it has grossed $34.4 million.
PLAYING WITH FIRE is in fourth with $7 million, a total of $22.1 in its second week for Paramount Pictures.
THE GOOD LIAR opens in eighth with $6 million for Warner Bros., a 62% on the Tomatometer and a B CinemaScore for the Thriller starring Ian McKellen and Helen Mirrren.
TERMINATOR: DARK FATE rounds things out with $4.9 million for Paramount Pictures, a total $52.5 since its opening.