#BOXOFFICE: “THE MARTIAN” RESURGES TO TOP OF THE BOX OFFICE
Yowza! Despite a slew of newcomers at the Box Office this weekend, none could topple former champ THE MARTIAN, which reaches the top once again in its fourth week with $15.1 million for 20th Century Fox, from 3,504 theatres. It has made $165 million in its North American run.
GOOSEBUMPS slips to second in its second week with $14.7 million for Sony Pictures, from 3,501 theatres. It has made $42.9 million thus far domestically.
BRIDGE OF SPIES is in third this weekend with $11.3 million for DreamWorks, bringing it two-week run to $32.5 million.
THE LAST WITCH HUNTER starring Vin Diesel debuts in fourth for Lionsgate Films/eOne Films with $9.5 million from 3,082 theatres. It gets a B- CinemaScore and a 15% on the Tomatometer from Critics.
Oscar-Contender STEVE JOBS expands to 2,493 theatres this weekend for Universal Pictures, not quite gaining momentum with $7.09 million in sixth. It has made $9.8 million in three weeks. Audiences gave it an A- CinemaSore and 86% on the Tomatometer.
PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: GHOST DIMENSION opens in seventh with $6.9 million for Paramount Pictures. Audiences gave it a C CinemaScore and Critics gave it a paltry 13% on the Tomatometer.
SICARIO continues to go well, rounding-out the Top Ten for eOne Films/Lionsgate Films with $2.7 million in its sixth week, bringing its tally to $39.2 million.