Captain Marvel was the #1 film domestically with $155 million and its $455 million worldwide take makes it the biggest opening ever for a movie toplined by an actress (the previous record holder was Beauty and the Beastwith $355 million). Coming in a distant second was How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. Here’s the top 10:
Captain Marvel – Brie Larson headlined feature makes $153 million.
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – animated feature takes in $14.7 million.
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral– Comedy grosses $12 million and to date it’s made $45 million domestically.
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part – Latest lego installment collects $3.8 million.
Alita: Battle Angel – Epic fantasy feature makes $3.2 million
Green Book – Best picture winner collects $2.4 million.
Isn’t It Romantic – Rebel Wilson comedy grosses $2.4 million.
Fighting with My Family – Wrestling feature collects $2.1 million.
How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden Worldwas the #1 film of the weekend, taking in $30 million. Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral was also a blockbuster hit with a $27 million debut. This weekend’s top 10:
How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – Animated film takes in $30 million.
Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral – Comedy debuts with $27 million.
How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World smoked the competition with a $55.5 million debut, besting Alita: Battle Angel(#2, $12 million) and The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part(#3, $10 million). Here’s this weekend’s top 10:
How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World– Animated film’s $55.5 million debut proves the franchise, even with its supposed last installment, continues to prosper.
Alita: Battle Angel – James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez collaboration takes in $12 million in its second weekend. Internationally, the feature has amassed over $202 million.
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part – Animated feature takes in $10 million.
Fighting with My Family – Dwayne Johnson produced feature makes $8 million.
Isn’t It Romantic– Romantic comedy spoof makes $7.5 million.
What Men Want– Taraji P. Henson headlined feature chimes in with $5.2 million.
Happy Death Day 2 U– Feature collects $4.9 million.
Cold Pursuit – Liam Neeson film makes $3.3 million.
The Upside – Drama amasses $3.2 million worth of business.
Run the Race– Faith based drama makes $2.2 million.
The good news is that Alita: Battle Angel was the #1 film in the nation, and its four day total over President’s Day Weekend is $41.7 million (it made $27.8 million over the weekend). Unfortunately, the movie cost $200 million, and the feature’s chances of making a sizable profit are slim to none (Deadlinereports that it must generate $350-400 million worth of box office to break even!). The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part was #2 with $21.2 million. Here’s the top 10:
Alita: Battle Angel – Robert Rodriguez and James Cameron’s collaboration takes in $27.8 million.
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part– Franchise is going strong with $21.2 million.
Isn’t It Romantic – Rebel Wilson comedy collects $14.2 million.