Mega blockbuster Frozen 2 trounced the box office competition over the Thanksgiving weekend, as it earned over $123.7 million over its five day period. On the weekend alone, it amassed over $85.2 million. The previous 5-day record holder was 2013’s The Hunger Games: Catching Fire which took in $109 million. Coming in second this weekend was Knives Out. Here’s the top 10:
Frozen 2 – The film’s temperature may be freezing but it continues to heat up with $85.2 million!
Knives Out – The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson scores with another hit, as this mystery amasses $27 million.
Ford v Ferrari– Racing feature makes $13.2 million.
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood– Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers is bringing in a solid viewership with $11.8 million.
Queen & Slim – Newcomer takes in $11.7 million.
21 Bridges – Crime thriller rakes in $5.8 million.
Playing with Fire – John Cena comedy grosses $4.2 million.
Midway – WWII epic collects $3.9 million.
Joker– Feature, which has made over $330 million domestically, checks in with $2 million.
Last Christmas – Romantic comedy collects $2 million.
As expected Frozen 2 was the #1 film over the weekend with a stellar $127 million gross. Trailing miles behind was Ford v Ferrariwhich took in $16 million, with fellow newcomer A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood coming in at #3 with $13.5 million. Here’s the top 10:
Frozen 2– Sequel takes in $127 million.
Ford v Ferrari– Racing drama collects $16 million.
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood – Tom Hanks feature makes $13.5 million.
21 Bridges – Action film rakes in $9.3 million.
Midway– WWII epic grosses $4.7 million.
Playing with Fire – John Cena comedy takes in $4.6 million.
The Good Liar – Drama grosses $3.3 million.
Charlie’s Angels – Reboot collects $3.1 million.
Last Christmas – Holiday feature takes in $3 million.
Joker – Feature, which has grossed over $326 million, collects $2.8 million.
Ford v Ferrariwas the resounding winner at the box office, as it took in $31 million. The feature, starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, has also received heaps of critical praise and it should continue to have a steady run in theaters. Coming in second was Midway with $8.75 million. Here’s the top 10:
Ford v Ferrari – Picture has a solid $31 million debut and worldwide it has made $52 million!
Midway– WWII epic takes in $8.75 million.
Charlie’s Angels– Latest iteration of the franchise debuts with $8.6 million.
Playing With Fire – John Cena comedy rakes in $8.5 million.
Last Christmas – Holiday comedy grosses $6.7 million.
Doctor Sleep– The Shining sequel collects $6.1 million.
The Good Liar– Warner Bros. flick takes $5.6 million in its first weekend.
Joker – Joaquin Phoenix hit makes $5.6 million.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil – Disney movie keeps making money with $5.2 million.
Harriet – Harriet Tubman drama grosses $4.7 million.
Riding with critical acclaim did not help Doctor Sleep take the box office crown, as that honor belongs to the $17.5 million debut of Midway. Doctor Sleep underperformed with $14.1 million. Overall it was a pretty weak weekend even with for newcomers involved in the mix. Here’s the top 10:
Midway– Epic WWII feature takes in $17.5 million.
Doctor Sleep – The Shining sequel underperforms with $14.1 million
Playing with Fire – John Cena comedy debuts with $12.8 million.
Last Christmas – Romantic comedy takes in $11.6 million in its first weekend.
Terminator: Dark Fate – Action flick collects $10.9 million and to date it has amassed $199 million worldwide.
Joker – Joaquin Phoenix’s biggest hit rakes in $9.2 million
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil– Hit film makes $8 million.
Harriet – Drama on Harriet Tubman grosses $7.2 million.
Zombieland: Double Tap– Sequel is still doing well with $4.3 million.
The Addams Family– Feature takes in $4.2 million and it has made over $91 million domestically.
Terminator: Dark Fate, budgeted at $185 million, performed below expectations as it made just $29 million at the box office. That figure was good enough for first place, with Jokercoming in at the #2 slot with $13.9 million. Here’s the top 10:
Terminator: Dark Fate– Not a good showing for the film, as it made just $29 million.
Joker – With a worldwide gross of over $878 million, Jokeris easily one of this year’s biggest hits. This weekend it takes in $13.9 million.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil – Angelina Jolie film makes $12.2 million and to date it has earned over $84 million domestically.
Harriet – Drama on Harriet Tubman takes in $12 million.
The Addams Family – Feature rakes in $8.5 million.
Zombieland: Double Tap – Sequel, which has grossed over $59.3 million domestically, collects $7.3 million
Countdown – Drama makes $5.8 million
Black and Blue – Cop thriller earns $4 million.
Motherless Brooklyn – Edward Norton feature takes in $3.6 million.
Arctic Dogs – Animated feature checks in with $3.1 million.
Joker reclaimed the top spot over the weekend as it took in $18.9 million and to date it has amassed over $277 million domestically. Coming in at number two was Maleficent: Mistress of Evilwith $18.5 million. Here’s the top 10:
Joker – Joaquin Phoenix’s decision to go the comic book route was a success. Film made $18.9 million this weekend.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil – Angelina Jolie’s latest checks in with $18.5 million.
The Addams Family – To date, the feature has made $72.8 million domestically. This weekend it makes $11.7 million.
Zombieland: Double Tap – Hit feature rakes in $11.6 million.
Countdown– Horror thriller makes $9 million.
Black and Blue – Cop movie collects $8.3 million.
Gemini Man– Action thriller has a weekend showing of $4 million.
The Lighthouse – Critically acclaimed feature makes $3.6 million.
The Current War– Feature debuts with $2.73 million