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Battle at the Box Office

Every week we dive into who won and lost at the weekend box office

Battle at the Box Office 6/19

Cars 3 took the number one spot over the weekend, despite one of the lowest ever openings for Pixar, while Rough Night tanked and All Eyez On Me and 47 Meters Down were surprisingly strong in their debuts.
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Battle at the Box Office 6/12

Wonder Woman remained on the top of the charts while The Mummy failed in the US but seems like a hit everywhere else, giving Tom Cruise his biggest ever worldwide opening.
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Battle at the Box Office 6/5

Wonder Woman destroyed the competition over the weekend with the highest ever opening for a female directed film and the 16th best opening of all time for comic book adaptations.
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Battle at the Box Office 5/29

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales took the top spot at the box office but only topped Curse of the Black Pearl as far as openings while The Rock suffered his first flop in a long time in Baywatch, which was defeated by Guardians Vol. 2 in it’s fourth weekend of release.
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Battle at the Box Office 5/22

Alien: Covenant managed to just barely beat Guardians Vol. 2 at the box office but it’s opening was way down from Prometheus’ opening back in 2012.
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Battle at the Box Office 5/15

Guardians Vol. 2 remained at the top of the box office for another weekend while King Arthur suffered a massive disaster of an opening which could potentially lose WB over $150 million.
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Battle at the Box Office 5/8

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 kicked off Summer 2017 in huge fashion with the biggest sequel improvement ever for the MCU with over $145 million and the 2nd best domestic opening of the year.
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Battle at the Box Office 5/1

The Fate of the Furious stayed on the top of the box office charts and crossed over $1 billion worldwide while limited Indian release Baahubali 2 had the biggest ever Indian film opening in the US of all time and defeated the much higher profile and star studded The Circle.
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Battle at the Box Office 4/24

Fate of the Furious easily held onto the top spot at the box office as it closed in on $1 billion worldwide while none of the new releases even made it into the top 5.
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Battle at the Box Office 4/17

Everyone expected Fate of the Furious to be huge but it blew away all expectations with the highest global opening of all time, defeating Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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