Man of Steel had the second highest opening for the year and the highest opening ever for June this weekend at the box office.
Out of nowhere, The Purge took the top spot at the box office with $36.4 million, one of the best horror movie openings ever.
Fast & Furious 6 remained on top despite dropping quite a bit from last weekend while Now You See Me was a surprise hit and bested After Earth, which proved that M. Night Shyamalan is pretty much box office poison at this point.
One franchise has never been stronger while one series whimpers to a close at the box office this past weekend.
Star Trek Into Darkness took the top spot at the box office, coming in right on par with the first movie while Iron Man 3 crossed the $1 billion mark worldwide.
The Great Gatsby had a solid opening but was unable to take down Iron Man 3, which is well on it’s way to earning over $1 billion worldwide.
Phase II of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is off to a great start as Iron Man 3 had the second highest opening weekend of all time, only being bested by The Avengers.
Pain & Gain took the top spot at the box office this weekend with a fairly modest opening for a Michael Bay movie while Iron Man 3 is already blowing up internationally.
Being the only new wide release, Oblivion easily took the top spot at the box office and was the best non-sequel opening for Tom Cruise.
The latest sports biopic, 42, took the top spot at the box office this weekend while Scary Movie 5 had the lowest opening for the series and Evil Dead dropped down to fifth.