Godzilla vs Kong remained at the top of the box office for another weekend and, despite the strained conditions in the theatrical industry, it has topped the worldwide box office total of Godzilla: King of the Monsters by around $7 million and counting.
Godzilla vs Kong was the Alpha Titan of the box office over the weekend with the biggest debut in theaters since the pandemic began and topping Godzilla: King of the Monster’s opening weekend if you take Godzilla vs Kong’s five-day opening total.
Nobody took the top spot at the box office with one of the strongest openings since the pandemic started in another sign that the theatrical business is slowly recovering while Godzilla vs Kong had a huge opening in China ahead of this week’s US release.
Raya and the Last Dragon remained at the top of the box office this past weekend as the theatrical movie industry slowly begins to rebuild with theaters in NYC and California beginning to reopen and allow limited capacity, adding theaters to many of the wide releases currently playing.
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