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Battle at the Box Office 9/13/21

September 13, 2021

Shang-Chi remained strong in its second weekend and held onto the number #1 slot at the box office while Malignant became the third recent HBO Max/theatrical hybrid release to vastly underperform compared to expectations going into the weekend.

Battle at the Box Office 8/9/21

August 9, 2021

Although it had rave reviews from critics and fans, The Suicide Squad failed to live up to expectations at the box office over the weekend (despite topping the charts), possibly due to a combination of increased concern over the Delta variant, the R rating, and the simultaneous streaming on HBO Max.

Battle at the Box Office 8/2/21

August 2, 2021

Jungle Cruise easily took the top spot at the box office over the weekend with over $60 million worldwide and an additional $30 million from Disney+ while The Green Knight also had a strong opening for distributor A24.

Battle at the Box Office 7/5/21

July 5, 2021

Universal took all three of the top slots on the box office charts for this past holiday weekend with F9, The Boss Baby: Family Business and The Forever Purge, though F9 had a pretty steep drop from last weekend’s big opening.

Battle at the Box Office 6/28/21

June 28, 2021

F9, as expected, had a gigantic opening despite some theaters still not being open or operating with limited capacity due to the pandemic and helped get the total weekend box office to over $100 million for the first time since March 2020.