Kong Is King Of Weekend Box Office
WINNIPEG, MB. — A big ape was a big winner at the weekend box office.
Kong: Skull Island opened in first place with a haul of $61-million in North America.
The film will easily make back its $190-million production budget when global figures are tallied.
Logan feel to the second place in weekend two.
It raked in $37.9-million, raising receipts to $152.7-million on a $97-million budget.
Get Out continues to do well at the box office.
It feel to spot three in its third weekend with a pull of $21.1-million.
Get Out has now grossed $111-million on a $4.5-million production budget.
The top 10 box office numbers from the weekend follow below:
|1||—||Kong: Skull Island||$61-million||New|
|5||4||The LEGO Batman Movie||$7.8-million||5|
|6||6||Before I Fall||$3-million||2|
|8||5||John Wick: Chapter Two||$2.7-million||5|
|9||10||La La Land||$1.8-million||14|
|10||9||Fifty Shades Darker||$1.6-million||5|
—Andrew McCrea, MyToba Movies