Beauty And The Beast Has Record Opening; Top 10 Movies At The US Box Office Revealed

By On 20 Mar, 2017 At 08:20 AM | Categorized As Gamespot | With 0 Comment

Disney’s newest live-action movie, Beauty and the Beast, had a massive opening domestically and internationally. According to first-weekend box office estimates posted by Entertainment Weekly, the film made $170 million in the US for the Friday-Sunday period.

This performance topples Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ($166 million), which was the previous first-weekend record-holder for March.

Internationally, Beauty and the Beast pulled in $180 million for its opening weekend, giving the movie a total of $350 million. In just three days. It had a reported production budget of $160 million.

Rounding out the top five movies at the US box office this weekend were Kong: Skull Island ($28.9 million), Logan ($17.5 million), Get Out ($13.2 million), and The Shack ($6.1 million).

You can see the Top 10 March 17-19 estimates below, via EW:

  1. Beauty and the Beast – $170 million
  2. Kong: Skull Island – $28.9 million
  3. Logan – $17.5 million
  4. Get Out – $13.2 million
  5. The Shack – $6.1 million
  6. The Lego Batman Movie – $4.7 million
  7. The Belko Experiment – $4.1 million
  8. Hidden Figures – $1.5 million
  9. John Wick: Chapter 2 – $1.2 million
  10. Before I Fall – $1 million

This story has been updated and corrected.

Powered by WPeMatico

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)

About -

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.