Shazam Wins 2nd Weekend with $25.1M as Hellboy Bombs at the Box Office
Shazam dropped more than 50% from last weekend and was still able to move easily dominate the box office this weekend with $ 25.1 million. The DC film has been praised by fans and critics, enthusiastic about the clearer tone and the family atmosphere. David F. Sandberg, Zachary Levi and the young cast managed to present something honest and unique on the big screen, thus offering comic fans a different style of the genre.
Little Body Comedy Little Stars Regina Hall, Marsai Martin and Issa Rae made their debut at number two this weekend with $ 15.5 million, which was more than enough to eliminate the remake from Hellboy . The film directed by Neil Marshall took the third position and could only bring back $ 12 million for his debut, while it was expected to win between $ 16 and $ 21 million. However, the remake was torn apart by criticism, although some comic fans were pleased with the hard rankings and the action. That being said, all production would have been far from a pleasant behind-the-scenes experience.
The remake of Pet Sematary raised an additional $ 10 million at the box office. this weekend, which was enough to win fourth place. The large-format adaptation of Stephen King's iconic book has garnered many positive reviews from fans and critics alike, despite changes to the source material. She reported $ 76.8 million in total in two weeks. Disney's live series on Dumbo took fifth place this weekend after bringing in $ 9.1 million. Up to now, the film has been underperforming at the box office since it debuted three weeks ago and only reported a total of US $ 266.9 at that time .
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The Marvel Studios Captain Marvel continues to gain time at the box office and cashed $ 8.2 million this weekend, which was enough to win sixth place. The Marvel Cinematic Universe project stars Oscar-winning actress Brie Larson, and recently joined the $ 1 billion global club, as fans anticipate the next film ] Avengers: Endgame . Seventh-place finish was won by Us Jordan Peele, who earned $ 6.9 million.
Academic drama After making his debut at number eight this weekend after reporting $ 6.2 million. As Hellboy the family-friendly stop-motion film of Laika and Annapurna Missing Link debuted with $ 5.8 million, which earned him the ninth place this weekend. Originally, it was generating between $ 8 and $ 12 million. STXfilms' civil rights drama The Best of Enemies took tenth place in its second weekend. The tragedy on civil rights dropped by 54% to $ 2 million for a total of $ 8.1 million. You can check out the rest of this week's figures at the Mojo Box Office.