Frozen II Dominates Thanksgiving Box Office, Knives Out Opens Strong

Frozen II Dominates Thanksgiving Box Office, Knives Out Opens Strong

Walt Disney Pictures’ animated sequel Frozen II continued to dominate all through Thanksgiving weekend, holding the primary spot in its second week for an estimated $85.2 million on the home field workplace. That represents an impressively low 34.6% drop from final weekend, with a home whole of $287.5 million and a worldwide whole of $738.5 million. Expect the movie to cross the billion greenback mark inside the subsequent week or so!

Opening in second place was Lionsgate’s Knives Out, which had a strong estimated $27 million greenback opening, fairly robust for an unique challenge. Earning raves from audiences and critics alike, that is one other win for author/director Rian Johnson after the success of Looper and Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and will pave the best way for extra movies that includes Daniel Craig’s Detective Benoit Blanc. Opening on Wednesday, the movie has grossed a complete of $41.7 million domestically to date for a $70million worldwide whole.

Dropping from second to 3rd was 20th Century Fox’s Ford v Ferrari at $13.2 million, with solely a modest 16% drop. The Matt Damon/Christian Bale starrer has taken in $81 million domestically and $143 million worldwide.

Also holding fairly robust at #four was the Tom Hanks starrer A Beautiful Day within the Neighborhood, which solely fell 11% for an $11.eight million weekend take. The Sony Pictures movie from director Marielle Heller has taken in $34.three million to date, however with this type of maintain the biopic might wind up being a stable awards season performer.

Performing in the identical ballpark as Beautiful Day however in half as many theaters was Universal’s romantic drama Queen & Slim, which opened at #5 with $11.7 million for a $15.eight million whole.

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