> US Box Office Analysis Weekend 22 - 24 March 2019: Horror Us tops the box office on its debut weekend
Date published: Fri, 23rd August 2019
Date published: Thu, 15th August 2019
After the success of Get Out Jordan Peele's next film was going to be big and this much praised horror film tops the US box office with a debut weekend of $70.5 million.
This marks the best opening for a horror movie, and the best opening for a new movie IP, ie non sequel, since Avatar 10 years ago, the could go on to big numbers after the positive reviews.
The Marvel super hero movie falls to number 2 after 2 weeks at the top with a gross of $35 million.
This puts the films three week gross at $321.5 million.
The animated feature about an imaginary theme part falls to number 3 this week with $9 million.
The films total US gross rises to $29.4 million.
The romantic drama falls to 4 this week with $8.7 million pushing the films total gross to $26.4 million.
Finally in the top 5 the is third dragon movie which takes $6.5 million pushing its total gross to $145.7 million.
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