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Sorry Captain Jack, though Captain America isn’t ready to give up a tip symbol during a box bureau yet!
In a second week end in theaters, The Avengers is still violation annals — this time, it’s headed for a most appropriate second week end in box bureau history. The superhero garb movie took in a gargantuan $ 29.1 million upon Friday, that should lead to a week end in a $ 95-105 million operation — distant some-more than stream jot down reason Avatar, that warranted $ 75.6 million in a second frame.
Tonight, upon a ninth day of release, The Avengers will cranky a $ 300 million symbol (it’s done $ 299.1 million so far), as well as upon Sunday it will soar past $ 350 million. No movie has ever reached those milestones faster.
Way at a behind of in second was Warner Brothers’ latest Tim Burton/Johnny Depp partnership Dark Shadows, that warranted a muted $ 9.7 million upon Friday. The evil spirit adaptation, that warranted an aloof “B-” CinemaScore grade, will be propitious to mangle $ thirty million over a Friday-to-Sunday period. Bad headlines deliberation a film’s $ 125 million budget.
The rest of a Top 5 was done up of holdovers. Think Like A Man grossed $ 1.6 million yesterday, as well as will finish a week end with about $ 5 million. The Lucky One accomplished tighten at a behind of with $ 1.3 million, as well as The Hunger Games finished up in fifth with $ 1.2 million. Both drive-in theatre should consequence about $ 4 million.
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