The Jungle Book Crushes the Competition with Over $103 million Weekend
The Jungle Book opened in first place this past weekend with an estimated $103.6 million this weekend, the third film to open with over $100 million this year. Internationally the film brought in $136.1 million to bring its total to an estimated $290.9 million so far.
In a distant second was Barbershop: The Next Cut which also opened up this weekend. That film earned an estimated $20.2 million, slightly lower than Barbershop 2‘s $24.2 million.
Last weekend’s champ The Boss dropped to third and earned an estimated $10.2 million and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice came in fourth with an estimated $9 million.
This weekend also saw the opening of Criminal which earned an estimated $5.9 million to come in sixth.
In other comic news Deadpool was #14 with an estimated $960,000 to bring its domestic total to $360.1 million and worldwide total to $758.6 million. Batman v Superman is now up to $827.3 million. Batman v Superman has based Spider-Man to be the eighth highest grossing comic adaptation while Deadpool is currently in twelfth.