How to Train Your Dragon 3 Holds on to First for a Second Weekend
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World dropped 45% in the second weekend but it was still able to hold on to first place. The film earned an estimated $30 million to bring its domestic total to $97.7 million.
Internationally, the film earned an estimated $52 million which mostly came from its debut in China where it earned an estimated $33.4 million. The film still has eight markets to release in with the last being Japan on August 23. Internationally the film has earned $277.7 million for a worldwide total that stands at $375.4 million.
In second place was Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral which earned an estimated $27.1 million in its debut week. That’s the fourth largest in the franchise. It received an “A-” CinemaScore from the opening audiences. The film’s opening audience was 67% female and 78% of the crowd was age 25 and over.
In third place was Alita: Battle Angel which earned an estimated $7 million. Domestically the film has now earned $72.2 million after three weeks. It also earned $40.4 million internationally from 81 markets to bring that total to $278.2 million for a worldwide total of $350.4 million.
The LEGO Movie 2 came in fourth place with an estimated $6.6 million to bring the domestic total to $91.7 million. Internationally, the film also added $6.1 million to bring the international total to $61.1 million and $152.8 million worldwide.
Rounding out the top five was Green Book which received a massive post Oscar boost. The film saw a 121% jump with an estimated $4.7 million to bring the domestic total to $75.9 million. The film also earned $31.9 million from 63 markets for an international total of $112.1 million and a worldwide total of $188 million.
In comic adaptations…
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse improved from #16 last week to #11 with a post Oscar win boost. The film increased 137.5% with an estimated $2.1 million to bring its domestic total to $187.4 million.
We’ll be back in an hour for a deeper dive looking at 2018 and 2019’s comic adaptations.