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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Runs Into First while Morbius Tanks

Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 took the top of the box office with an impressive $71 million. Its international gross was about the same with $70 million. That means the film earned an impressive $141 million its first weekend.

That improves upon the original film which opened with a little over $58 million domestically and went on to earn a little under $149 million domestically and $170.7 million internationally for a total of $319.7 million worldwide.

Morbius dropped 73.9% in its second week and earned $10.2 million. Domestically, the film has grossed $57.1 million after two weeks. Internationally, the film earned $24.4 million over the week to lift that total to $69.3 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $126.4 million.

The Lost City came in third place earning $9.2 million domestically in its third week. The film has grossed $68.9 million domestically so far. Over the week, the film grossed $2.7 million internationally to bring that total to $9.7 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $78.6 million.

Ambulance debuted in fourth place with $8.7 million. Internationally, the film has grossed $22.5 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $31.2 million.

The Batman rounded out the top five with $6.6 million to bring its domestic total to $359.1 million. Over the week, the film grossed around $14.6 million internationally to lift its total to $376.1 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $735.2 million.

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Spider-Man: No Way Home came in eighth place as the film is also available digitally. Even with that, the movie earned $625,000 to lift its domestic total to $803.8 million. Internationally the total remained around $1.088 billion delivering a worldwide total of $1.892 billion.

Initial numbers have 45 films earning $117,836,315 from 28,596 theaters. That’s about a 50% increase from last weekend’s 48 films which earned $79,538,682 from 30,544 theaters theaters. The average earning was $4,120.73 this past weekend, an increase from the previous weekend’s $2,604.07.

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