Bullet Train rides into first

Bullet Train

Bullet Train took first place at the weekend box office with a solid $30.1 million. Internationally, the film did about the same with $32.4 million. That delivers a worldwide debut of $62.5 million for the film.

DC League of Super-Pets dipped to second place with an estimated $11.2 million, a 51.3% drop. That lifts the domestic gross to $45.1 million after two weeks. Internationally, the film added about $19.9 million over the week to bring that to $38.3 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $83.4 million.

Nope came in third with an estimated $8.5 million. The film is just under $98 million after three weeks domestically. There is still no international gross.

Thor: Love and Thunder was fourth with an estimated $7.6 million. Domestically it has earned $316.1 million after five weeks. The film also added about $21.9 million internationally over the week. There it has grossed $382.8 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $698.9 million.

Minions: The Rise of Gru rounded out the top five with an estimated $7.1 million. Domestically, the film has grossed $334.6 million after six weeks. Over the week, the film added a massive $180.5 million internationally to jump to $570.5 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $905.1 million.

In comic film news…

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness earned $10,000 and bringing its domestic total to $411.3 million. Internationally, the film grossed about $200,000 over the week to bring that to $543.5 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed a little over $954.8 million. It looks like the film will fall short of the $1 billion mark.

The week’s overall box office success…

Initial numbers has 46 films earning $91,990,163 from 36,265 theaters. That’s about the same as last weekend’s $97,720,048 from 35,781 theaters and 46 films. It’s a decent weekend but continues the weeks short of $100 million. We’ll need to wait for final numbers to see. The average earning was $2,536.61 this past weekend, again, a decrease from last weekend’s $2,731.06.