Spider-Man: No Way Home swings back into first place

Spider-Man: No Way Home

Update: Top Gun: Maverick actually came in first with $6 million, Bullet Train was in second with $5.8 million, and Spider-Man: No Way Home was third with $5.4 million.

Spider-Man: No Way Home returned to theaters with a special extended edition and took first place for the weekend. The film earned $6 million over the weekend delivering a $7.6 million debut over the holiday weekend. It was overall a rough weekend and the second in a row where the top film didn’t even crack $10 million. Internationally, the film earned $2.6 million for a total of $10.2 million.

Top Gun: Maverick continues to impress grossed an additional $5.5 million to come in second place. It actually improved on last weekend’s previous gross. The film has now earned $700.3 million domestically. Over the week, the film grossed about $9.2 million to bring that to $740.4 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $1.441 billion. The film is now #6 in all-time domestic gross. It’s now about $100,000 behind Black Panther which it should earn in about a day. Worldwide, the film ranks #12. It’s less than $10 million behind Frozen II. That should be achieved this week as well.

DC League of Super-Pets got a big boost from the previous week improving 31.7%. The film grossed around $5.5 million to bring its domestic total to $82.3 million. Internationally, the film grossed about $6.3 million over the week to lift that to $78.7 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed a little over $161 million.

Bullet Train slipped to fourth grossing around $5.4 million. Domestically, the film has earned $87.3 million. Internationally, the film grossed about $14.1 million over the week to bring that to $109.5 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $196.8 million.

Rounding out the top five was The Invitation which grossed an estimated $4.7 million. Domestically, the film has grossed $14.8 million after two weeks. The film also added about $1.9 million over the week internationally to bring that to $3.5 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $18.3 million.

In comic film news…

Thor: Love and Thunder grossed an estimated $2.4 million. The film has now grossed $340.5 million. Internationally, the film grossed about $300,000 over the week to bring that to $410.4 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $750.9 million.

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero grossed $2.4 million to bring its domestic total to $34.9 million. Internationally, the film grossed about $4.3 million over the week to bring that to $42.2 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $77.1 million.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness looks like it has held steady domestically at $411.3 million. Internationally, the film looks like it gained about $100,000 to bring that total to at $543.8 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed a little over $955.2 million.

The week’s overall box office success…

Initial numbers has 57 films earning $55,636,944 from 44,869 theaters. That’s a slight improvement from last weekend’s $52,043,287 from 42,095 theaters and 52 films. The weekend was the third worst of the year, the worst being the weekend of January 28. The average earning was $1,239.99 this past weekend, a slight increase from last weekend’s $1,236.33.