Bohemian Rhapsody rocks to the top of the Weekend Box Office

The musical biopic Bohemian Rhapsody from 20th Century Fox opened atop the weekend box office. The film opened with approximately $50 million over the weekend. Opening in the second place spot was a new fantasy epic feature from in Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms. The film opened at a disappointing $20 million over the weekend. While the budget hasn’t been disclosed the film looks to have a price tag of north of $100 million.

Opening in the #3 spot at the box office was Nobody’s Fool from Paramount. The film took in an estimated $14 million over the weekend. While the opening isn’t huge for the comedy, the film had a budget of $19 million and fared pretty well considering the other heavyweight openings.

Rounding out the top five films were the top two from last weekend. Warner Bros.’ A Star is Born took in another $11.1 million while Universal’s Halloween dropped to #5 with another $11 million.

  1. Bohemian Rhapsody (20th Century Fox) $50.0 million
  2. The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (Disney) $20.0 million
  3. Nobody’s Fool (Paramount) $14.0 million
  4. A Star is Born (Warner Bros.) $11.1 million
  5. Halloween (Universal) $11.0 million

Next weekend will see another busy weekend of wide releases. Universal will release the animated feature Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch, Sony / Columbia will open the crime thriller feature The Girl in the Spider’s Web: A New Dragon Tattoo Story, and finally Paramount Pictures will open the historical horror film Overlord.

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