Disney and Marvel’s latest superhero film Captain Marvel soared to the top of the weekend box office with an estimated domestic cume of $153.0 million in its opening weekend. Including international box office numbers the film has already taken in an estimated $455 million worldwide.
Last week’s top four films took second through five over the weekend.
Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World dropped to second place with another $14.9 million. The film has passed the $100 million mark with an estimated domestic box office of $119.6 million. That was followed up with Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral from LionsGate with another $12.1 million.
Warner Bros.’ The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part held on to fourth place with another $3.8 million while 20th Century Fox’s Alita: Battle Angel dropped to fifth place with another $3.2 million.
- Captain Marvel (Disney) $153.0 million
- How to Train Your Dragon 3 (Universal) $14.9 million
- Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral (LionsGate) $12.1 million
- The Lego Movie 2 (Warner Bros.) $3.8 million
- Alita: Battle Angel (20th Century Fox) $3.2 million
Next week sees the animated feature from Paramount Animation and Nickelodoen Movies Wonder Park arrive in theatres. Focus Features will also release the sci-fi film Captive State and LionsGate has the romance Five Feet Apart set for release.