Disney’s highly anticipated animated sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet claimed the top spot at the domestic box office over the weekend. The film took in an estimated $55.7 million in North America. Including the full five day weekend the film tallied $84.4 million domestically and added another $41.5 million in international markets.
MGM’s boxing sequel Creed II opened their debut weekend at the box office with an estimated $35.3 million over the weekend and a total of $55.8 over the five days.
Last weekend’s top three shuffled up a bit and took the three thru five spots.
Universal’s animated Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch dropped one spot to land at number three. The holiday film took in another $38.2 million over the weekend. Warner Bros.’ Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald followed up, dropping from top spot to fourth place, with another $29.7 million. The film has already surpassed $100 million domestically and has taken in $439 million worldwide in two weeks of release.
Rounding out the top five was 20th Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody with an estimated $13.9 million.
Paramount’s Instant Family dropped to the #6 spot with another $12.5 million while Lionsgate/Summit’s Robin Hood film opened with a disappointing $9.1 million on a reported $100+ budget.
- Ralph Breaks the Internet (Dis) $55.7 mil
- Creed II (MGM) $35.3 mil
- Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch (Uni) $38.2 mil
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (WB) $29.7 mil
- Bohemian Rhapsody (Fox) $13.9 mil
In a post-Thanksgiving hangover there is just one wide release on the schedule for next weekend. Sony/Screen Gems will release the horror film The Possession of Hannah Grace in theatres.