Ralph Breaks the Internet over the Thanksgiving Weekend Box Office

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.

  1. Ralph Breaks the Internet (Dis) $55.7 mil
  2. Creed II (MGM) $35.3 mil
  3. Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch (Uni) $38.2 mil
  4. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (WB) $29.7 mil
  5. 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.

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