Ready Player One tops holiday long Weekend Box Office | March 30 – April 1, 2018

The highly anticipated Ready Player One from Warner Bros. debuted at the top of the box office over the holiday weekend with an estimated $41.2 million. Including Thursday the film totaled $53.7 million over the four days. The film also had a strong international opening and has a total worldwide cume of $181.2 million already.

Tyler Perry’s Acrimony from LionsGate debuted in the #2 spot with an estimated $17.1 million over the weekend. That was followed up by Disney and Marvel’s Black Panther which took in another $11.3 million, bringing the domestic total for the film to $650.9 million.

Rounding out the top five were Roadside Attractions’ I Can Only Imagine with another $10.7 million followed by last week’s #1 film, Univeral’s Pacific Rim Uprising with an estimated $9.2 million.

Next weekend sees the release of horror/thriller film A Quiet Place from Paramount Pictures. The film is sitting with a perfect 100% Rotton Tomatoes score.

1 | Ready Player One (Warner Bros.) $41.2 mil
2 | Tyler Perry’s Acrimony (LionsGate) $17.1 mil
3 | Black Panther (Disney) $11.3 mil
4 | I Can Only Imagine (Roadside) $10.7 mil
5 | Pacific Rim Uprising (Universal) $9.2 mil

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