Steven Spielberg’s newest blockbuster topped the home field workplace over the four-day vacation weekend.
Warner Bros.’ “Prepared Participant One” debuted according to current projections of $53 million from Four,324 places. The digital actuality fantasy opened Thursday, getting a head begin over its fellow weekend releases, “Tyler Perry’s Acrimony” and “God’s Not Lifeless: A Mild in Darkness.”
“Tyler Perry’s Acrimony” — Tyler Perry’s 19th collaboration with Lionsgate — secured second place with $17 million in 2,006 places. In the meantime, the third installment of the “God’s Not Lifeless” franchise premiered with $2.6 million in 1,693 places.
Marvel’s “Black Panther” stays a powerhouse within the No. three slot, taking in $11 million in 2,988 places. The blockbuster has grossed $650 million on the North American field workplace, making it the fifth-highest launch within the U.S. of all time.
Over the Easter weekend, the faith-based “I Can Solely Think about” stayed sturdy in fourth place with $10.5 million in 2,648 places, totaling $55.three million in its three weeks of launch. Rounding out the highest 5 is Common’s “Pacific Rim” with $9.2 million in three,708 places. The sci-fi actioner, which held the highest spot final weekend, has taken in $45.6 million domestically.
Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Canine” made $2.9 million for a per display screen common of $17,420 after increasing to 165 places.
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