Ender’s Game Debut’s at #1 This Box Office Weekend
Box Office Wrap up
The Sci Fi film Ender’s Game rocketed past Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa Earning 28m in it’s debut weekend.
Ender’s Game based on Orson Scott Cards novel about a young genius, Ender Williams, who must lead his fellow soldiers in a battle to save the earth. Topped the two other new wide releases this weekend, Free Birds and Las Vegas.
Coming in at at #2 was Bad Grandpa , starring Johnny Knoxville and his hidden camera hijinks, followed up a surprisingly strong first weekend with another solid effort at 20.5m, not mad considering it cost a mere 15m to make.
Las Vegas starring Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline perfomed better than expected at 16.5m Las Vegas follows four old friends who decide to throw a bachelor party for the only one of them who has remained single and laughs ensue..
Free Birds, featuring the the voices of Owen Wilson and Woody Harrelson underwhelmed this weekend despite some solid reviews, this turkey laid an egg at 16 million.
And at last it seems that gravity is coming down to earth and actually showing signs of slowing down. As the Sci Fi Juggernaut took in 13 million
This Weekend‘s Box Office Wrap up 11/1/13 -11/3/13
1. Ender’s Game, $28 million.
2. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa, $20.5 million.
3. Last Vegas, $16.5 million.
4. Free Birds, $16.2 million.
5. Gravity, $13.1 million.
6. Captain Phillips, $8.5 million.
7. 12 Years a Slave, $4.6 million.
8. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2,” $4.2 million.
9. Carrie, $3.4 million.
10. The Counselor, $2.3 million.