It’s that time of the week when we take a quick look at what movies are hot at the US Cinema. These figures are for US Box Office May 19 2017.
US Box Office May 19 2017
|1||New||Alien: Covenant||20th Century Fox||$36,160,621|
|2||(1)||Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2||Walt Disney||$34,653,754|
|3||New||Everything, Everything||Warner Bros||$11,727,390|
|4||(2)||Snatched||20th Century Fox||$7,832,517|
|5||(3)||King Arthur: Legend of the Sword||Warner Bros||$7,152,269|
|6||New||Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul||20th Century Fox||$7,126,084|
|7||(4)||The Fate of the Furious||Universal||$3,234,040|
|8||(6)||The Boss Baby||20th Century Fox||$2,848,253|
|9||(5)||Beauty and the Beast||Walt Disney||$2,545,579|
|10||(7)||How to Be a Latin Lover||Lionsgate||$2,051,180|
Guardians of the Galaxy loses top spot to Alien: Covenant but only just with the former taking $34,653,754 against Alien’s first week takings of $36,160,621. Elsewhere Everything, Everything comes in at three taking $11,727,390, whist the other new entry Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul enters the cinema chart at six taking $7,126,084.
Another good week for 20th Century Fox as they have a total of four movies making the cinema top ten chart.
Looking for some recommended Blu-ray releases?
- Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
- The Man Between (1953)
- Jamaica Inn (1939)
- In A Lonely Place (1950)
- Stand Up Guys (2012)
- Tenebrae (1982)
- Inferno (1980)
Don’t forget to check back on Thursday as we take a look at this week’s new cinema releases along with their movie trailers.
One of this week’s highlights is the release of the film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, but more on that on Thursday.
I’ll leave you with the trailer to Alien: Covenant