Box Office: April 28-30, 2017
The Fate of the Furious was Number One at the box office over the weekend for the third week in a row with $19.3 Million for $192.7 Million so far. How to be a Latin Lover premiered in Second Place with $12 Million. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion premiered in Third Place with $10.1 Million. The Circle premiered in Fourth Place with $9.3 Million. That was far lower than expectations. The Boss Baby was Fifth with $9 Million for $148.4 Million so far. Beauty and the Beast, Going in Style, Smurfs: The Lost Village, Gifted, and Unforgettable rounded out the Top Ten respectively.
How to Be a Latin Lover is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Ken Marino, written by Chris Spain and Jon Zack and stars Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe, Kristen Bell, Raphael Alejandro, Raquel Welch and Rob Riggle.
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (English: The One with Strong Arms) is a 2017 Indian epic fantasy film co-written and directed by S. S. Rajamouli. It is the continuation of Baahubali: The Beginning.
The Circle is a 2017 American techno-thriller film directed by James Ponsoldt and written by Ponsoldt and Dave Eggers, based on Eggers’ 2013 novel of the same name. The film stars Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, John Boyega, Karen Gillan, Ellar Coltrane, Patton Oswalt, Glenne Headly, and Bill Paxton.
Next week sees the release of: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Dinner, and Chuck. Like it is currently internationally, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. will debut in the Number One spot at the United States box office this week. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. has everything going for it: it’s a comic book movie, it’s a sequel, its a Marvel film, and it’s a comedy.
Add to those facts that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. is the only big film opening this week and it is clear what film will dominant at the Box Office this week.
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