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Box Office: August 12-14, 2016: SUICIDE SQUAD, SAUAGE PARTY, PETE’S DRAGON

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Box Office: August 12-14, 2016

Suicide Squad premiered in the Number One at the box office over the weekend for the second week in a row with $43.1 Million for $222.8 Million so far. Sausage Party premiered in Second Place with $33.6 Million. Pete’s Dragon premiered in Third Place with $21.5 Million. Jason Bourne was Fourth with $13.6 Million for $126.7 Million so far. Bad Moms was Fifth with $11.4 Million. The Secret Life of Pets, Star Trek Beyond, Florence Foster Jenkins, Nine Lives, and Lights Out rounded out the top ten respectively.

Sausage Party is a 2016 American computer animated comedy film directed by Greg Tiernan (in his feature debut) and Conrad Vernon, and written by Kyle Hunter, Ariel Shaffir, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. It stars an ensemble voice cast that includes Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, Bill Hader, Michael Cera, James Franco, Danny McBride, Craig Robinson, Paul Rudd, Nick Kroll, David Krumholtz, Edward Norton and Salma Hayek.

Pete’s Dragon is a 2016 American fantasy adventure drama film directed by David Lowery from a screenplay written by Lowery and Toby Halbrooks. Produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Pete’s Dragon is a remake of the 1977 film of the same name. The film stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Oakes Fegley, Wes Bentley, Karl Urban, Oona Laurence and Robert Redford.

Florence Foster Jenkins is a 2016 British-French biographical comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and written by Nicholas Martin. The film stars Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who became an opera singer known for her painful lack of singing skill. Other cast members include Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Nina Arianda and Rebecca Ferguson.

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