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Box Office: August 5-7, 2016: SUICIDE SQUAD, JASON BOURNE, BAD MOMS

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Box Office: August 5-7, 2016

Suicide Squad premiered in the Number One at the box office over the weekend with $135.1 Million. Jason Bourne was Second with $22.7 Million for $103.4 Million so far. Bad Moms was Third with $14.2 Million. The Secret Life of Pets was Fourth for the second week in a row with $11.5 Million for $319.5 Million so far. Star Trek Beyond was Fifth with $10.2 Million for $127.9 million so far. Nine Lives (which premiered this weekend), Lights Out, Nerve, Ghostbusters, and Ice Age: Collision Course rounded out the top ten respectively.

Suicide Squad is a 2016 American superhero film based on the DC Comics antihero team of the same name. The third installment in the DC Extended Universe, the film is written and directed by David Ayer, and stars an ensemble cast featuring Will Smith, Jared Leto, Margot Robbie, Joel Kinnaman, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney, Jay Hernandez, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Ike Barinholtz, Scott Eastwood and Cara Delevingne. In Suicide Squad, a secret government agency led by Amanda Waller recruits imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions and save the world from a powerful threat, in exchange for leaner sentences.

Nine Lives is a 2016 English-language French comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and written by Gwyn Lurie, Matt R. Allen, Caleb Wilson, Dan Antoniazzi and Ben Shiffrin. The film stars Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Robbie Amell, Cheryl Hines, Malina Weissman, and Christopher Walken.

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