Box Office: June 10-12, 2016
The Conjuring 2 premiered in Number One spot at the box office over the weekend with $40.3 Million. Warcraft premiered in Second Place with $24.3 Million. Now You See Me 2 premiered in Third Place with $23 Million. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows was Fourth with $14.8 Million. X-Men: Apocalypse was Fifth with $10 Million for $136.3 Million so far. Me Before You, The Angry Birds Movie, Alice Through the Looking Glass, Captain America: Civil War, and The Jungle Book rounded out the top ten respectively.
The Conjuring 2 is a 2016 American supernatural horror film directed by James Wan and written by Carey Hayes, Chad Hayes, Wan and David Leslie Johnson. It is the sequel to the 2013 film The Conjuring, with Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga reprising their roles as paranormal investigators and authors Ed and Lorraine Warren. The film follows the Warrens as they travel to the United Kingdom to assist the Hodgson family, who are experiencing poltergeist activity at their Enfield council house in 1977.
Warcraft (alternatively known as Warcraft: The Beginning) is a 2016 American fantasy film directed by Duncan Jones and written by Jones, Charles Leavitt and Chris Metzen. It is based on the Warcraft video game series and novels set in the world of Azeroth. The film stars Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Robert Kazinsky and Daniel Wu. The film portrays the initial encounters between the humans and the orcs and takes place in a variety of locations established in the video game series. The film was first announced in 2006 as a project partnership between Legendary Pictures and the game’s developer, Blizzard Entertainment.
Now You See Me 2 (internationally known as: Now You See Me: The Second Act) is a 2016 American caper thriller film directed by Jon M. Chu and written by Ed Solomon. A sequel to the 2013 film Now You See Me, it stars Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Daniel Radcliffe, Lizzy Caplan, Jay Chou, Sanaa Lathan, Michael Caine and Morgan Freeman.
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