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Box Office: May 6-8, 2016: CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR, THE JUNGLE BOOK, MOTHER’S DAY

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Box Office: May 6-8, 2016

Captain America: Civil War premiered in the Number One spot at the box office over the weekend with $181.7 Million so far. The Jungle Book was Second with $21.8 Million for $284.9 Million so far. Mother’s Day was Third with $9 Million. The Huntsman: Winter’s War was Fourth with $3.5 Million so far. Keanu was Fifth with $3 Million. Barbershop: The Next Cut, Zootopia, The Boss, Ratchet & Clank, and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice rounded out the top ten respectively.

Captain America: Civil War is a 2016 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Captain America, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the sequel to 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger and 2014’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and the thirteenth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, with a screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely, and features an ensemble cast that includes Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, Emily VanCamp, Tom Holland, Frank Grillo, William Hurt and Daniel Brühl. In Captain America: Civil War, set one year after the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron, disagreement over international oversight of the Avengers fractures them into opposing factions, one led by Steve Rogers and another by Tony Stark.

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