Despite a number of new releases arriving in theaters over this holiday weekend, Finding Dory will once again take the top spot at the box office. Dory has earned an estimated $41.9 million from Friday-Sunday and is expected to reach a total of $50 million for Friday-Monday.
This brings Dory’s domestic total to $272.2 million and globally has crossed $500 million, earning $538.2 million.
Newly released The Legend of Tarzan is coming in second place this weekend earning $38.1 million. The four day total is estimated to be around $44 million.
The Purge: Election Year didn’t top the box office this holiday weekend but it has already become a successful. The horror film only cost $10 million to make and it has already made an estimated $30.9 million and when the four-day gross is calculated that number could be north of $34 million.
The other wide release this weekend was Disney and Steven Spielberg’s BFG, which made $19.6 million.
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Source: The Hollywood Reporter