NOTE: The numbers this week are estimates from the 4-day weekend from December 23 – 26
This holiday weekend saw several high-profile new releases, but few of them could make a dent at the box office with a certain popular holdover still riding a wave of positive buzz.
Repeating in first place is Rogue One: A Star Wars Story with $96 million. That is only a 38 percent decrease from its opening weekend, which is a very strong hold for the blockbuster. Thanks to Rogue One‘s excellent word-of-mouth (and the poor reception of its competition), it was the clear genre picture of choice for audiences. The spinoff is now up to $318 million domestically and already ranks as the …
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