Warcraft, X-Men, TMNT and Captain America box office update
ComingSoon.net has posted the box office update for the weekend and here are the numbers for Warcraft, X-Men: Apocalypse, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows and Captain America: Civil War.
In fifth place, Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures‘ Warcraft dropped 73% in ticket sales its second weekend at the domestic box office with $6.5 million. Made for $160 million, the Duncan Jones-directed video game adaptation has earned $37.7 million in North America. Internationally, Warcraft has earned $339.9 million for a global total of $377.6 million. $205 million of that international total is from China alone! The film stars Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Rob Kazinsky and Daniel Wu.
Coming in at No. 6, 20th Century Fox’s X-Men: Apocalypse earned $5.2 million for a total of $146 million after four weeks. Internationally, the Bryan Singer-directed film added $12.8 million for an overseas total of $364.1 million. Worldwide, the $178 million-budgeted film has reached $510 million. X-Men: Apocalypse stars James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Oscar Isaac, Nicholas Hoult, Rose Byrne, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner, Olivia Munn, Lucas Till, Evan Peters, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Alexandra Shipp, Josh Helman, Lana Condor and Ben Hardy.
Dropping to seventh place was Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies’ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, which brought in $5.2 million its third weekend for a total of $71.9 million so far. Made for $135 million, the sequel stars Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner, Tyler Perry, Sheamus, Gary Anthony Williams, Brittany Ishibashi, Stephen Amell, and Brian Tee.
Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War also surpassed the $400 million mark at the domestic box office on Saturday, making it the 23rd film to cross that mark. Disney has released 9 of the 23 films to have earned more than $400 million domestically, and Captain America: Civil War ranks as the fourth-highest grossing film from the Marvel Cinematic Universe following The Avengers ($623 million), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($459 million) and Iron Man 3 ($409 million). The film has earned $743.6 million overseas to take its worldwide total to $1.144 billion. Captain America: Civil War stands as the 12th highest-grossing movie of all-time. Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, the film cost $250 million to make.