ComingSoon.net has posted the four-day weekend box office results for Ghost Rider, which set a new record for the Presidents’ Day weekend:
Despite less than stellar reviews, Sony’s Ghost Rider, with Nicolas Cage playing the Marvel Comics character, found a huge audience of fans this weekend, as it grossed an estimated $51.5 million over the four-day weekend in 3,619 theatres. With an astounding average of over $14 thousand per theatre, Ghost Rider easily beat previous holiday weekend records set by Adam Sandler’s 50 First Dates and Ghost Rider director Mark Steven Johnson’s Daredevil. Having made $44.5 million over the three-day weekend, the action-thriller also set a new opening record for its star Nicolas Cage, whose previous high was $35 million with 2004’s National Treasure.
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Source: Box Office Mojo