This weekend’s box office sees The Boss Baby going up against new contenders Going In Style and Smurfs: The Lost Village. It seems this baby “born leader” was born to lead the box office as well as the film remained in the number one spot over the weekend.
The Boss Baby earned first spot in its second week with an additional $26.3M in the box office this weekend, making its current gross of $89.3M nothing to cry about. The film starring Alec Baldwin as the voice of a baby with a brain for big business currently has a 3.3 star rating from our users.
In second, Disney’s live-action remake Beauty and the Beast is still a hit with audiences as the fairy tale classic added $25M this weekend in its fourth week. With a hefty current gross of $432.3M and rating of 3.5 stars from our users, it’s clear Beauty and the Beast has made its mark on the hearts of moviegoers.
Third spot goes to animated sequel Smurfs: The Lost Village which made its box-office debut this past weekend. The kid-friendly flick sees the Smurfs discover a secret village and earned $14M in its first weekend. Our readers aren’t blue about the film and give it a rating of 3.4 stars.
Also in its opening weekend, the Zach Braff-directed comedy Going In Style pulled in $12.5M and came in in fourth spot at the box office. The film starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin has a 4.8 star rating from users of this site.
In fifth spot and in its second week, sci-fi thriller Ghost in the Shell starring Scarlett Johansson. The film has added another $7.3M this weekend and has a current box office gross of $31.5M. The film has garnered a rating of 3.1 stars from our users.