Creed III takes over as champion at weekend box office

By Alexandra Heilbron on March 5, 2023 | 3 Comments

Creed III movie poster starring Michael B. JordanThe biggest debut this past Friday was Creed III, which knocked Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania from the top of the box office. Have a look at which films landed in the top five.

Creed III, directed by and starring Michael B. Jordan, took over the top spot at the weekend box office, earning $58.7 million.

Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania, starring Paul Rudd, dropped to second with additional earnings of $12.5 million for a three-week total of $186.8 million. Click here to read our review and click here to watch our interview with Kathryn Newton, who plays Ant-Man’s daughter in the film.

The comedy/thriller Cocaine Bear, about a bear who eats cocaine that’s dropped in a forest, dropped a spot to third, earning an extra $11 million for a two-week total of $41.3 million.

The animated film Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – To the Swordsmith Village from Crunchyroll debuted in fourth place with $10.1 million.

Rounding out the top five was Jesus Revolution, based on a true story about a counterculture movement that became the greatest spiritual awakening in American history, earning an extra $8.7 million for a two-week total of $30.5 million. ~Alexandra Heilbron

Comments & Discussion

  1. Brian • March 6, 2023 @ 8:30 PM

    Whenever I hear the name Creed, I think of The Office. Not this guy.

  2. Boom • March 6, 2023 @ 8:42 PM

    Bad movie. Definitely skip that one. Ant-Man is way better.

  3. Sage • March 11, 2023 @ 7:10 PM

    If it Creeds it leads

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