As for Tomb Raider, the weekend's No. 2 film, $23.5 million (at 3,854 theaters) represents a somewhat soft opening for a movie that reportedly cost about $90 million to make and is meant to breathe new life into the 22-year-old franchise, which began as a popular video game series. The groundbreaking Marvel movie made $27 million in local theaters, while the Warner Bros. and MGM partneredreboot is at $23.5 million. With its overseas takings, the movie has now crossed more than $1.1 billion. The sequel, Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life, saw its opening weekend numbers fall dramatically from its predecessor's.
This is similar to Rotten Tomatoes as the movie has a 49 percent critics rating, although the audience score is more favorable at 70 percent so far. When release dates were being set a year ago, few could have foreseen Black Panther No. 1 five weeks in.
Dzeko Praises "Patient" Roma As Team Advances Both the teams created similar amount of chances going forward in spite of only one shot being on target. "We were patient. The victor against Shakhtar was his fourth in Champions League this season and 18th in total for the club this campaign.
"International was always a key part of the strategy", Goldstein said.
A group of women pose for a photo in front of a poster advertising the film "Black Panther" on its opening night of screenings at the AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9 cinemas in Manhattan, New York, February 15, 2018.
In fourth, down two spots from last week, was Disney's science fantasy adventure A Wrinkle in Time, at US$16.6 million, a 50 per cent drop from last weekend.
The film "I Can Only Imagine" landed in third-place overall on the domestic charts, bringing in $17M at just 1,629 locations. The movie, which is based on the MercyMe song of the same name, stars J. Michael Finley as the lead singer of the band, who penned the song about his relationship with his father. The film, which co-stars Dennis Quaid and Cloris Leachman, cost only $7 million to make.
Rounding out the top five, Fox's "Love, Simon" debuted to $11.5 million. "Love, Simon" was directed by Greg Berlanti, the film stars Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, and Josh Duhamel.
Kat: Scattered showers and storms moving out
Highs will be warmer where the rain stays away, but look for generally mild conditions with top temps in the upper 60s and 70s. Widespread showers, and even a few thunderstorms, will go along with temperatures bottoming out in the 40s.
Jets Trade for 3rd Pick
NY selected Dewayne Robertson out of Kentucky, who lasted five seasons in the Meadowlands before he was traded to the Broncos . Trading four draft picks (including three second-round selections) is A LOT just to move up three spots.
Cardinals cut Mathieu after talks break down
Mathieu was expected to make $14.1 in 2018 with the Cardinals but instead, they save $4.8 million by releasing the veteran safety. Arizona had asked Mathieu to take a pay cut which led many to believe that the talented defender would hit the free agent market.