Domestic Box Office Ten
1). Non-Stop (UNI) 3.090 theaters / $10M Fri. / 3-day cume: $28.5M to $30M / Wk 1
2). Son of God (FOX) 3,255 theaters / $9.4M Fri. / 3-day cume: $25.9M to $28M / Wk 1
3). The Lego Movie (WB), 3,770 theaters (-120) / $4.4M Fri. / 3-day cume: $18.5M to $19M (-40%) / Total cume: $207M+ / Wk 4
4). Monuments Men (SONY) 3,002 theaters (-62) /$1.4M Fri. / 3-day cume: $4.9M to $5.1M (-37%) / Total cume: $65.7M / Wk 4
5). 3 Days to Kill (REL), 2,872 theaters (0) / $1.4M Fri. / 3-day cume: $4.5M to $4.8M (-63%) / Total Cume: $20.5M / Wk 2
6). RoboCop (SONY/MGM) 2,885 theaters (-487) / $1.1M Fri. / 3-day cume: $4.1M+ (-58) / Total cume: $50.8M / Wk 3
7). Pompeii (SONY) 2,658 theaters (0) / $1.2M Fri. / 3-day cume: $3.7M to $4M (-63%) / Total cume: $17.3M / Wk 2
8). About Last Night (SONY), 1,804 theaters (-449) / $1M Fri. / 3-day cume: $3.28M (-57%) / Total cume: $43.6M / Wk 3
9). Frozen (DIS), 1,746 theaters (-145) / $700K. Fri. / 3-day cume: $3M (-31%) / Total cume: $388M+ / Wk 15
10). Ride Along (UNI), 1,865 theaters (-321) / $870K Fri. / 3-day cume: $2.9M (-36%) / Total cume: $127.1M / Wk 7
two animated features still cling to rungs near the top of the Box Office list, and Diz Co. is putting The Wind Rises into 500 theaters this weekend. The expected take for the Miyazaki picture is in the $1.5 million range.
Add On: The weekend is taken by Mr. Neeson's airplane shoot-em-up.
The jetliner thriller opened with $30 million to hold off the Bible saga’s $26.5 million; “The Lego Movie” crosses $200 million.
Liam Neeson’s airplane thriller “Non-Stop” soared to a $30 million opening weekend at the box office, holding off a strong challenge from the Biblical saga “Son of God,” which rode a wave of grassroots Christian support to a $26.5 million debut.
Both movies over-performed to end the three-week run at No. 1 of “The Lego Movie,” which crossed the $200 million mark at the domestic box office and finished third with $21 million. ...