Grosses

'Kung Fu Panda 3' Hangs Onto First Place Wednesday with $0.93 Million; 'Hail, Caesar!' Claims Second with $0.77 MillionFebruary 11, 2016 05:45 AM

by BoxOffice Staff

Kung Fu Panda 3 held onto the top spot again Wednesday with another $0.93 million, off just 34 percent the same day last week. With $73.25 million earned domestically through 13 days of release, the animated sequel continues to play well thanks to healthy word of mouth and a lack of competing family titles.

Hail, Caesar! claimed second place yesterday with $0.77 million, bringing its six-day cume to $14.1 million. The latest film from the Coen brothers is performing somewhat below expectations, unfortunately, despite healthy reviews.

The Revenant took third place again on Wednesday with $0.633 million. That gives the 12-time Oscar nominee an excellent running tally of $151.7 million domestically thus far. Star Wars: The Force Awakens wasn't far behind in fourth place with another $0.628 million, bringing its all-time domestic record total up to $908.1 million.

Meanwhile, The Choice tacked on $0.42 million yesterday to give it a $7.6 million six-day total. Last week's remaining opener, Pride and Prejudice and Zombiesgrossed $0.35 million on Wednesday for a disappointing total of $6.6 million since opening last Friday.

Weekend Actuals (Domestic) Fri, Sep. 15 - Sun, Sep. 17

Wide (1000+)

#TitleweekendLocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Watcher$5,805,838-36%2,7453$2,115$17,377,2952Universal
2Bait$5,485,591--2,352--$2,332$5,485,5911Warner Bros.
3Bring It On$5,083,388-25%2,42711$2,095$50,930,3934Universal
4Nurse Betty$4,658,762-35%1,46910$3,171$13,764,4522USA Films
5Space Cowboys$2,515,232-25%2,461-146$1,022$81,541,6867Warner Bros.
6The Cell$2,448,021-33%2,250-226$1,088$33,293,5985New Line
7What Lies Beneath$2,406,699-13%2,007-159$1,199$145,576,6689DreamWorks
8Scary Movie$2,039,085923%1,9971624$1,021$149,695,81211Miramax / Dimension
9The Art of War$1,553,230-37%1,705-665$911$14,440,5894Warner Bros.
10The Original Kings of Comedy$1,537,461-35%1,04043$1,478$33,011,1305Paramount