Monday Update: In a weekend that constituted the calm before the storm, prior to a ton of wide releases premiering in the second half of December, Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet led for a third straight frame with $16.2M. The animated sequel dropped -36.4% from last weekend and has earned $140.9M through 19
Saturday Report: With the lack of notable openers yet again this weekend, the top story comes out of China where Warner Bros.’ Aquaman has earned an excellent $61.2 million in its first two days of release. That includes a confirmed estimate of $24.0 million on Friday and a flash estimate of $37.2 million
For the first time since Super Bowl weekend ten months ago, it’s possible that no film will reach $20 million at the coming weekend’s box office as studios again steer clear of the early December market in favor of saving their biggest releases for closer to Christmas and New Year’s.