Top 10 Movies at the US Box Office This Weekend
Ben Affleck's movie leads the way.
The new Ben Affleck movie, The Accountant, ruled the US box office this weekend, taking in $24.7 million for its debut weekend to become the No. 1 film this weekend.
The Warner Bros. movie pulled in $9.1 million on Friday (including $1.35 million from earlier previews), another $9.5 million on Saturday, and $6.1 million Sunday to reach $24.7 million for the weekend.
Rounding out the top five films for the weekend were Kevin Hart: What Now? ($11.984 million), The Girl on the Train ($11.975 million), Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children ($8.9 million), and Deepwater Horizon ($6.35 million).
The new movie Max Steel, based on the Mattel toy line, came in low, bringing in just $2.1 million for its first weekend. Another notable performance was the Harry Potter IMAX run, which brought in $1.1 million. As part of this, all eight Harry Potter movies were shown in IMAX at theaters this past weekend.
Go to Deadline to see a full breakdown of this weekend's US box office numbers.
October 14-16 US Box Office:
- The Accountant -- $24.7 million (week one)
- Kevin Hart: What Now?--$11.984 million (week one)
- The Girl on the Train --$11.975 million(week two)
- Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children -- $8.9 million (week three)
- Deepwater Horizon-- $6.35 million (week 3)
- Storks -- $5.6M (week four)
- Magnificent Seven-- $5.2 million (week four)
- Middle School -- $4.25 million(week two)
- Sully-- $2.96 million (week 6)
- Birth of a Nation -- $2.7 million(week 2)
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