‘Creed III’ a box-office heavyweight on opening night
The gloves were off at the box office on Friday.
On its opening night, “Creed III” topped the box office, taking home $22 million. According to IMDB’s Box Office Mojo.
The “Rocky” spinoff, which Post said will keep viewers “under its spell until the end,” marks the ninth installment in the franchise.
The action flick, which stars Michael B. Jordan’s directorial debut, the first in the franchise not to star Sylvester Stallone.
It is estimated to take home $36 to $40 million during its opening weekend. According to the variation.
The animated action-adventure “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba — To the Swordsmith Village,” grossed more than $4.1 million. It follows a boy who vows to become a demon slayer after his family is murdered.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantummania,” which was second last week, moved to third place with sales of more than $3.1 million.
“Cocaine Bear,” which led the box office on its opening night last Friday, dropped to fourth place with just $3.1 million.
Last week, the comedy, based on a true story, Earned $23.1 million Domestically.
Christian drama “Jesus Revolution,” starring Kelsey Grammer, came in fifth with $2.2 million.
The film is based on the Jesus Movement that took place in California in the late 1960s.