After three weeks occupying the first position at the box office during the Christmas period, it seems that ‘ Star Wars: The Last Jedi ‘ has come the turn of giving up the witness . After debuting with power on December 20, ‘ Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle ‘, she was ready to score again in her third week on the show and climb to the first position at the box office, as well as the premiere of the fourth installment of the saga ‘ Insidious ‘, which arrived this weekend at the cinemas with the intention of getting to obtain the great figures obtained by its predecessors.
Despite the fact that during Friday ‘ Insidious: The Last Key ‘ managed to debut as number one at the box office, the first place was finally for ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle’ , which adds the large figure of 36 million dollars to its already spectacular data collected the past two weeks. In total, this reboot-sequel to the legendary title of 1995, has already raised 244.37 million in the United States alone, already exceeding 400 million worldwide with a budget of only 90. Without a doubt, one of the greatest successes it’s from the season.
For its part, ‘Insidious: The Last Key’, has been premiered occupying the second position at the box office and raising 29.26 million in its debut , assuming another spectacular data that brings another great success and a great start to the year for Blumhouse Pictures . This fourth installment of the saga, has only had a budget of 10 million dollars, which leads to, as happened with its predecessors, the film again be enormously profitable for the study, confirming again the great boom in horror genre. Compared with previous installments of the series ‘Insidious: The Last Key’ has managed to debut with data exceeding the 22 million that ‘ Insidious Chapter 3 ‘ achieved at its premiere in 2015and well above the 13 million of the first installment, remaining below the 40.2 million obtained by ‘ Insidious Chapter 2 ‘ in its debut.
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ is positioned in third place in the box office ranking, presenting a big fall of 55% in its collection, a fact that positions this eighth episode of ‘Star Wars’ to present the biggest decline in the Weekend box office . However, the film has managed to obtain another 23 million, having already accumulated a grand total of 572 million dollars in the United States alone . Throughout the world, the film has already accumulated 1,205.2 million dollars after adding another 64 million from 55 markets. Note that the film has landed this week in China getting 28.7 million .
Unlike ‘Star Wars’, ‘ The Great Showman ‘ has the lowest decline in revenue of the week , falling only 11% over its previous week and adding another 11 million dollars. This musical starred by Hugh Jackman now totals 76 million in the United States, positioning himself this week in fourth place at the box office. The top 5 closes ‘ Giving the note 3 ‘, that despite showing a performance at the box office much lower than the second installment of the saga, the film manages to raise 10 million more this weekend accumulating a total of 85, 9 million dollars in the United States and 140 million in the whole world.
‘ Ferdinand ‘ occupies the sixth position collecting 7.7 million, while ‘ Molly’s Game ‘ and ‘ The darkest moment ‘ expand copies until 1608 and 1733 getting the seventh and eighth place at the box office respectively and collecting a few acceptable 7 and 6 , 3 million dollars. The top 10 box office closes ‘ Coco ‘, in ninth position with 5.5 million, and ‘ All the money in the world ‘, whose 3.5 million raised and his total of 20 million this weekend are still far away to make profitable their estimated 40 million budget, although it will be necessary to see how the film is maintained during the current awards campaign, a fact that could benefit her in the coming weeks.
The Paddington Bear Returns
Next week, ‘ The Pentagon Files ‘, the new Steven Spielberg film , will expand copies after its limited release and will hit theaters across the country, while on the other hand, the adorable British bear Paddington returns to the cinemas of United States with its acclaimed sequel , ‘ Paddington 2 ‘, ready to conquer the American public again. His first part ended his commercial career in the United States with a good collection of 76.2 million dollars, and it is suggested that this sequel will premiere with an approximate number of 20 million at its premiere, a fact that is also indicated for the Spielberg tape.