‘Godzilla’ brought in a monstrous $93.2 million to the weekend box office, topping the chart and even bumping ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ from the ranking of second biggest debut film of the year. ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ continues to hold the top spot with $95 million.
Over 51 percent of revenue generated for ‘Godzilla’ came from its 3D and IMAX screenings. The film offered scenes of destruction to major cities – buildings, subways and more!
Taking second place at the weekend box office was ‘Neighbors,’ bringing in an additional $26 million on its second week out.
‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ came in third place at the weekend box office with an additional $16.8 million for its third week out.
New release this weekend, ‘Million Dollar Arm’ took fourth place at the weekend box office with a disappointing $10.5 million.
As we approach Memorial Day weekend, excitement builds for the X-Men superhero flick and a comedy flick starring Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.
Check out what’s coming out this week!
New Movie Releases This Week: May 23, 2014
For those looking for a sci-fi action adventure film:
X-Men: Days of Future Past (PG-13)
Cast: Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy
Wolverine is sent to the past to desperately try to change history and prevent an event that would mean doom for the world of humans and mutants.
For those looking for a comedy flick:
Cast: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Kevin Nealon
A single mom and single dad end up in a bad blind date together. They later find themselves stuck together again at a family resort, but this time attraction grows as their respective children benefit from the burgeoning relationship.
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