‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Have Another Crazy Rich Weekend At The Box Office

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The romantic comedy “Crazy Rich Asians” has topped the domestic charts yet again. Warner Bros. estimates that the film added an additional $22.2 million through Sunday, down only 10 percent from last weekend.The film has grossed nearly $111 million from North American theaters.


If this continues through Monday, “Crazy Rich Asians” could also have one of the biggest Labor Day weekends ever. The current four-day Labor Day record sits with 2007′s “Halloween” which opened with $30.6 million and some are projecting that “Crazy Rich Asians” could hit $30 million, according to associated press.

Warner Bros.′ shark pic “The Meg” took second place with an additional $10.5 million, global total to $462.8 million. “Mission: Impossible — Fallout,” in its fifth weekend, added $7 million for third.

Box office tracker comScore is projecting that the 2018 summer box office will net out with around $4.39 billion, up over 14 percent from last year when the summer didn’t even hit $4 billion. Year to date, the box office is up 9.9 percent.


Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to comScore, are listed below.

1.“Crazy Rich Asians,” $22.2 million ($10.4 million international).

2.“The Meg,” $10.5 million ($17.7 million international).

3.“Mission: Impossible — Fallout,” $7 million ($89.1 million international).

4.“Operation Finale,” $6 million.

5.“Searching,” $5.7 million ($5.9 million international).

6.“Christopher Robin,” $5 million ($4.7 million international).

7.“Alpha,” $4.5 million ($6.6 million international).

8.“The Happytime Murders,” $4.4 million ($1.5 million international).

9.“BlacKkKlansman,” $4.1 million ($4.8 million international).

10.“Mile 22,” $3.6 million ($6 million international).