Home / Pop Motion / Monsters Beat Zombies At Box Office

Monsters Beat Zombies At Box Office

Monsters UniversityDisney and Pixar’s “Monsters University” opened to $82 million, beating Brad Pitt and ‘”World War Z” by almost $20 million. Despite “World War Z” substantially outperforming expectations, it was not enough to take the number one spot from “Monsters, Inc.” sequel  which was the No. 2 Pixar opening of all time after Toy Story 3. “Man Of Steel” remained strong in third place, bringing in $41 million in its sophomore week.

The top 12 films of the weekend, as of Sunday, June 24, are as follows:

RANK TITLE DISTRIBUTOR NAME WEEKEND REVENUE CUME REVENUE
REVENUE # OF LOCATIONS* LOC AVG
1 Monsters University Disney $82,000,000 4,004 20,479 $82,000,000
2 World War Z Paramount $66,000,000 3,607 18,297 $66,000,000
3 Man Of Steel Warner Bros. $41,215,000 4,207 9,796 $210,005,947
4 This Is The End Sony $13,000,000 3,055 4,255 $57,791,524
5 Now You See Me Lionsgate $7,870,000 2,823 2,787 $94,450,976
6 Fast & Furious 6 Universal $4,725,235 2,417 1,955 $228,412,705
7 Internship, The 20th Century Fox $3,425,000 1,916 1,787 $38,364,505
8 Purge, The Universal $3,411,550 2,201 1,550 $59,427,995
9 Star Trek Into Darkness Paramount $3,000,000 1,565 1,916 $216,610,916
10 Iron Man 3 Disney $2,175,000 924 2,353 $403,120,000
11 Bling Ring, The A24 Films $2,000,000 650 3,076 $2,341,241
12 Epic 20th Century Fox $1,730,000 1,994 867 $100,985,125

Check Also

Intelligence

Peacock Announces First Originals For July 15 Launch

Peacock, NBCUniversal’s new streaming service, today announced its original content that will be available to …