Box Office: Spy Beats The Rock and The Boys of Entourage

Box Office: Spy Beats The Rock and The Boys of Entourage

Melissa McCarthy toppled The Rock from his perch and proved to have more drawing power than an Entourage of handsome males this weekend, when her film ‘SPY’ took the number one spot. The 20th Century Fox action comedy, which also starred Jason Statham and Jude Law, captured an estimated $30 million during its debut opening.

Even though San Andreas got dropped to second place, the fall wasn’t that far. The Dwayne Johnson blockbuster continues to do better than projected, with its weekend estimates at $26.4 million – for a total $99 million since it hit theaters last week.

Fear beat out the five handsome guys of Entourage, when Insidious 3 cashed in a whole $12.5 million more, than the HBO TV series turned movie. Meaning that the whipping Entourage took from citics rang true in box office attendance; placing Insidious in third and the Doug Ellin directed comedy-drama in fourth. Even with an early debut on Wednesday, Entourage still fell short of the Focus Features horror show by $5.2 million, according to RENTRAK domestic estimates.

Top 5 Box Office Results – June 7th

(Estimates)
1) SPY – $30,000,000
2) San Andres – $26,440,000
3) Insidious 3 – $23,000,000
4) Entourage – $10,420,000
5) Mad Max: Fury Road – $7,970,000

Mad Max: Fury Road keeps it’s staying power with a fifth place finish over the June 7th weekend. The Warner Bros. sequel is still attracting movie goers with its over the top action and strong cast. The movies $7.9 million weekend estimate brings its domestic total up to over $130.8 million.

In the Worldwide box office, San Andreas keeps the title at number one – with SPY at second and Insidious 3 in third.

It can only get better after this week. At least that’s what we’re hoping for.

Photo: ©2015 20th Century Fox
Data Source: ©RENTRAK

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