LOS ANGELES (CNS) – “Spider-Man: No Way Home” netted another huge weekend at the box office, pulling in another $52.7 million and leading all films for the third week in a row, according to industry estimates released today.
The latest edition of the lucrative film franchise — which stars Tom Holland, Zendaya and Benedict Cumberbatch — has now grossed $609 million in the United States and Canada. It is by far the highest-grossing film released since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in March 2020, and surpassed $1 billion worldwide last week, Comscore reported.
The animated film “Sing 2” was in second place with $19.6 million Friday through Sunday in its second weekend at theaters. Third place went to “The King’s Man,” which made $4.5 million in its second weekend.
“American Underdog” — also in its second weekend — was fourth with$4 million, followed by “The Matrix Resurrections” with $3.8 million in its second weekend.
Rounding out the top 10 domestic releases, as estimated by Comscore, were “West Side Story” ($2.1 million), “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” ($1.4 million), “Licorice Pizza” ($1.2 million), “A Journal for Jordan” ($1.1 million) and “Encanto” ($1 million).