Box Office: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Marches to $76 Million Launch

 “Ant-Man and the Wasp” squashed the competition at the domestic box office.  The Marvel sequel — starring Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly — opened with $76 million from 4,206 North American locations. That start is significantly ahead of the original “Ant-Man,” which debuted with $57 million in 2015.  “Ant-Man and the Wasp” easily topped the weekend, as fellow box office newcomer “The First Purge” scared up $17 million from 3,031 theaters. Meanwhile, “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” just narrowly secured the No. 2 slot for the third week in a row over “Incredibles 2.” The blockbusters earned​ $28.6 million and $28.3 million respectively this weekend.  Overseas, “Ant-Man and the Wasp” collected $85 million, bringing the worldwide opening to $161 million.  Across 20 films, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has brought in $17 billion globally. All 20 films have opened No. 1 at the box office.
(Source: imdb.com; Image: wikipedia.org)
Posted in All Stories, News, Sports, Sylvia, Whats Happening Tagged with: ,

+ Follow Us

 

+ Upcoming Events

  1. Clarence-Rockland Country Jamboree

    July 18 - July 21
  2. Meet The Author

    July 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  3. A Paranormal Evening

    July 21 @ 8:00 pm - July 22 @ 1:00 am
  4. Baseball Tournament & Steak Dinner In St.Pascal

    July 27 - July 28
  5. Charity BBQ

    July 28 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

+ On-Air & Shows