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Paramount has revealed Red Band and Green Band trailers for Michael Bay‘s 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, based on the non-fiction book by Michtell Zuckoff about the dual 2012 attacks on American compounds in Libya.
Neill Blomkamp‘s R-rated, original sci-fi thriller Chappie claims No. 1 spot despite its unremarkable $13.3 million gross, which is $5 million short of expectations.
A Vince Vaughn vehicle Unfinished Business performed notably worse and barely made the top ten with $4.8 million in its debut.
Update: After dominating the domestic box office, the big-screen adaptation of E.L. James’ look at a billionaire and the bondage fetish that ties him to a college journalist has become a hit overseas as well, earning an impressive $267 million worldwide.
According to estimates Sunday, the animated Nickelodeon-Paramount spinoff opened to much larger than expected $56 million,
Unfortunately, the Oscar-nominated American Sniper is not the Super Bowl box office champion after all. The record holder continues to be the 2008 by Disney’s Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert.
According to Deadline,
Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper hits stunning $200 million in the domestic bank making it the No. 2 war movie in history of North American box office. Starring Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller, the movie held the top spot in its second weekend, hauling in an impressive $64.4 million and is certainly on track to defeat Saving Private Ryan ($216.5 million).
By tomorrow with the Martin Luther King holiday, the film will shatter records both for the long weekend and the month of January (Ride Along) with an estimated $105.2 million Friday-to-Monday debut frame and an overal cume of $108.6 million.