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As expected, Tim Burton‘s kid-friendly fantasy-comedy Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children has won the box office and made $28.5 million in its weekend debut.
Miss Peregrine, which stars Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson, cost some $110 million to make.
Sony and MGM’s The Magnificent Seven remake topped the box office this weekend with an estimated $35 million, including $2.9 million from IMAX alone.
Director Antoine Fuqua’s best opening of his career at the domestic box office has a 64 percent Rotten Tomatoes score and also an A- CinemaScore from audiences.
Clint Eastwood’s biopic Sully kept the top spot this weekend with an estimated $22 million to bring its two-week total to $70.5 million. Made for $60 million, the Tom Hanks-led drama worldwide gross comes to just under $94 M.
The Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow drama Sully is the No. 1 movie in North America, earning a whopping $35.5 million over its debut weekend.
Directed by Clint Eastwood, the film stars Tom Hanks as hero pilot Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger who pulled off the “Miracle on the Hudson.”
Also starring Anna Gunn, Aaron Eckhart, Sam Huntington, and Laura Linney, the film follows the true story of Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberger,
According to Deadline, Clint Eastwood has found Sully. Tom Hanks is currently negotiating with Warner Bros. to portray the heroic pilot in Eastwood’s take on the true-life heroism dubbed Miracle on the Hudson in 2009, saving everyone on board from a disastrous crash.