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Weekend Box Office: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Repeats; ‘The Happytime Murders’ Bombs

Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians repeated as champ with $25 million, a drop-off of just 6% from its first weekend of release. Warner Bros.’ rom-com easily fended off STX Films’ Melissa McCarthy raunchy comedy The Happytime Murders, which opened in third place with a lackluster $10 million, the worst in McCarthy’s career.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Dazzles with $25.2M Debut

Jon M. Chu’s Romantic Comedy

Warner Bros.’ romcom Crazy Rich Asians dominated the box office with a three-day North American debut of $25.2 million and a five-day tally of $34 million. Jon M. Chu’s movie — buoyed by glowing reviews and an A CinemaScore — features an international cast of stars led by Constance Wu, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, and Awkwafina, with Ken Jeong and Michelle Yeoh.