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Weekend Box Office: ‘Ghostbusters’ Opens at $46M, ‘Secret Life of Pets’ Stays on Top

Pets Vs Ghostbusters

Sony’s all-female Ghostbusters reboot debuted in the No. 2 spot at the North American box office over the weekend with a solid $46 million.

“Unless it has massive legs, any opening under $50 million is not a triumph,” said Jeff Bock, an analyst with Exhibitor Relations.

Weekend Box Office: ‘The Secret Life of Pets’ Was a Good Surprise

Illumination Entertainment's Animated Feature

Illumination Entertainment and Universal‘s new animated feature The Secret Life of Pets dominated the weekend box office, debuting in first place with $103.2 million.

Pets has become the biggest opening ever for an original film and knocked Finding Dory out of the top spot after three straight weeks.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Takes Down ‘The BFG’ and ‘Tarzan’

Independence Day Weekend

Despite three new wide releases, Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory takes top spot for third straight week, adding an estimated $41.9 million to its $372.2 million haul (through Sunday).

Meanwhile, Disney’s The BFG and Warner Bros.’ The Legends of Tarzan haven’t done well.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Independence Day 2’ Underperforms; ‘Finding Dory’ Swims

Independence Day 2 Underperforms

The Independence Day sequel, Independence Day: Resurgence, budgeted at $165 million, will earn an underwhelming $41.6 million, while the Finding Nemo sequel, Finding Dory, will earn approximately $73.2 million in its second weekend, down only 46% from last week’s stellar opening frame.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Finding Dory’ Swims to Record $136.2M

Pixar And Disney's Sequel

Pixar and Disney’s sequel Finding Dory swam to a massive $136,2 million debut haul, landing the biggest domestic opening for an animated feature of all time.

Moviegoers gave the long-awaited sequel to 2003’s Finding Nemo an A CinemaScore, and a great 95% of critics on the Rotten Tomatoes site.

New Trailer for Pixar’s ‘Finding Dory’ has Arrived

The Whale Shark

Disney-Pixar has released another new trailer for Finding Dory, the sequel/spinoff to 2003’s Finding Nemo featuring returning stars Albert Brooks as Marlin the clownfish and Ellen DeGeneres as Dory, a blue tang with a bad memory.

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Named Most Anticipated Movie of 2016

A Star Wars Story

Hot on the heels of the blockbuster success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the next film on the Star Wars release calendar, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, was named as the most-anticipated film of 2016 in a survey conducted by online ticketing service Fandango.

The first Star Wars spinoff beat out the long-awaited Finding Nemo sequel, Finding Dory, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the new Jason Bourne film and Captain America: Civil War.