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Weekend Box Office: ‘Arrival’ Opens Strong but ‘Dr. Strange’ Remains On Top

Denis Villeneuve‘s Alien Epic

Paramount Pictures’ new cerebral sci-fi thriller Arrival capitalized on pretty good marketing push, while Marvel and Disney’s Doctor Strange won its second weekend in a row.

The comic book adaptation, starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role, brought in $43 million to bring its domestic total to $153 million.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Doctor Strange’ Dominates with Huge $85 Million Debut

November 04-06 Estimates

It seems that comic nerds are very happy this week: Doctor Strange, the latest installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe debuted in North America with an excellent $84.9 million. The reality-warping PG-13 fantasy-adventure beat the first installments in the Thor ($65.7 million), Captain America ($65 million) and Ant-Man franchises ($57.2 million),

First Trailer for Mel Gibson’s ‘Hacksaw Ridge’

Mel Gibson’s World War II Drama

Lionsgate has unveiled the first official trailer for director Mel Gibson’s latest drama, Hacksaw Ridge, the true World War II tale which stars Andrew Garfield as an Army medic who refused to kill enemy troops during the Battle of Okinawa.