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Update: Universal Pictures said Monday that Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson are both signed up and will return for Pitch Perfect 3. The studio has set the release date for July 21, 2017.
Universal and Gold Circle are moving ahead on a third Pitch Perfect installment with Kay Cannon returning to write the next chapter in the saga of the Barden Bellas.
Melissa McCarthy’s action-comedy Spy picked up business on Saturday to end up with a $30 million debut weekend and easily takes the top spot, down from the $35 – $40 million that many expected.
“It was the perfect formula. Melissa McCarthy and Paul Feig are clearly in sync and made beautiful cinematic music together,”
San Andreas has a very high number on the box office Richter scale this week, letting everyone know how serious it was. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s biggest movie as a solo star took in an estimated $53.2 million in its U.S. debut, soaring past recent forecasts of a $40 million launch for Warner Bros.’ disaster pic.
Budgeted at $190 million, Disney’s Tomorrowland was hoping for something north of $50 million, but the Brad Bird-directed movie starring George Clooney disappointed with $32.2 million debut.
The fantasy-adventure flick received a “B” CinemaScore from audiences, but it did manage to pull in enough movie goers to secure the No. 1 spot over a slow Memorial Day weekend.
The R-rated Fury Road, which cost at least $150 million to make, took in about $44.4 million.
The Avengers sequel remained in first place over its sophomore frame with an estimated $77.2 million, despite the 60-percent drop this Mother’s Day weekend. Marvel’s Ultron has now made $874.9 million worldwide.