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Weekend Box Office: ‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Tops ‘Spider-Man’ with $56.5M

20th Century Fox‘s Film

20th Century Fox‘s War for the Planet of the Apes brought in an estimated $56.5 million from 4,022 locations at the domestic box office this weekend. That was enough to take down Spider-Man: Homecoming at the North American box office.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Opens Big Domestically

Sony and Marvel Studios

Sony and Marvel Studios’ Spider-Man: Homecoming is looking at a $117 million opening from 4,348 theaters at the North American box office over the weekend.

The critically acclaimed tentpole opened to a stunning $50.5 million on Friday and will be the third-best domestic opening of the year to date behind Beauty and the Beast ($174.8 million) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ($146.5 million).

Weekend Box Office: ‘Despicable Me 3′ Dominates Over ‘Baby Driver’

Weekend Box Office

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment‘s Despicable Me 3 earned $75.4 million over the weekend, while Sony’s Baby Driver earned $21 million its first weekend.

The threequel was directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda, and co-directed by Eric Guillon. The film features the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Nev Scharrel, Steve Coogan, Jenny Slate, and Julie Andrews and it received an A- CinemaScore from audiences.

Sony Releases Final ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer

Sony/Marvel Studios Superhero Film

Sony Pictures have unveiled the third and final set of trailers for their upcoming Marvel movie Spider-Man: Homecoming.

A domestic version includes a bevy of new reveals about what Spider-Man’s Stark Tech-created suit can do, whereas the international one includes many more callbacks to The Avengers.

Marvel’s Kevin Feige Has No Plans for An R-Rated Movie

The R-Rated Superhero Movies

Following the box-office success of the R-rated Deadpool and Logan, some fans are hoping that Marvel Studios should be jumping on that bandwagon too.

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, however, sees it differently, and doesn’t have plans of making R-rated movie anytime soon. Speaking with THR, the studio head explained his own takeaway from those movies:

New ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer Makes It Look Generic

The Marvel Studios/Sony Picture Film

The Marvel Studios/Sony Pictures have revealed the second trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming, which looks far more generic that the last one. Hope it proves me wrong. Plus, they show so many things. 

‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ is 2017’s Most Anticipated by Fandango

Most Anticipated Movie

Disney-Lucasfilm’s Star Wars: Episode VIII topped Fandango‘s annual survey of the coming year’s most anticipated movies. In second place is Disney and Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 with Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast making up the top 3 for 2017.

Outside of Disney movies, Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman and Sony-Marvel’s origins story Spider-Man: Homecoming round out the top five.