The Incantation: The Devil Made Me Scare Big Boxes With A Weekend Profit Of $ 24 Million
It was a close race, however The incantation: The devil made me do it successfully A Quiet Place II for first place this weekend at the box office. The newest installment in the long-running Conjuring franchise grossed $ 24 million, which was more than enough to grab first place. The horror film has received mixed reviews from critics, with many saying it doesn’t have the strength of previous entries. However, the achievements of Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as Ed and Lorraine Warren were praised.
When Paramount released A Quiet Place II last weekend, many felt that Warner Bros. might have made a mistake in releasing The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It so soon after. Generally, studios distribute their horror films for fear of hurting the same audience. With that in mind, the 2021 box office is still in its infancy and audiences are proving that they are ready and willing to return to theaters, whatever the genre, which has been proven over the past few weeks.
A Quiet Place II secured second place at the box office this weekend for $ 19.5 million. The sequel debuted last weekend and has since grossed $ 118.1 million worldwide. The horror thriller was praised by fans of the first part as well as by critics. Disney’s Cruella, which received mixed reviews, took third place after grossing $ 11.2 million. The movie is also currently available to Disney + subscribers who are willing to pay $ 29.99 for Premier Access.
Universals Spirit Untamed debuted in fourth place this weekend after grossing $ 6.2 million. Isabela Merced, Jake Gyllenhaal, Marsai Martin, Mckenna Grace, Julianne Moore, Walton Goggins and Eiza González provide the voices in the animated family film. Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon ranked fifth after earning $ 1.3 million. The film grossed just over 114 million US dollars in its 14 weeks in cinemas worldwide. It’s now streamed for free to Disney + subscribers, but that didn’t seem to derail its box office recording. Spiral fell to sixth place after making $ 890,000. The latest installment in the Saw franchise has been widely acclaimed by fans and critics for the past 4 weeks.
Godzilla vs. Kong earned $ 463,000 that weekend, putting the monster movie in seventh place. Worldwide, the film grossed over $ 431 million in ten weeks. Dream Horse finished eighth for $ 230,000 that weekend, while Witness finished ninth with $ 155,000. Eventually, Those Who Wish Me Dead ranked tenth after grossing $ 111,000. The film starring Angelina Jolie has received mixed reviews from audiences and critics. You can see the rest of this weekend’s checkout details at The Numbers.
- Box office
- 1. The incantation: The devil made me do it – $ 24 million
- 2. A Quiet Place II – $ 19.5 million
- 3. Cruella – $ 11.2 million
- 4. Untamed Spirit – $ 6.2 million
- 5. Raya and the Last Dragon – $ 1.3 million
- 6th spiral – $ 890K
- 7. Godzilla v Kong – $ 463K
- 8. Dream horse – 230K
- 9th Witness – 155K
- 10. Those who wish me dead – $ 111,000
Topics: Conjuring 3, Conjuring, Box Office, Cinemas