Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues to hold the top spot at the Box Office with over $63 million this weekend.
As of May 14, 2017, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has grossed $248.4 million in the United States and Canada and $383.8 million in other countries for a worldwide total of $632.3 million.
The film has surpassed the liften collection of Marvel Studios’ The Incredible Hulk ($263M), Captain America: The First Avenger ($371M), Thor ($449M), Ant-Man ($519M), Iron Man ($585M) and Iron Man 2 ($624M).
In second spot, 20th Century Fox’s Snatched brings in $19.5 million in the United States and Canada, and $3.2 million in other territories, for a worldwide total of $22.6 million, against a production budget of $42 million.
Taking third spot, Warner Bros. Pictures’ King Arthur: Legend of the Sword grossed $15.4 million in the United States and Canada and $29.6 million in other territories for a worldwide total of $45 million, against a production budget of $175 million.
UPDATE: 20th Century Fox’s Alien: Covenant released in 34 international markets this weekend where it grossed an estimated $42 million opening at number one in 19 of them, its opening markets including South Korea ($7.2m), UK ($6.4m), France ($4.5m), Australia ($3.1m), Spain ($1.9m) and Hong Kong ($1.8m).
Next weekend, the film will debut in over 3,600 domestic theaters, and open in 52 markets including Germany, Russia and Sweden.
Top Five Domestic Box Office Weekend Forecast:
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 – $63,007,000 ($246,164,419)
- Snatched – $17,500,000 ($17,500,000)
- King Arthur: Legend of the Sword – $14,700,000 ($14,700,000)
- The Fate of the Furious – $5,301,160 ($215,035,090)
- The Boss Baby – $4,600,000 ($162,379,270)
The film stars an ensemble cast featuring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Sean Gunn, Glenn Close, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, and Kurt Russell.
Written and directed by James Gunn.
Produced by Kevin Feige with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Nik Korda and Stan Lee serving as executive producers.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 released on May 5, 2017, in 3D and IMAX.