Bad Boys For Life Tops Box Office for Second Straight Weekend
Posted on January 26, 2020
Bad Boys For Life topped the box office for the second consecutive weekend. The action film starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence added $34 million to bring its total gross to $120 million after two weekends in theaters.
Bad Boys was followed by 1917, which added $15.8 million and passed the $100 mark after five weekends in theaters. Dolittle came in third with a weekend gross of $12.5 million.
The top new opener this weekend was The Gentleman. The Guy Ritchie directed film stars Matthew McConaughey as Mickey Pearson, the head of a marijuana empire. It has a B+ Cinemascore. It had an $11 million opening.
The Gentleman was followed by Jumanji: The Next Level, which has now made over $283 million after seven weekends in theaters. The Turning made its debut in the sixth position. The supernatural horror film is a modern adaption of The Turn of the Screw by Henry James. It managed to make $7.3 million despite a terrible F Cinemascore.
The Turning was followed by Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Little Women, Just Mercy, Knives Out and Frozen II. Bad Boys will face new challengers Gretel & Hansel, The Assistant and The Rhythm Section this coming weekend.
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