The Magnificent Seven Wins Box Office With $35 Million Opening

Posted on September 25, 2016

Denzel Washington as Chisolm pointing gun in The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven won the box office this weekend with a $35 million opening. The western remake stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and Vincent D'Onofrio. It has an A- CinemaScore.

The Magnificent Seven was followed by the animated Storks, which opened with $21.8 million. It features the voices of Andy Samberg, Katie Crown and Kelsey Grammar. Storks also has an A- CinemaScore.

Storks was followed by Sully which slipped to third after two weeks in first place. It has made $92 million after three weekends in theaters. Sully was followed by Bridget Jones's Baby, Snowden, Blair Witch, Don't Breathe and Suicide Squad Suicide Squad has made $318 million after 8 weeks in theaters. Bridget Jones's Baby has underperformed in the U.S. with just $16.5 million after weeks but it has done much better overseas. Deadline reports that it topped the international box office this weekend making $21.9 million, which is more than its U.S. gross to date.

You can view this weekend's box office chart here. The new films arriving in theaters this coming weekend include Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Deepwater Horizon, Masterminds and American Honey.

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