Box Office Breakdown! Suicide Squad Holds On For Number One! Ben-Hur Bombs! War Dogs Has No Bark! And More!

Suicide Squad slayed it again for its third week at number one with $20.7 million.

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Sausage Party kept it in at number two for a second week with $15.3 million.

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War Dogs took a small box office bite, opening at number three with $14.3 million.

(Editor’s Note: Perhaps pairing two of the most annoying actors in history wasn’t the best idea. Just saying. M-)

 

Kubo and the Two Strings lacked wonder, opening at number four with $12.6 million.

Exclusive - Matthew McConaughey seen at Focus Features Los Angeles Premiere of LAIKA "Kubo and The Two Strings" on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, in Universal City, Calif. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Focus Features/AP Images)

Exclusive – Matthew McConaughey seen at Focus Features Los Angeles Premiere of LAIKA “Kubo and The Two Strings” on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, in Universal City, Calif. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Focus Features/AP Images)

Ben-Hur was a big budget flop, opening at number five with $11.35 million.

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Pete’s Dragon didn’t take flight, slipping to number six with $11.33 million (final numbers may put Pete ahead of Ben).

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Bad Moms were disciplined to number seven with $8 million.

 

Jason Bourne remained under cover at number eight with $7.9 million.

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The Secret Life of Pets went for a walk at number nine with $5.7 million.

 

Rounding out the top ten was Florence Foster Jenkins with $4.3 million.

 

Check out the full box office chart below:

 

1 Suicide Squad $20,710,000 $262,283,335
2 Sausage Party $15,325,000 $65,326,019
3 War Dogs $14,300,000 $14,300,000
4 Kubo and the Two Strings $12,610,000 $12,610,000
5 Ben-Hur (2016) $11,350,000 $11,350,000
6 Pete’s Dragon $11,331,000 $42,892,269
7 Bad Moms $8,068,000 $85,800,428
8 Jason Bourne $7,980,000 $140,883,285
9 The Secret Life of Pets $5,770,000 $346,722,030
10 Florence Foster Jenkins $4,300,000 $14,405,743

 

Next week has a pretty bland showing of new films, but I think the new horror/thriller Don’t Breathe has what it takes for number one. Tune in to see if I’m right.

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Until then, happy movie going!

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