The force is strong with this one indeed! Star Wars the Force Awakens pulled in $238 million, making it the highest grossing opening of all time.
Alvin and the Chipmunks the Road Chip squeaked into the number two spot with $14.4 million.
Sisters bonded at number three, opening with $13.4 million.
The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 took at tumble to number four with $5.6 million.
Creed still packed a punch at number five with $5.0 million.
The Good Dinosaur roamed into number six with $4.3 million.
HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 17: A view of the atmosphere at the World Premiere Of Disney-Pixar’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR at the El Capitan Theatre on November 17, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)
Krampus was left in the cold with $3.7 million.
In the Heart of the Sea sank to number eight with just $3.4 million.
Dilwale, the independent action comedy from India open at number nine with $1.8 million.
Rounding out the top ten was Bajirao Mastani, the independent drama from India with $1.6 million.
Check out the full box office chart below:
1 Star Wars: The Force Awakens $238,000,000 $238,000,000
2 Alvin and the Chipmunks The Road Chip $14,400,000 $14,400,000
3 Sisters $13,420,000 $13,420,000
4 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 $5,650,000 $254,438,774
5 Creed $5,085,000 $87,900,073
6 The Good Dinosaur $4,305,000 $96,619,068
7 Krampus $3,780,000 $34,810,655
8 In the Heart of the Sea $3,465,000 $18,600,095
9 Dilwale$1,875,000 $1,875,000
10 Bajirao Mastani $1,660,000 $1,660,000
Next week (and for several more) look for Star Wars the Force Awakens to keep the top spot. Tune in so see if I’m right.
Until then happy movie going!