Straight Outta Compton went straight to number one for the second week in a row with $26.7 million.
Mission Impossible Rogue Nation held at number two with $11.7 million.
Sinister 2 was not so menacing, opening at number three with $10.6 million.
Hitman Agent 47 missed its target, opening at number four with $8.2 million.
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. was missing in action at number five with $7.4 million.
American Ultra had a less than moderate opening at number six with $5.5 million.
Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Connie Britton, Topher Grace, Director Nima Nourizadeh, Tony Hale and John Leguizamo seen at The World Premiere of Lionsgate’s ‘American Ultra’ at Ace Hotel on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, in Los Angeles, CA. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Lionsgate/AP Images)
The Gift was re-opened at number seven with $4.3 million.
Ant-Man was sneaky at number eight with $4.0 million.
Minions were still wreaking havoc at number nine with $3.7 million.
Rounding out the top ten was Fantastic Four after just three weeks in release with $3.6 million.
Check out the full box office chart below:
1 Straight Outta Compton $26,760,000 $111,483,000
2 Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation $11,700,000 $157,763,000
3 Sinister 2 $10,633,000 $10,633,000
4 Hitman: Agent 47 $8,200,000 $8,200,000
5 The Man From U.N.C.L.E. $7,420,000 $26,637,000
6 American Ultra $5,500,000 $5,500,000
7 The Gift (2015) $4,300,000 $31,053,000
8 Ant-Man $4,088,000 $164,524,000
9 Minions $3,710,000 $319,965,000
10 Fantastic Four $3,650,000 $49,625,000
Next week Zac Efron takes on the boyz from Compton with We Are Your Friends along with Owen Wilson’s attempt at drama with No Escape. I say Ice Cube and Dr. Dre will keep reigning supreme. Tune in to see if I’m right.
Until then, happy movie going!