Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One” wins the four-day holiday weekend box office with estimates now reaching $53 million by weekend’s end. The virtual reality fantasy holds an A- CinemaScore and 76% on Rotten Tomatoes and overseas has already scored $128 million since Tuesday, with the worldwide total looking to hit an estimated $181.2 million by end of today.
‘Tyler Perry’s Acrimony’ scored second place for the weekend with $17 million, and ‘Black Panther’ is still doing robust business in third place with $11 million. The Marvel Champion crossed the $650 million domestic mark and is now the fifth-highest grossing domestic release of ALL time with it likely to pass both ‘Jurassic World’ and ‘Titanic’ in the next week or so.
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