May 18, 2019
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The Paramount film, starring Taraji P. Henson and Tracy Morgan, earned $54.6 million in theaters.
Universal’s How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, the third in the series about a boy and his dragon, dropped one spot to No. 2. It made $160 million at the box office. Meanwhile, the “How to Train Your Dragon” trilogy flew up one spot to No. 8, showing continued strong interest in the franchise for the week.
Warner’s animated sequel The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, which earned $105.8 million in theaters, debuted in the third spot on the chart.
Jumping up one spot from No. 5 in the previous week to No. 4 was Lionsgate’s Cold Pursuit, starring Liam Neeson as a grieving snowplow driver who seeks revenge against the drug dealers who killed his son. The film earned $32 million at the box office.
Warner’s DC superhero flick Aquaman floated up from No. 9 to No. 5.
Boosted by the impending May 17 theatrical debut of the third installment in the Lionsgate series, the double feature of John Wick and John Wick 2, starring Keanu Reeves as a hitman out for revenge, landed at No. 10 on the week’s chart.
The top 10 films purchased and/or rented on FandangoNow for the week ended May 12 were:
- What Men Want*
- How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World*
- The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part *
- Cold Pursuit*
- Aquaman *
- Isn’t It Romantic*
- “How to Train Your Dragon” Trilogy*
- The Mule*
- John Wick and John Wick: Chapter 2 (Double Feature) *
*Available in 4K