May 27, 2019
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The Universal film stars Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston as an out-of-work ex-con and a wealthy quadriplegic who unexpectedly come together and help each other bring back their zest for life. It earned $108.2 million in theaters.
Lionsgate’s Cold Pursuit, starring Liam Neeson, jumped up two spots to No. 2. In the film, which earned $32 million at the box office, Neeson plays a grieving snowplow driver who seeks revenge against the drug dealers who killed his son.
Taking the third spot was Universal’s Fighting With My Family, a comedy about World Wrestling Entertainment star Paige featuring Dwayne Johnson. It made $23 million in theaters.
Another Universal title, How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, the third in the series about a boy and his dragon, dropped two spots to No. 4. It made $160 million at the box office.
Boosted by the 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, jumped five spots to No. 5 on the week’s chart.
Entering the chart at No. 10 was Universal’s horror sequel Happy Death Day 2U. The follow-up to 2017’s Happy Death Day earned $28 million at the box office.
The top 10 films purchased and/or rented on FandangoNow for the week ended May 19 were:
- The Upside (Universal)
- Cold Pursuit * (Lionsgate)
- Fighting With My Family (Universal)
- How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World * (Universal)
- John Wickand John Wick: Chapter 2 (Double Feature) * (Lionsgate)
- What Men Want* (Paramount)
- The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part* (Warner)
- Glass* (Universal)
- Aquaman * (Warner)
- Happy Death Day 2U* (Universal)
*Available in 4K