LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) – Katniss and her Hunger Games finale “Mockingjay Part 2” beat out Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur. This is only the second time Pixar has not opened in the number one spot.
Paul, senior media analyst with Rentrak, credited the studios with smart scheduling. “This is turning out to be quite a strong Thanksgiving holiday weekend with a wide variety of films powering solid overall numbers and the multiplex being a hub of entertainment option with films of virtually every size and shape,”.
About the top movie Mockingjay Part 2 Dergarabedian added “Although Part 2 didn’t open as high as Part 1, it is impressive that the movie led the second week despite a lot of competition this holiday weekend. Altogether, it’s also a huge win for the ‘Hunger Games’ franchise as the total number is pushing $3 billion worldwide.”
Top ten domestic movies:
1 Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2, The Lionsgate $51,600,000
2 ,The Good Dinosaur Disney $39,192,000
3 Creed Warner Bros. $30,120,000
4 Spectre Sony $12,800,000
5 Peanuts Movie, The 20th Century Fox $9,700,000
6 Night Before, The Sony $8,200,000
7 Secret In Their Eyes, The STX Entertainment $4,502,000
8 Spotlight Open Road $4,495,290
9 Brooklyn Fox Searchlight $3,832,000
10 The Martian 20th Century Fox $3,300,000