LOS ANGELES, (CelebrityAccess) — Tom Cruise and Paramount ruled the box office over the weekend with the action-adventure sequel Jack Reacher: Never Go Back.
Directed by Edward Zwick, the film stars Cruise in the titular role, with Cobie Smulders co-starring, the film earned $54.0M globally on its opening weekend, according to estimates compiled by comScore. The film also improved on the opening weekend of the original Jack Reacher movie by 28%
Tom Hank's Inferno held on to the #2 spot for the weekend, taking in $28.9M for Sony with a to-date total of $94.8 million, and Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween bafflingly took the #3 spot on this week's list, earning an estimated $27.6M.
The top 10 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, October 23, are below.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back – Paramount Pictures – $54.0M
Inferno – Sony – $28.9M
Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween – Lionsgate – $27.6M
Mechanic: Resurrection – Multiple – $24.2M
Ouija: Origin Of Evil – Universal – $22.0M
Accountant, The – Warner Bros. – $19.6M
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children – 20th Century Fox – $19.5M
Trolls – 20th Century Fox – $18.0M
Girl On The Train, The – Multiple – $13.2M
Luck-Key – Showbox / Mediaplex Inc. – $11.9M