Guardians of the Galaxy rocketed back to #1 in it’s fourth weekend in theaters with another $17.6 million earned. Guardians, and it’s total take of $251.9 million, has now claimed the title of summer 2014’s highest grossing movie and the only summer movie to make it to the quarter-billion mark. There were four of those last summer. Guardians is on it’s way to earning more than Captain America: The Winter Soldier (a spring release) and The LEGO Movie to become the top-grossing movie for all of 2014.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles had another strong weekend. After spending two weeks at #1, the movie moved down to #2 with another $16.8 million earned at the box office.
Here is The Top 10 for the weekend of August 22 – 24, 2014:
1. Guardians of the Galaxy ($17.6M)
2. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ($16.8M)
3. If I Stay ($16.4M)
4. Let’s Be Cops ($11.0M)
5. When The Game Stands Tall ($9.0M)
6. The Giver ($6.7M)
7. The Expendables 3 ($6.6M)
8. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For ($6.5M)
9. The Hundred-Foot Journey ($5.6M)
10. Into The Storm ($3.8M)
New Movies in bold.
Figures from Rotten Tomatoes.
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