Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles exceeded expectations by taking in $65 million in it’s debut weekend. Despite bad reviews and a 19% rating on RottenTomatoes.com, audiences turned out for the rebooted action/comedy and gave the movie it’s #1 spot on the box office list. Last week’s #1, Guardians of the Galaxy, slid to #2 with another $41.5 million. That puts Guardians’ total domestic take at $175.9 million in just two weeks.
Here is The Top 10 for the weekend of August 8 – 10. 2014:
1. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ($65.0M)
2. Guardians of the Galaxy ($41.5M)
3. Into The Storm ($18.0M)
4. The Hundred-Foot Journey ($11.1M)
5. Lucy ($9.3M)
6. Step Up: All In ($6.6M)
7. Hercules ($5.7M)
8. Get On Up ($5.0M)
9. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes ($4.4M)
10. Planes: Fire And Rescue ($2.4M)
New Movies in bold.
Figures from Rotten Tomatoes.
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