October 16 2017

Happy Death Day slays the box office

Low-cost horror is still the king it would seem.

First place went to Happy Death Day with $26.5M off of a budget of $4.8M. Lower budget horror films just never seem to miss.

Blade Runner 2049 came in second with $15.1M, a drop of 53.9 percent from its opening. It now stands at $60.57M domestically. With its foreign haul, it sits at $109.81M off of a $150M budget.

Third place went to The Foreigner with $12.84M off of a $35M budget.

It landed in fourth place with $6M. Domestically it sits at $314.92M, and with its foreign haul of $306.6M for a global total of $621.52M off of a $35M budget.

Rounding out the top five was The Mountain Between Us with $5.65M for a domestic total of $20.5M off of a $35M budget.

Major releases this week include Geostorm, Only The Brave and Tyler Perry’s Boo 2! A Madea Halloween, .

Curious how I think these films will do? Check out my The Movies of 2017 – 4th Quarter report.

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