ForReel Box Office Summary: The Nun preys on the competition with Impressive Opening
The Nun spooked audiences to the tune of $53 million this weekend easily beating out perennial August winner Crazy Rich Asians. The second new release Peppermint performed within expectations earning a modest $13.2 million. "Peppermint" numbers however, were lower than they could of been - Releasing in roughly 900 fewer theatres than 2nd place Crazy, Rich Asians.
Here's how the top 5 finished
1. The Nun | $53.5 million
2. Crazy, Rich Asians | $13.6 million | $136.2 million
3. Peppermint | $13.2 million
4. The Meg | $6 million | $131.5 million
5. Searching | $4.5 million | $14.3 million
Next weekend, we have The Predator reboot, White Boy Rick, the Blake Lively suspense film A Simple Favor and the based on True Story Unbroken: Path to Redemption.