8:42 AM PDT 2/2/2021
The order may change when the final weekend ticket sales are calculated on Monday. Elsewhere, Godzilla v. Kong crossed the $ 90 million mark inside the country.
Japanese anime blockbuster Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen’s Train shaped adaptation for video games Mortal Kombat at the box office over the weekend, according to forecasts from Sunday.
Demon slayer raised $ 6.4 million from 1
Warner Bros. ‘ Mortal Kombat took $ 6.2 million from 3,113 theaters for a 10-day domestic total of $ 34.1 million.
The final numbers will be published on Monday and may change the order.
Both films fell sharply during their second weekends. This is not entirely unexpected for male, genre-laden R-rated photos.
A week ago, Demon slayer opened up to $ 21 million in North America, arguably the biggest domestic debut of all time for a foreign language film.
Demon slayer, released in Japan at the end of last year, is the highest grossing film of all time in this country with over 361 million dollars. This is the biggest anime ever. On Sunday, the film grossed $ 400 million in the north.
Like all other 2021 titles, Mortal Kombat – based on the blockbuster video game for martial arts – debuted simultaneously this weekend on HBO Max.
Abroad, Mortal Kombat took $ 3 million over the weekend for a foreign sum of $ 22.8 million and $ 66.9 million worldwide.
Legendary and warning Godzilla v. Kong continued to make history of the panemic era when it crossed the $ 90 million threshold. Worldwide, the tent ended on Sunday with about $ 415.4 million in ticket sales worldwide.
In North America, the only new widely released edition was the entry of the horrors of the Open Road Separationwhich debuted at the meager $ 1.8 million.