‘Maleficent’ Crushes Competition At Box Office
“Maleficent”, starring Angelina Jolie in her first lead role in four years, topped this weekend’s box office with an estimated $70 million.
Last week’s No. 1, “X-Men: Days of Future Past”, dropped down to second place with $36.5 million, and Seth MacFarlane’s “A Million Ways to Die In the West” came in third with a disappointing $17 million.
The top ten:
X-Men: Days of Future Past, $36.5M;
A Million Ways to Die in the West, $17M;
The Amazing Spider-Man 2, $3.7M;
Million Dollar Arm, $3.7M;
The Other Woman, $1.4M
Figures courtesy of Boxofficemojo.com.