Paw Patrol starts just behind, and Reminiscence, along with Hugh Jackman, crashes. (Source: Le Film Français)
With $ 18.7 million raised this weekend in 4,165 theaters, Free Guy remains at the top of the American box office. In ten days, this action comedy starring Ryan Reynolds grossed 58.8 million greenbacks in the United States, and Disney did not wait to reach this sum to order a sequel, as announced by the star. last week.
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Four novelties made it into the top 10 of the weekend, but only the Paw Patrol -which is otherwise at the top of the French box office– is doing well: the animated film is second thanks to 13 million dollars collected in 3,184 theaters, then The Protected (an action movie starring Maggie Q, Michael Keaton and Samuel L. Jackson), The prey of a shadow (a thriller worn by Rebecca Hall) and Reminiscence (an unappreciated sci-fi film starring Hugh Jackman) start from seventh to ninth, with $ 2.9 million to $ 2 million each.
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Among the continuities, the adventure comedy with Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson, Jungle Cruise, is third thanks to 6.2 million greenbacks collected in 3,575 theaters, then the horror film Don’t Breathe, Aretha Franklin’s biopic Respect and the superheroic blockbuster The Suicide Squad follow, the latter approaching 50 million cumulatively. Black widow closes the ranking with a little over 1 million dollars, and 180 million collected over the past 7 weeks.
American box office from the weekend of August 20 to 22, 2021: