Box office stats predict the film will take in approximately $27 million from 3,834 locations this weekend, which is about $5 million more than Tomb Raider's earned $22 million from 3,854 sites.
"Black Panther" has become only the seventh title to pass the $600 million milestone at the North American box office, and is the second-fastest film to do so.
Lionsgate-Roadside Attractions' faith-based drama "I Can Only Imagine" outperformed forecasts with $17.1 million at 1,629 venues, notching the top per-screen average in the top 10 with $10,476. In the US, it is only days away from overtaking fellow Marvel film The Avengers ($623 million) to become the top-grossing superhero film of all time in North America, unadjusted for inflation.
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But as government moves into the last financial year, the "Make-in-India" programme has failed to take off as planned. He said that if the BJP comes to power it will provide two crore jobs, we have not seen even two lakh jobs.
"Love, Simon", a teen movie from Fox with a gay protagonist, performed decently with $11.7 million. The Disney and Marvel superhero pic finished Sunday with a domestic total of $605.4 million and $1.182 billion globally. Jurassic World could not do that. Norwegian filmmaker Roar Uthaug (The Wave) directed the $90 million film, which stars Alicia Vikander opposite Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Daniel Wu and Kristin Scott Thomas.
Coming in at # 4, Wrinkle in Time grossed $16.6-M in its 2nd weekend domestically, falling 50%, a fantasy-adventure, from Disney, has earned $61.1-M in North America and $71.7-M globally. According to Box Office Mojo, Black Panther has become the 14th biggest grossing film worldwide and it's still going strong.
It's been slightly more than a month since Marvel's hotly anticipated Black Panther hit theaters, and it's already left a big mark on the history of comic book-inspired cinema.
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Black Panther and Tomb Raider will next go up against the Pacific Rim sequel which is tracking in the low $20M range. Sony's sixth weekend of family comedy "Peter Rabbit" followed with $5.2 million at 2,725 sites for a 38-day total of $102.4 million.
Paramount's fourth weekend of "Annihilation" and Sony's 13th weekend of "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" tied for 11th place with $1.7 million.
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The two performances scheduled for Sunday were canceled, the company in charge of publicizing the show said in a statement. Arnaud was an experienced performer and had been with Cirque for 15 years .
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