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'The Other Woman' Triumphs Over 'Captain America 2' at Box Office

April 28, 2014 (1:37 am) GMT
The female-centric comedy bows at No. 1 with an estimated $24.7 million on its first weekend, topping former three-week champion 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'.
'The Other Woman' Triumphs Over 'Captain America 2' at Box Office

"" comes out as the winner at this weekend box office. The comedy starring , and debuts to an estimated $24.7 million on its first weekend, beating former champion "".

Also boosted by the performance of , and , the 20th Century Fox movie earned a B+ CinemaScore. Internationally, it has raked in $20.6 million so far for a global cume of $45.3 million, against its reported $40 million budget.

"The rating was perfect," says Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst of box-office tracker Rentrak. "If you are going for the mainstream audience who is looking for something that has a little bit of an edge, but not too much, you can hit that sweet spot and draw a large audience." Fox senior vice president of domestic distribution Spencer Klein adds, "The combination of the three actresses and a fun movie really struck a chord."

The "" sequel has to be content with being a runner-up after ruling the domestic chart for three consecutive weekends. It adds an estimated $16 million. It has so far collected $224.9 million domestically, becoming the top-grossing April release of all time in North America.

"" slips one place to No. 3 on its second weekend with additional $13.8 million cume. "" also falls one spot to No. 4, adding an estimated $13.6 million to its domestic gross.

"", one of the last movies starring the late , bows at No. 5 with approximately $9.6 million. Another newcomer, horror movie "" from Lionsgate Films, makes it to the Top 10 at No. 7 with an estimated $4 million.

  1. "" - $24.7 million
  2. "" - $16 million
  3. "" - $13.8 million
  4. "" - $13.6 million
  5. "" - $9.6 million
  6. "" - $4.1 million
  7. "" - $4 million
  8. "" - $3.61 million
  9. "" - $3.6 million
  10. "" - $3.3 million


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