Things were a bit more rocking at the box office this weekend with the arrival of Deadpool.
Projections had pegged Deadpool to take in $55M to $60M this weekend. Instead it took in a staggering $135M off of its $58M budget. Yes, word is already out there that the sequel is in the works.
2. Kung Fu Panda 3
Kung Fu Panda 3 came in second this weekend with $19.65M. It now stands at $93.91M domestically and $225.37M globally.
3. How to Be Single
How to Be Single, starring Rebel Wilson and Dakota Johnson, took in $18.75M off of a $38M budget to land in third place in its opening weekend.
4. Zoolander 2
Zoolander 2 came in weaker than most projections with $15.65M to land in fourth place.
5. The Revenant
Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest film is still chugging along and landed in fifth place with $6.9M for a new domestic total of $159.16M off of a $135M budget.