Dinosaurs ruled the roost at the nation’s box offices again this weekend, as “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” was on track for claiming the top spot for the second weekend in a row.
Universal estimated it would take in $60 million this weekend domestically, and was on track to a 10-day track record of $264.8 million in sales.
“The Incredibles 2” enjoyed a solid third weekend, said movie analyst Paul Degarabedian at comScore. It was on track for a $45.5 million weekend domestically, and three-week domestic run of $439.7 million.
“Sicario: Day of the Soldado” premiered in third place, with a $19 million in sales. The film brings back several members of the original “Sicario” cast including Benecio Del Toro and Josh Brolin.
A sports-centered comedy, “Uncle Drew,” premiered with a $15.5 million opening weekend. And “Ocean’s 8” was in fifth place, with an $8 million weekend.
Rounding out the 10 most-popular films in the U.S. and Canada this weekend, as reported by the studios and collated by comScore, were “Tag” ($5.6 million), “Deadpool 2 ($3.5 million), “Sanju” (premiering at $2.6 million), “Solo: A Star Wars Story” ($2.3 million) and “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” ($2.3 million).