“The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” burst into the top spot of the North American box office this weekend, grossing $24.010 million, according to movie industry estimates released Sunday by Comscore.
The Warner Brothers’ horror film starring Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson unseated another scary flick, last week’s top moneymaker “A Quiet Place Part II,” starring Emily Blunt and directed by her husband John Krasinski. It came in a close second, raking in $19.5 million.
At third is Disney’s “Cruella,” featuring Emma Stone. It earned $11.243 million in theaters in the United States and Canada, Comscore reported. The movie also is available on Disney+.
Rounding out the top 10 domestic releases, as estimated by Comscore, were “Spirit Untamed” ($6.2 million), “Raya and The Last Dragon” ($1.306 million), “Wrath of Man,” ($1.275), “Spiral” ($890,000), “Godzilla vs. Kong” ($463,000), “Demon Slayer” ($450,000) and “Dream Horse” ($230,053).
Internationally, “The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It” also is at the top of the heap, earning $50.808 million.