Written by KingCnote on January 17, 2023
The Top 5 movies this weekend:
1. Avatar: The Way of Water – $38.5 million
2. M3GAN – $21.2 million
3. Puss in Boots: The Last Wish – $$17.3 million
4. A Man Called Otto – $15 million
5. Plane – $11.6 million
(Totals are for the 4-day holiday weekend.)
Avatar: The Way of Water continues to perform strongly at the box office, earning $38.5 million over the four-day Martin Luther King Junior holiday weekend and topping the list for the fifth straight week.
The James Cameron blockbuster has now earned $570.3 million domestically and $1.9 billion globally.
M3GAN remained in second with $21.2 million, followed by Puss in Boots: The Last Wish – ($17.3 million) and the Tom Hanks drama A Man Called Otto ($15 million).
The action flick Plane, starring Gerard Butler, opened in fifth with $11.6 million.
And the remake of the 1990 comedy House Party debuted in sixth with $3.8 million.