Lionsgate’s latest movie “Hitman’s Bodyguard” overtook “Annabelle:Creation”($15.5 million) and “Logan Lucky” over the weekend in ticket sales across North American cinemas. It garnered $21.6 million in ticket sales over a three-day period.
The movie chronicles the story of a popular bodyguard(Ryan Reynolds) paid to protect a hitman(Samuel L.Jackson) who is to testify in a high-profile case.
“Logan Lucky” starring Channing Tatum came in third with ticket sales of $8.1 million even as it faired better with critics giving it a 93 percent rating.
ComScore,a company specialising in data and marketing analysis for media and advertising agencies has projected that ticket sales generally are thirteen percent behind that of last summer.
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Meanwhile other movies in the top 10 include “Dunkirk” in 4th place, “Nut job 2: Nutty by nature”($5.1million), “The Emoji movie”($4.4million) , “Spiderman: The Homecoming”($4.3million), “Girl’s Trip”($3.8million), “The Darktower”($3.7million) and “Wind River”($3million).