Monday Morning Box Office Report: Crazy Rich Asians Holds Strong in Second Weekend

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Crazy Rich Asians maintained its status over the weekend as the movie stayed at the top of the box office for the second week in a row without too much trouble. The rom-com earned another $25 million and dropped just 5.7% from last week, which is one of the smallest second weekend drops ever. It obviously didn’t hurt that the competition was virtually non-existent; The Meg was a distant second with $13 million while The Happytime Murders was the biggest new release, opening in third with a somewhat lacklustre $10 million. Mission: Impossible – Fallout stayed in fourth with $8 million, continuing on pace for a franchise best, while Christopher Robin rounded out the top 5. Elsewhere, A.X.L. opened in ninth with an unsurprisingly dismal $2.9 million but distributor Global Road has bigger fish to fry as they now face a potential bankruptcy.

1. Crazy Rich Asians — $25M
2. The Meg — $13M
3. The Happytime Murders — $10M
4. Mission: Impossible – Fallout — $8M
5. Christopher Robin — $6.3M
6. Mile 22 — $6M
7. Alpha — $5.6M
8. BlacKkKlansman — $5.3M
9. A.X.L. — $2.9M
10. Slender Man — $2.8M

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