WEEKEND BOX OFFICE – Brave became Pixar’s thirteenth film to open in first place. The movie also scored the second-highest June opening for an animated film, first place belongs to Toy Story 3. Unfortunately, Brave didn’t come close to its $210 million budget, making it Pixar’s most expensive movie to date.
Other movies that opened this weekend were Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, which landed third place with $16.5 million, and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, which landed in tenth place with $3.84 million.
Weekend Box Office Top Ten
- Brave - $66.7M
- Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted - $20.2M
- Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter - $16.5M
- Prometheus - $10M
- Snow White and the Huntsman - $8.01M
- Rock of Ages - $8M
- That’s My Boy - $7.9M
- The Avengers - $7.04M
- Men in Black 3 - $5.6M
- Seeking a Friend for the End of the World - $3.84M