The latest "Apes" movie came in more than 20 percent behind the last installment, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes", which was also directed by Matt Reeves and debuted to 72.6 million US dollars in 2014.
Despite the top two films pulling in a little over $100 million between them, the 2017 summer box office limped along as audience resistance to sequels, prequels and reboots continued to keep business on the slow side. The box office news on Thursday felt very good - War earned a strong $5 million from previews, potentially setting the table for a big weekend. With an estimated $56.5M, Matt Reeves' latest knocked Homecoming out of the top spot at the box office, a position it maintained for only one week. Thankfully, the worldwide box office paints a different picture with more than $46 million taken, and it's only open in a third of the planned territories so far.
The film, co-written by Nanjiani and the real-life Emily, his wife, rates a resounding 97 percent on Rotten Tomatoes and is credited by the New York Times with no less than "revitalizing an often moribund subgenre with a true story of love, death and.everyday comedy".
That's more than the film's Spider-Man predecessor, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, made outright. The film began its global rollout in less than one third of the marketplace Friday, earning an estimated $46 million overall.
NEW powers to prevent suspected terrorists from leaving the scene of an incident. "We have to stay ahead of them", he said. Turnbull and Payne stressed that responses to the terrorism threat must be constantly updated.
The US dollar added 0.08 percent to 1.3746 against the Singapore dollar while the Malaysian ringgit was up 0.01 percent to 4.2908. Japan's yen-sensitive Nikkei slid 0.4 per cent on the yen's gains but MSCI's dollar-denominated Japan index gained 0.5 per cent.
The HMK also complained that the contestants' portrayal in the show is a statement of disrespect towards the Tamil values. In his last tweet, Hassan offered to tender apology but also alleged that God is just a ruse for some.
Investigators are still trying to determine why the KC-130 air tanker plummeted to the ground in rural MS on Monday afternoon. A second Marine with local ties has been identified as one of the victims in the fiery plane crash in MS earlier this week.
Camilla Parker-Bowles has been celebrating her 70th birthday in style all week with one celebration after another. The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will return to their duties in Devon and Cornwall later in the week.
Also complicating matters for McConnell is news that John McCain " underwent surgery to remove a blood clot above his left eye ". He said he was working with Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, a Republican, on a series of Medicaid-related amendments to the bill.
Graeme Cremer celebrates the dismissal of Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal during the second day's play of the only test in Colombo . Not only did he claim five wickets in the first innings, Herath had also taken 12 wickets against Bangladesh in that 2013 Test .
There was a small protest after he arrived at his box near the 15th green shortly after 3 p.m., but it was peaceful. Still, when Park overshot the green on 18, it forced her to overcome her biggest weakness: her short game.
Brice Garnett shot a 65 on Sunday to win the Utah Championship by one stroke for his third win on the Web.com Tour. Ian Poulter had shared the lead going into the final round but fell away with a 74 and a tie for ninth place.
Infantino also said the countries have threatened to boycott the tournament should their request not be acted upon. Le Drian was speaking alongside Sheikh Mohammed, hours after his arrival in Doha.
New information on Delphi murder case to be released Monday
The Indiana State police have released a sketch of the suspect in a double murder of two young girls that happened in February . In a tweet sent around 8:20 AM Monday, ISP said a news release will be put out after 10:00 AM Central with a composite sketch.
China's economy beats outlook, grows 6.9% in Q2
Over the half, China produced 419.75 million tonnes of crude steel, up 4.6% on the same period a year earlier. The ongoing economic transition and structural reform sparked optimism on China's future growth outlook.
Study finds pthalates in powdered mac-and-cheese mixes
Phthalates are a family of chemicals that are widely used in soaps, plastics, adhesives, rubbers, inks and fragrances. The 2014 report showed that most people were exposed to phthalates in their food , drugs and beverages, and not toys.
Sabrett hot dog maker recalling 7 million pounds of product
Over seven million pounds of Sabrett hot dogs may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically bone fragments, the U.S. The Food Safety and Inspection Service received complaints that pieces of bone were found in the products.
Govt briefs Opposition in hope of a smooth Parl session
It is more interesting when China openly demonstrating hostility against India on global forums and on India's border (LAC). The government told the leaders that Chinese activities in the Doklam sector were hurting Indian strategic interests.