Reuters – Sony Pictures animation ‘Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation’ checked in at number one at the US box office this weekend, taking in an estimated $44.1 million in takings, according to online box office site, boxofficemojo.com.
Coming in second, Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios’ ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ took in $29.1 million over the weekend. The only non-sequel in the top five, ‘Skyscraper’, starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Neve Campbell, came in third with earnings of $25.5 million.
Disney’s feature with Pixar Studios’ ‘Incredibles 2’ added another $16.2 million to its global takings, coming in fourth. The dinosaurs of ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ rounded up the top five, with the film taking in $15.5 million.