Topping the box office over the Fourth of July weekend was the Minions! “Minions: The Rise of Gru” brought in an estimated $108.5 million in ticket sales this weekend.
By Sunday, ticket sales from 4,391 screens in North America had brought in $108.5 million. By the end of Monday’s July Fourth holiday, it will have earned over $127.9 million.
The film is on track to become one of the biggest openings ever for a July Fourth holiday weekend, a record previously held by “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” which made $115.9 million in its first four days in 2011.
The top 5 this weekend (July 1-4)
1) Minions: Rise of Gru - $125,190,000
2) Top Gun: Maverick - $33,000,000
3) Elvis - $23,500,000
4) Jurassic World Dominion - $19,700,000
5) The Black Phone - $14,470,000
Disney's Lightyear fell to 6th. Source: Box Office Mojo