Where’d The Crazies come in?
Update: As the weekend winds down, final box office numbers are in. Shutter Island maintain the number one spot and earned an estimated $22.2 million. Cop Out was ahead of The Crazies with $18.6 million, while the Romero remake came in 3rd with $16.5 million.
Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest collaboration Shutter Island managed to maintain the number one spot this weekend earning an estimated $6.7 million on Friday according to Box Office Mojo.
This week’s newest releases Cop Out and The Crazies were neck and neck as of Friday evening at the number 2 and 3 spots respectively. Both earned just under $6 million on opening night. (The Wolfman dropped to number 8.)
Will Shutter Island sustain for the rest of this weekend and next? Or will word of mouth on The Crazies give it a boost over the course of this next week. Let us know what you thought of The Crazies right here!