ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER’S BIG BOX OFFICE RETURN SPOILED
In what is being described as a box office upset, supernatural thriller Mama is number on on the box office after beating two high action movies including the Mark Wahlberg-Russell Crowe action-thriller Broken City and the Arnold Schwarzenegger’s The Last Stand.
The horror flick Mama debuted with $33.2 million. The film stars Jessica Chastain who also starred in Zero Dark Thirty.
Zero Dark Thirty came in at second earning $17.6 million bringing its total to $55 million.
Silver Linings Playbook was in number 3 this week with $11.4 million, the Bradley Cooper film also grossed a total of $55 million to-date.
In number 4, was the stylish noir picture Gangster Squad, racking in $9.1 million. The film has grossed $32 million thus far.
Broken City starring Mark Walhberg is expected to gross $10 million after receiving dismal reviews.
Debuting all the way at number 10 was Arnold Schwarzenegger’s first starring role in nearly a decade, The Last Stand bringing in $6.3 million. This has been the former California governor’s weakest opening for a film since the 1980’s.