Top Stories

'Despicable Me 2' Dominates July 4th Box Office Weekend

'Despicable Me 2' Dominates July 4th Box Office Weekend

Despicable Me 2 topped the five day July 4th holiday weekend box office, earning $142 million!

According to THR, the highly anticipated sequel from Illumination Entertainment – which is voiced by stars Steve Carrell, Kristen Wiig, and Miranda Cosgrove – opened strong by earning $34.3 million on Wednesday (July 3).

Coming in at second place is Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer‘s The Lone Ranger, which took in $48.9 million.

Keeping a strong presence in the top three for third week in a row is Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy‘s buddy cop comedy The Heat, which earned $24.8 million.

Monsters University and World War Z round out the holiday weekend Top 5 with $19.1 million and $17.8 million, respectively.

WHAT DID YOU SEE in theaters this weekend?

Just Jared on Facebook
Posted to: Box Office

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Marlon Wayans says President Trump is to blame for the California fires - TMZ
  • Camila Mendes used what to do her makeup?! - Just Jared Jr
  • Vanessa Marcil continues to call out son's father Brian Austin Green - TooFab
  • We're still not over Ariana Grande's new haircut - Lainey Gossip
  • These sisters have a new podcast out - Just Jared Jr
  • Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez are not engaged - Gossip Cop