"The Call of the Wind" places number 2 with $24.8M debut
ViacomCBS (VIAC) subsidiary Paramount's "Sonic the Hedgehog" stayed at number one, grossing another $26.3M in its second weekend in theaters and bringing its total to $106.6M. Overseas, the movie earned $38.3M in 56 markets. "Sonic the Hedgehog" sports an A CinemaScore and a 63% Rotten Tomatoes rating.
BOX OFFICE RUNNERS-UP: Disney's (DIS) "The Call of the Wind" placed number 2, debuting to $24.8M at the domestic box office. Behind it was Sony's (SNE) "Birds of Prey," which earned $6.7M. STX and Lakeshore Entertainment's horror sequel "Brahms: The Boy II" placed number 4, opening to $5.9M domestically. Rounding out the top five, Sony's "Bad Boys for Life" grossed another $5.9M in its sixth week in theaters.
WEEKEND BOX OFFICE:
"Sonic the Hedgehog" - $26.3M
"The Call of the Wind" - $24.8M
"Birds of Prey" - $6.7M
"Brahms: The Boy II" - $5.9M
"Bad Boys for Life" - $5.9M
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