Pixar's 'Coco' feasts on 'Justice League' at box office
NEW YORK - Pixar's "Coco" sang its way to the fourth best Thanksgiving weekend ever with an estimated $71.2 million over the five-day weekend, a total that easily toppled Warner Bros.' "Justice League."
"Coco" rode strong reviews and an A-plus CinemaScore from audiences to the top spot at the domestic box office. According to studio estimates Sunday, it grossed $49 million from Friday to Sunday. Centered on the Mexican holiday Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead), "Coco" has already set box office records in Mexico.
After a disappointing debut last weekend, the DC Comics superhero team-up film "Justice League" slid to second with $40.7 million. In the five-day holiday frame, it earned about $60 million.
The Oscar contender "Call Me By Your Name" had one of the year's best limited releases.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
USPS investigating mail found in storm drain
Southern University's A.W. Mumford Stadium getting new 'Championship Plaza'
After casting deciding vote on Amoroso, Wicker discusses praise and criticism
Small plane crashes in Scotlandville Friday afternoon
Report: 27 unexpected tornados hit the state of Iowa