Divergent Soars to #1 Debut at Box Office

Truth rating: 10

By Daniel Gates



Divergent opened on top of the box office, with the Shailene Woodley-starring futuristic adventure earning $56 million this weekend.

Another new movie, Muppets Most Wanted, debuted in second place with $16.5 million, ahead of fellow kids flick Mr. Peabody and Sherman, which came in third with $11.7 million.

300: Rise of an Empire and God’s Not Dead took fourth and fifth places with $8.7 million and $8.6 million, respectively.

Rounding out the Top 10 were Need for Speed ($7.8 million), The Grand Budapest Hotel ($7 million), Non-Stop ($6.3 million), The Lego Movie ($4.1 million) and Tyler Perry’s Single Mom’s Club ($3.1 million).

What did you see this weekend?

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