Maleficent Destroys X-Men For Huge Opening Weekend

Truth rating: 10

By Daniel Gates



Maleficent had a huge debut, with the Angelina Jolie fairy tale winning the number one spot at the box office with $70 million in ticket sales.

Last week’s champ, X-Men: Days of Future Past finished in a distant second place with $32.6 million.

A Million Ways to Die in the West, the Seth MacFarlane western comedy, nabbed third with $17.1 million.

Godzilla and Blended took fourth and fifth places with $12.2 million and $8.4 million, respectively.

Rounding out the Top 10 were Neighbors ($7.7 million), The Amazing Spider-Man 2 ($3.8 million), Million Dollar Arm ($3.7 million), Chef ($2 million) and The Other Woman ($1.4 million).

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