9th Tarantino film beats Gerard Butler’s 3rd “Has Fallen” at box office


Once Upon a Time in Hollywood got a bunch of folks along to cinemas over the weekend, raking in another half-million, and holding off Angel Has Fallen (which made similar $ to its predecessor, good work for an action three-quel).

Hobbs & Shaw and The Lion King continued their earning streaks, the latter only around $500k away from overtaking Titanic as the 6th highest-grossing film of all time here in NZ. Full info below.

1. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood $552,743 (Sony)
2. Angel Has Fallen $311,318 (Roadshow)
3. Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw $249,166  (Universal)
4. The Lion King $239,582 (Disney)
5. Weathering With You $138,722 (Madman)
6. Blinded by the Light $138,136 (Universal)
7. Overcomer $91,690 (Crossroads)
8. A Dog’s Journey $65,432 (Universal)
9. Mission Mangal $60,409 (Forum)
10. Late Night $49,005 (Roadshow)

Source: Numero. Estimated figures as at 12:54pm, 26/08/19