Mahershala Ali, holder of two Academy Awards, stars in the films holding the top two positions this week at the New Zealand box office. It was a close battle for the crown, but Alita: Battle Angel pipped Oscar winner Green Book by just a few thousand.
Will Captain Marvel be able to take the #1 spot next week? Look, let’s not mess around—of course it bloody will.
1. Alita: Battle Angel $290,618 (Fox)
2. Green Book $274,263 (eOne)
3. Total Dhamaal $163,062 (Forum Films)
4. Escape Room $139,050 (Sony)
5. A Dog’s Way Home $112,326 (Sony)
6. What Men Want $83,507 (Paramount)
7. Stan & Ollie $80,783 (eOne)
8. Luka Chuppi $77,144 (Forum Films)
9. Greta $58,229 (Universal)
10. Swimming with Men $55,750 (Icon)
Source: Numero. Estimated figures as at 2:24pm, 7/03/19