Avengers continues to dominate box office as Unfriended gets a strong start

The Avengers: Age of Ultron has dominated its second weekend at the Box Office, taking more than $7.5m from 751 screens.

The sequel, directed by Joss Whedon, has now earned $28.719m in its first two weeks, after having the third biggest opening weekend of all time in Australia.

Universal’s horror-thriller Unfriended, which was originally called Cybernatural, came second on its first weekend with $1.265m on 185 screens.

Fast and Furious 7 continued its month-long strong run, coming third over the weekend with $1.04m on 286 screens to take total earnings to $41.819m.

The film is nowthe highest-earning movie of the year, as well as the highest-earning member in the Fast and Furious franchise.

Disney’s Cinderella took in $495,399 on 291 screens to take its total to $21.412m, while Eone’s The Age of Adaline took in $419,755 on 181 screens to reach $2,073m.

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 came in sixth position, reaching $2.970m by taking $379,589 on 199 screens.

The Longest Ride and Home, both by Fox, earned $362,125 and $284,343 respectively. The Longest Ride’s total earnings are now at $4.423m, and Home’s are $18.397m.

In ninth place was While We’re Young, which took in $201,159 on 53 screens to scrape past the million dollar mark – it’s currently on $1.07m.

Boychoir, featuring Dustin Hoffman, took in $191,891 on 80 screens to reach $505,901.

Title (Distributor) Weekend B/O Screens Total B/O
The Avengers: Age Of Ultron (Disney) $7,801,147 751 $28,719,142
Unfriended (Universal) $1,265,760 185 $1,265,760
Fast And Furious 7 (Universal) $1,040,895 286 $41,819,524
Cinderella (Disney) $495,399 291 $21,412,984
The Age Of Adaline (Eone) $419,755 181 $2,073,358
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (Sony) $379,589 199 $2,970,367
The Longest Ride (Fox) $362,125 192 $4,423,024
Home (Fox) $284,343 223 $18,397,663
While We're Young (Roadshow) $201,159 53 $1,070,121
Boychoir (Becker) $191,891 80 $505,901
Shaun The Sheep (Studiocanal) $155,289 189 $6,070,816
Testament Of Youth (Transmission) $148,188 62 $478,133
Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out Of Water (Paramount) $118,500 168 $7,918,516
Helios (Magnum) $82,087 8 $82,087
Insurgent (Eone) $59,474 30 $12,116,675
Get Hard (Wb) $57,225 44 $5,795,561
The Kumiko Treasure Hunter (Palace) $52,653 12 $129,605
The Duff (Roadshow) $47,650 56 $3,587,247
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Fox) $41,186 47 $15,938,909
Little Chaos, A (Paramount) $38,004 57 $1,091,586

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