King Arthur: Legend of the Sword takes win at weekend box office

Roadshow’s King Arthur: Legend of the Sword featuring Charlie Hunnam and Jude Law has earned $2.326m across 406 in its first weekend at the box office.

The fanatsy film over took last weekend’s box office winner Alien: Covenant which slipped to number two as it pulled in $1.981m across 316 screens, taking its total earnings to $7.150m.

According to weekend box office figures from the Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia, Guardians of the Galaxy remains in third position brining in $1.907m.

Its total box office earning to date is now $29.591m.

Meanwhile, Fox’s Snatched which has had mixed reviews fell from number two to number five as it aired across 316 screens managing $1.624m.

Title (Distributor) Weekend B/O Screens Total B/O
King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (Roadshow) $2,326,536 406 $2,403,763
Alien: Covenant (Fox) $1,981,003 316 $7,150,493
Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (Disney) $1,907,742 299 $29,591,675
John Wick: Chapter Two (Studiocanal) $1,829,123 219 $1,923,441
Snatched (Fox) $1,624,664 316 $5,859,976
Dog's Purpose, A (Eone) $692,850 257 $3,516,748
Viceroy's House (Transmission) $603,056 141 $660,575
Get Out (Universal) $547,768 217 $5,336,646
The Fate Of The Furious (Universal) $167,845 113 $28,311,420
The Zookeeper's Wife (Roadshow) $138,962 92 $856,319
Going In Style (Roadshow) $126,205 154 $4,630,453
The Boss Baby (Fox) $125,058 0 $21,271,870
Beauty And The Beast (live Action) (Disney) $122,593 94 $47,706,958
Don't Tell (Backlot Studios) $110,835 79 $116,067
Fairy Tale: Dragon Cry (Madman) $103,676 40 $103,676
The Case For Christ (Crossroads) $94,258 40 $675,253
Their Finest (Transmission) $94,247 145 $2,597,696
Lahoriye (Mindblowing Films) $82,519 22 $555,363
Smurfs: The Lost Village (Sony) $68,349 67 $6,508,348
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (hindi) (Forum Films) $68,339 25 $2,363,757

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