X-Men tops box office for second week beating Maleficent into second spot

X-Men: days of Future Past continued its domination of the box office across the weekend pulling in $4.473m on 610 screens, keeping new Angelina Jolie film Maleficent off the top spot for its opening weekend.

The new Disney film starring Jolie as faerie Maleficent, the antagonist in the Sleeping Beauty tale, managed to pull in $4.038m on 530 screens, while Family Guy and Ted creator Seth MacFarlane’s new film A Million Ways to Die in the West was third, taking $2.245m on its opening weekend on 353 screens.

They relegated monster hit Godzilla to third spot with a take of $1.195m, taking its total since opening three weeks ago to $12.655m. X-Men has so far taken $15.052m since it opened last weekend.

Offbeat British comedy starring Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon The Trip to Italy took $523,046 on just 45 screens, sixth overall and taking more than The Other Woman which got $333,825 on 179 screens, taking its total over $20m.

Title (Distributor) Weekend B/O Screens Total B/O
X-men: Days Of Future Past (Fox) $4,473,632 610 $15,052,662
Maleficent (Disney) $4,038,556 530 $4,189,648
Million Ways To Die In The West, A (Universal) $2,245,988 353 $2,245,988
Godzilla (Wb) $1,195,920 0 $12,655,284
Bad Neighbours (Universal) $1,131,277 267 $16,225,341
The Trip To Italy (Madman) $523,046 45 $570,872
The Other Woman (Fox) $333,825 179 $20,039,026
The Grand Budapest Hotel (Fox) $227,665 135 $11,402,113
Chef (Studiocanal) $194,758 126 $2,688,458
Belle (Icon) $172,845 102 $1,459,240
The Lego Movie (Roadshow) $110,938 152 $29,686,755
Sunshine On Leith (Eone) $108,353 50 $336,336
Warren Miller's Ticket To Ride (Ice Edge) $78,680 2 $144,711
Overheard 3 (Magnum) $68,048 10 $68,048
The Amazing Spider-man 2: Rise Of Electro (Sony) $62,230 54 $15,940,934
Mom's Night Out (Crossroads) $55,963 18 $55,963
Under The Skin (Roadshow) $45,781 6 $45,781
Ida (Curious Films) $44,341 10 $97,090
The Babadook (Umbrella Ent.) $39,534 13 $131,250
Fading Gigolo (Paramount) $32,391 36 $890,957

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