‘The Equalizer’ Bests Competition With $35 Million Weekend

Denzel Washington is one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, and his go-to status continues with $35 million opening of The EqualizerComing in second was The Maze Runner, which took in $17.5 million, followed by a solid third place opening from the stop motion animated flick The Boxtrolls. Here’s the top 10:

  1. The Equalizer – $35 million
  2. The Maze Runner – $17.5 million
  3. The Boxtrolls – $17.25 million
  4. This Is Where I Leave You – $7.01 million
  5. Dolphin Tale 2 – $4.84 million
  6. No Good Deed – $4.6 million
  7. A Walk Among the Tombstones – $4.23 million
  8. Guardians of the Galaxy – $3.79 million
  9. Let’s Be Cops – $1.515 million
  10. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – $1.45 million