‘Monsters University’ Beats ‘World War Z’ at Weekend Box Office with $82M
Monsters University, the sequel to the beloved 2001 animated flick Monsters Inc, grossed some $82 million domestically, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Meanwhile, World War Z, the apocalyptic horror film starring Brad Pitt and scary zombies, opened in second place with $66 million. The picture, directed by Marc Forster, has also enjoyed overseas success, with some $45.8 million in foreign ticket sales.
Man of Steel, This is the End and Now You See Me wrap the top five, with $41.2 million, $13 million and $7.9 million, respectively.