The Dark Horse opens third on the back of some solid festival love. Never mind the take, feel the averages, which put Cliff Curtis & co a long way ahead of the pack.
It takes an exceptional movie to open in second and climb to the top spot in its second week. Or Mrs Brown’s Boys.
|Box Office w/e 6 August, 2014|
|Title||$ This Week||Screens||$ Total|
|1||2||Mrs Brown’s Boys D’Movie||$547,531||97||$1,337,717|
|2||–||Guardians of the Galaxy||$474,584||68||$474,584|
|3||–||The Dark Horse||$457,157||50||$473,006|
|5||3||Dawn of the Planet of the Apes||$263,489||98||$3,471,746|
|10||10||What We Do in the Shadows||$68,298||49||$2,470,722|
Thanks to the NZ MPDA for the data. Errors are courtesy of screeNZ.