Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. Movies

'Noah' storms to top of weekend box office; 'Captain America' opens Friday

See also

‘Noah’ stormed to the top of the domestic box office on its opening weekend, according to industry figures reported by movie tracking site Box Office Mojo on Monday.

The biblical epic starring Russell Crowe grossed $43.7 million in ticket sales from Friday to Sunday.

Last weekend’s No. 1 film, Divergent,’ slipped to No. 2 in its second weekend, earning $25.6 million for a total of $94.3 million since opening March 21.

‘Muppets Most Wanted’ dropped one spot to No. 3 in its second weekend, earning $11.2 million for a total of $33.1 million since opening March 21.

‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ fell to No. 4 in its fourth weekend, earning $9 million for a total of $94.4 million since opening March 7.

‘God’s Not Dead’ continued its surprisingly strong run in theaters, slipping just one spot to No. 5 in its second weekend. The Christian drama earned $8.7 million for a total of $21.7 million since opening March 21.

Arnold Schwarzenegger struggled again at the box office as his action crime drama ‘Sabotage’ opened with just $5.2 million, good for a seventh place finish.

The other new film, biographical drama ‘Cesar Chavez,’ debuted at No. 12 with $2.8 million.

FRIDAY’S NATIONWIDE RELEASE

  • Steve Rogers tries to adapt to the modern world while battling a new villain in superhero action sequel ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier.’ Rated PG-13. Watch the official trailer here.
Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • La Toya Jackson
    La Toya Jackson hits the club in music video for 'Feels Like Love'
    Music Buzz
  • Kliff Kingsbury
    Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins the 2014 Tour de France
    Video
    Today's Buzz
  • Johnny Manziel
    Here's why there is no need for Jonny Manziel to apologize for his offseason partying
    NFL Buzz
  • Guys and Dolls
    Guys and Dolls at the PACE Center: Community theater at it's finest
    Camera
    15 Photos
  • Cheap Trick
    Cheap Trick brings an explosive set of hits to Phoenix on their U.S. tour
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Most Wanted Man
    'A Most Wanted Man' shows Phillip Seymour Hoffman at his best
    Camera
    14 Photos

Related Videos:

  • ‘Lucy’ outmuscles ‘Hercules’ at theaters; ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ opens Friday
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518339734" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518339734&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Lucy
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518338569" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518338569&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger back to doing what he does best
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518219535" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518219535&autoStart=true"></div>