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'Transformers: Age of Extinction' is No. 1 for second week at U.S. box office

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For the second week, Paramount Pictures' action flick "Transformers: Age of Extinction" was the No. 1 at the U.S. and Canadian box office for the weekend ending July 6, 2014. According to a Box Office Mojo report published on July 6, "Transformers: Age of Extinction" (the fourth movie in the "Transformers" franchise) had $36.4 million in ticket sales for the weekend ending July 6, 2014. It was the lowest-grossing U.S./Canadian box-office weekend since 1999, according to Box Office Mojo.

"Transformers: Age of Extinction" (directed by Michael Bay) stars Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanley Tucci and Kelsey Grammer.

Three other movies opened in wide release on July 2, 2014:

The comedy "Tammy" (starring Melissa McCarthy, who co-wrote and produced the movie) debuted at No. 2, with $21.2 million in ticket sales.

The horror flick "Deliver Us From Evil" (starring Eric Bana) debuted at No. 3, with $9.5 million in ticket sales.

The sci-fi film "Earth to Echo" debuted at No. 6, with $8.25 million in ticket sales.

According to Box Office Mojo, here are the Top 5 movies in the U.S. and Canada for the weekend ending July 6, 2014:

1. "Transformers: Age of Extinction" — $36.4 million

2. "Tammy" — $21.2 million

3. "Deliver Us From Evil" — $9.5 million

4. "22 Jump Street" — $9.4 million

5. "How to Train Your Dragon 2" — $8.75 million

And here are the opening-weekend box-office numbers for the movies that opened in limited release on July 4, 2014:

  • "A Hard Days Night" (2014 re-release) — $160,000 from 102 theaters
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