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'Think Like a Man Too' and '22 Jump Street' nearly tie for first at box office

'Think Like a Man Too' tops the box office.
'Think Like a Man Too' tops the box office.
Photograph courtesy of Screen Gems

It's the almost tie of the sequels. Based on Steve Harvey's ("Family Feud") book, "Think Like a Man Too" is a follow-up to Harvey's break out hit in 2012 "Think Like a Man," which grossed $96 million world-wide. His new installment, "Think Like a Man Too" topped the box office this weekend, just nearly beating out the comedy "22 Jump Street." "Think Like a Man Too" debuted in the top position at the box office earning a domestic gross of $30 million.

Coming close to tying with "Think Like a Man Too" is "22 Jump Street," starring Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill, in its second week in theaters. The film earned $29 million in Northern America and has grossed a total of $111.4 million in domestic receipts since its release. No doubt Sony is very pleased with huge success of its sequel to "21 Jump Street" in 2012. "21 Jump Street" earned a world-wide gross of $201 million and it appears that its newest installment, "22 Jump Street," shall easily do just as well.

Clint Eastwood's latest film "Jersey Boys," based on the smash hit Broadway musical, debut disappointingly in third place. The film has been plagued with bad reviews, earning a dismal 55% fresh rating on RottenTomatoes.com. The film earned $13.5 million in U.S. and Canada.

The children's animated film "How to Train Your Dragon 2," another sequel, dropped from second to third place, earning $25.3 million during its second week in theaters. And rounding out the top five, Angelina Jolie's "Maleficent," dropped from third to fifth place, earning an additional $13 million for Disney.

Making their way into movie theaters next weekend are five films that will endeavor to end "Think Like a Man Too" reign at first place are: the Michael Bay action flick "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the romantic comedy starring Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo "Begin Again," the festival favorite "Snowpiercer," the documentary "Whitney: United States of America v. James J. Bulger" and the biographical drama "Yves Saint Laurent."

Watch for "Transformers: Age of Extinction" to dominate next week's box office.

See the below for complete details about the top ten films at the box office this weekend.

Box office statistics from imdb.com.

'Think Like a Man Too'
'Think Like a Man Too' Photograph courtesy of Screen Gems

'Think Like a Man Too'

"Think Like a Man Too," based on the book by Steve Harvey and a sequel to "Think Like a Man," from 2012, topped the box office this weekend earning $30 million.

In "Think Like a Man Too," a romantic weekend is planned as the couples return for a wedding in Las Vegas. Things do quite go as planned as various calamities threaten the wedding. The film stars Kevin Hart, Gabrielle Union and Wendi McLendon-Covey.

"Think Like a Man Too" is rated PG-13 for crude sexual content including references, partial nudity, language and drug material and has a run-time of one hour and 46 minutes.

'22 Jump Street'
'22 Jump Street' Photograph courtesy of Columbia Pictures

'22 Jump Street'

The new comedy starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, "22 Jump Street," dropped from first to second place during its second week in theaters. The film earned an additional $29 million and has garnered a total of $111.4 in domestic receipts.

In "22 Jump Street," now that officers Schmidt and Jenko have made their way through high school (twice), it's time to go undercover at a local college. The film also stars Ice Cube.

"22 Jump Street" is rated R for language throughout, sexual content, drug material, brief nudity and some violence and has a run-time of one hour and 52 minutes.

'How to Train Your Dragon 2'
'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Image courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

'How to Train Your Dragon 2'

The children's animated film "How to Train Your Dragon 2" dropped from second to third place at theaters this weekend. The film earned an additional $25.3 million in its second week in theaters. The film has earned a total of $95.2 million in North American receipts.

In "How to Train Your Dragon 2," an ice cave is discovered by Hiccup and Toothless. It is a home to hundreds of wild dragons and a mysterious dragon named Dragon Rider. A battle ensues in which the two friends must win to protect the peace. The film stars Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett and Gerard Butler.

"How to Train Your Dragon 2" is rated PG for adventure action and some mild rude humor and has a run-time of one hour and 42 minutes.

'Jersey Boys'
'Jersey Boys' Photograph courtesy of Warner Bros.

'Jersey Boys'

Clint Eastwood's latest film as director "Jersey Boys," debuted in disappointingly fourth place at theaters this weekend. The film, based on the smash hit Broadway musical, earned $13.5 million in domestic receipts.

"Jersey Boys" is the story of the iconic '60s rock group The Four Season and tells the story of how the four men from New Jersey become international stars. The film stars John Lloyd Young, Erich Bergen and Michael Lomenda.

"Jersey Boys" is rated R for language throughout and has a run-time of two hours and 14 minutes.

'Maleficent'
'Maleficent' Photograph courtesy of Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

'Maleficent'

The Disney feature film "Maleficent," dropped from third to fifth place during its fourth week in theaters. The film earned an additional $13 million and has garnered a total of $186 million in the U.S. and Canada.

"Maleficent" is the story of the queen from "Sleeping Beauty," named Maleficent. Bent on revenge she curses an infant child Aurora. But as Aurora grows Maleficent must come to grip with the reality that the child she cursed may be the key to peace in the kingdom that Maleficent holds dear. "Maleficent" stars Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning and Sharlto Copley.

"Maleficent" is rated PG for sequences of fantasy action and violence, including frightening images and has a run-time of one hour and 37 minutes.

'Edge of Tomorrow'
'Edge of Tomorrow' Photograph courtesy of Warner Bros

'Edge of Tomorrow'

Tom Cruise's new science fiction flick "Edge of Tomorrow" dropped from fifth to sixth place at the box office this weekend. The film earned an additional $10.3 million and has garnered a total of $74.5 million in domestic receipts.

In "Edge of Tomorrow," a Special Forces soldier caught in time paradox during a battle, is reinforced and trained by a colleague to come closer to defeating the enemy of aliens.

"Edge of Tomorrow" is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, language and brief suggestive material and has a run-time of one hour and 53 minutes.

'The Fault in Our Stars'
'The Fault in Our Stars' Photograph courtesy of Fox 2000 Pictures

'The Fault in Our Stars'

The teen romantic drama "The Fault in Our Stars," starring Shailene Woodley, dropped from fourth to seventh place at the box office this weekend earning an additional $8.6 million. The film has earned a total of $98.7 million in North American receipts.

"The Fault in Our Stars" tells the journey of two teenagers that fall in love in a cancer support group.the film stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort and Nat Wolff.

"The Fault in Our Stars" is rated PG-13 for thematic elements, some sexuality and brief strong language and has a run-time of two hours and five minutes.

'X-Men: Days of Future Past'
'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Photograph courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Corporation

'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

The superhero film "X-Men: Days of Future Past" dropped from sixth to eighth place during its fifth weekend in theaters. The film earned an additional $6.2 million and has garnered domestic total of $216.8 million. The film was the fifth highest grossing movie during Memorial Day weekend.

In "X-Men: Days of Future Past," the X-Men group fight a war over two time periods teaming up with their younger selves from the "X-Men: First Class" to bring about a change in history that will save the future. "X-Men: Days of Future Past" stars Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman and Jennifer Lawrence.

"X-Men: Days of Future Past" is rated PG- 13 for sequences of intense sci-fi violence and action, some suggestive material, nudity and language and has a run-time of two hours and 11 minutes.

'Chef'
'Chef' Photograph courtesy of Open Road Films (II)

'Chef'

The Jon Favreau comedy "Chef" rose from tenth to ninth place at the box office during its seventh week in theaters. The film earned $1.8 million over the holiday weekend and $16.9 since its release.

In "Chef," a chef finds new creative promise when he starts a new business in a food truck after he has been fired from his job and lost his estranged family. Will this new venture bring him happiness in both career and family life? "Chef" was written and directed by Jon Favreau. The film also stars Favreau along with Sofía Vergara, Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson.

"Chef" is rated R for language, including some suggestive references and has a run-time of one hour and 55 minutes.

'Godzilla'
'Godzilla' Photograph courtesy of Warner Bros.

'Godzilla'

The monster thriller "Godzilla" dropped from seventh to tenth place at the box office during its sixth week in theaters. The film earned an additional $1.8 million and has garnered a domestic total of $194.9 million in North America.

"Godzilla" is the retelling of the Japanese films from the 1950's. The film was directed by Gareth Edwards ("Monsters") and stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen and "Breaking Bad's" Bryan Cranston.

"Godzilla" is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of destruction, mayhem and creature violence and has a run-time of two hours and three minutes.