Aladdin and his trusty genie were granted the greatest wish this long weekend at the movies, coming in first at the nostalgia-loving domestic box office. John Wick: Chapter 3 Parabellum continued to hit it off with his loyal following, Avengers: Endgame showed no end to the Marvel game they were playing as Pokemon: Detective Pikachu unraveled the movie mystery for his longtime fans. Brightburn, meanwhile, lit one seriously frightening flame.
Wishes were granted within our neighborhood movie theaters for “staycationers” and travelers alike, with one celebrated tale after another creating the biggest holiday party. Sequels hit just the right nostalgic note, with all of our stars contributing to one bright, memorable weekend.
Which of our holiday tales made your weekend more memorable?
Estimated Domestic Box Office Results:
1. Aladdin $86.1 million.
2. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum $24.4 million.
3. Avengers: Endgame $16.8 million.
4. Pokemon: Detective Pikachu $13.3 million.
5. Brightburn $7.5 million.