Michael Bay's Transformers: The Last Knight scored a franchise-low debut but still easily topped the North American box office with an estimated $43.5 million in ticket sales over the weekend. The Paramount Pictures release, the fifth in the Transformers series, totaled $69.1 million in five days, after opening Wednesday, per the AP. But it was a huge hit in China, where it debuted with $123.4 million. Wonder Woman and Cars 3 tied for second place, both with $25.2 million.
Nearly a month after opening, Wonder Woman continues to be a major draw. In four weeks, it has surpassed $300 million domestically. In limited release, Kumail Nanjiani's acclaimed romantic comedy The Big Sick landed the best per-screen average of the year. It opened in five theaters, grossing an average of $87,000 from each. (Its reviews are strong.)