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Jurassic World 2 Stomps Again, With a Couple Surprises

'Sicario: Day of the Soldado' and 'Uncle Drew' do better than expected
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Jul 1, 2018 11:25 AM CDT
Jurassic Sequel Re-Stomps Incredibles Sequel
This image released by Sony Pictures shows Josh Brolin, from left, Jeffrey Donovan and Benicio Del Toro in "Sicario: Day of the Soldado."   (Richard Foreman, Jr./Sony Pictures via AP)

(Newser) – The Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom dinosaurs are ruling the box office for the second weekend in a row, the AP reports. Studios on Sunday estimate that the blockbuster sequel earned $60 million in its second weekend in North American theaters, bringing its domestic total to $264.8 million. Worldwide, the film has grossed $932.4 million to date. It's barreling toward the $1 billion mark.

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But the dinosaurs didn't gobble up all the attention this weekend. Incredibles 2 placed second with $45.5 million. And North American audiences came out in larger than expected numbers for both Sicario: Day of the Soldado ($19 million) and Uncle Drew ($15.5 million), Variety reports. Ocean's 8 rounded out the top five with another $8 million, bringing its domestic haul to $114 million. (Read more box office stories.)

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