First Man Doesn't Land on Top

'Venom,' 'A Star is Born' remain the champs
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Oct 14, 2018 11:45 AM CDT
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Lady Gaga, left, and Bradley Cooper in a scene from "A Star is Born."   (Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)
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(Newser) – The Neil Armstrong film First Man has landed in third place at the North American box office, behind last weekend's champs Venom and A Star Is Born, the AP reports. Studio estimates on Sunday say that the Ryan Gosling-starrer brought in $16.5 million. Directed by Oscar-winner Damien Chazelle, First Man cost nearly $60 million to produce. First place again went to Venom which added $35.7 million, bringing its domestic total to $142.8 million.

Bradley Cooper's A Star Is Born fell only 35% in weekend two, earning $28 million to take second place. The family-friendly Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween opened in fourth place with $16.2 million, while Bad Times At The El Royale debuted in seventh place with $7.2 million.

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