Another weekend, another pile of money for Disney.
Beauty and the Beast finishes its second weekend at the domestic box office with an estimated $88.3 million. It’s another #1 weekend for the live-action remake of Disney’s animated classic from 1991.
No one expected Beauty to come close to its debut, which clocked in at a record-setting $174.8 million. But don’t read too deeply into the seemingly large 49 percent audience decline from the first weekend to the second. This is actually at the lower end of average for most Hollywood blockbusters. Read more…