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"Guardians" tops U.S. for the fifth time

Writer: Erny Suzira


Seems like the U.S. still can't get over the "Guardians of the Galaxy"!
9 Sep – With "Guardians of the Galaxy" still reigning over the U.S. weekend box office from 4 to 7 September 2014, the first place for Malaysia and Singapore's box office goes to "Lucy" and "Step Up: All In" respectively.

In U.S., "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" has been moving up and down the weekend box office chart for the seventh week now, with the "Guardians" taking the lead for the fifth time, collecting USD 10.3 million in the past week, while "Ninja Turtles" came in at second with over USD 6.5 million.

Meanwhile, the Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans, Jr. comedy film, "Let's Be Cops" took the third place with a decent amount of over USD 5.5 million.

However, Malaysia is still bewitched under the beauty and charm of the Scarlett Johansson starrer, "Lucy" as the movie has conquered Malaysia's weekend box office chart for the third time now.

Moving on, Gidden's Ko latest film, following "You Are The Apple Of My Eyes"; "Café Waiting Love" moved from third place to second for last weekend's box office chart of Malaysia while the current third place goes to the new American horror flick, "As Above, So Below".

In Singapore, the fifth instalment of the "Step Up" franchise, "Step Up: All In" took over the weekend box office chart in its opening week. The second and third place went to Disney's "Planes: Fire & Rescue" and "Lucy" respectively.


Congratulations to "Step Up: All In" who manages to dance
its way to the top of Singapore's weekend box office chart in its opening week.
Other new movies that have opened in Malaysia last week; "Poriyaalan, "Mary Kom", "Amara Kaaviyam", "Pattaya Kelappanum Pandiya", "Ribbit", "The Giver", "But Always" and "The Gathering"

While new movies that opened in Singapore last week; "Poriyaalan, "Mary Kom", "Amara Kaaviyam", "As Above/So Below", "Earth To Echo", "Café Waiting Love", "Journey to the South Pacific", "If I Stay", "To The Arctic", "Hubble", "Pudsey: The Movie", "Under the Sea", "Born to be Wild", "K: Missing Kings" and "But Always".

Box office takings for the weekend just gone (04 September - 07 September 2014)

Malaysia
1) Lucy
2) Café Waiting Love
3) As Above/So Below
4) Gallows Hill
5) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
6) The Giver
7) Ribbit
8) Temporary Family
9) Guardians Of The Galaxy
10) The Hundred-Foot Journey

Singapore
1) Step Up: All In
2) Planes: Fire And Rescue
3) Lucy
4) If I Stay
5) Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno
6) Café Waiting Love
7) November Man
8) The Hundred-foot Journey
9) As Above/So Below
10) Guardians Of The Galaxy
US
1) Guardians Of The Galaxy
2) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
3) If I Stay
4) Lte's Be Cops
5) As Above/ So Below
6) The November Man
7) When The Game Stands Tall
8) The Giver
9) The Hundred-foot Journey
10) The Expendables 3
Cinema Online, 09 September 2014



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