Blade Runner 2049 falls short during opening weekend

Blade Runner 2049 Flopped at the Box Office Because Women Weren't Rushing to See It

Alas, this didn't give the big budget sequel the boost it needed at the box office.

With "Blade Runner: 2049" now in multiplexes across the country, we chose to put together a list of some of the greatest sequels in Hollywood history, and consider what made them great. Saturday saw an 11 per cent decline to $11.4 million and Sunday's total was $8.7 million.

Warner Brothers Studio's "Blade Runner 2049" easily topped the domestic box office this weekend, taking in $32.75 million from 4,075 theaters according to Box Office Mojo. The film is a remake of the 1986 original of the same name.

Warner Bros. domestic distribution chief Jeff Goldstein, said, "We're disappointed it didn't have a stronger result in North America. Where we did do business was in the major markets". "Alcon and Denis [Villeneuve, the director] made an incredible movie".

To further narrow things down, we included only one movie per franchise. It stars Idris Elba and Kate Winslet as a surgeon and a journalist, respectively, who survive a plane crash, with a dog, and are stranded in High Uintas Wilderness with injuries and harsh weather conditions.

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But despite walking five hitters and needing 88 pitches to get through the first four innings, he kept the score at 1-0. In the bottom half, Bellinger secured the final out of the inning when Jeff Mathis popped out in foul territory.

The film produced by Ridley Scott has a stellar Rotten Tomatoes score of 88% Fresh.

The fifth weekend of New Line's blockbuster "It" showed plenty of staying power in 3rd place with $9.6 million at 3,197 sites.

Tracking estimates initially projected the Denis Villeneuve directed sci-fi film to be on par with debut earnings of 2015's "Mad Max: Fury Road", which raked in $45 million, The Wrap noted. Based on the Hasbro toys and television series, the movie's voice cast includes Emily Blunt, Kristin Chenoweth, Uzo Aduba and singer Sia.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle and American Made are duking it out to complete the top five, both on around $8.1 million. Focus Features' expansion of Judi Dench's "Victoria & Abdul" came in 8th with $4.2 million at 732 locations.

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