Disney’s Finding Dory maintained its box office lead with $72.95 million in its second weekend, a mild 46.0 percent decline that portends positively for the film’s hold throughout the rest of the summer to come. Fox’s Independence Day: Resurgence came in second place with $41.03 million, less than its predecessor opened with back in 1996. Sony’s The Shallows made back its budget in its opening weekend alone with $16.80 million and a fourth-place start. STX Entertainment’s Free State of Jones started with $7.57 million, a low opening even for a drama aimed at adults.
Monday Afternoon Update: After releasing its second trailer last week Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children shot to the top of the Facebook charts with a very impressive 145,384 new likes. The comparison that springs most to mind here is Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them which rose a very similar 140,000+ new likes after its last trailer. It […]