(AFP) – The latest installment in James Bond’s adventures, “Die Can Wait”, started off on the hats (of an Aston Martin DB5) for take first place at the North American box office with 55, $ 3 million, according to figures released Monday by the specialist firm Exhibitor Relations.
In the film, Daniel Craig’s final participation in the saga, the famous British spy invented by writer Ian Fleming comes out of retirement to face his best enemies: Blofeld, the SPECTER organization and especially the formidable Safin (Rami Malek).
“Venom: Let There Be Carnage”, produced by Sony, comes in second by pocketing 31, $ 8 million for its second week of operation, a total of 141 million in two weeks.
The film tells how an investigative journalist, played by Briton Tom Hardy, to whom a parasite ext terrestrial gives superpowers, tries to stop a serial killer (Woody Harrelson) who escaped from prison after merging with another alien parasite.
“The Family Addams 2: a hell of a ride “, the adventures of the terrifying and crazy family, settles on the third step of the podium with 09 , 1 million.
Fourth follows “Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings”, the first of Marvel studios to have an Asian director (Destin Daniel Cretton) and a cast also dominated by Asian stars, which amassed 4.3 million.
Then “Many Saints Of Newark – A history of the Sopranos”, which traces the years of youth of the famous Mafioso Tony Soprano, of the cult eponymous television series, is in fifth position, collecting just 1.4 million in week two.
The action comedy “Free Guy” keeps sixth place in the standings for its ninth week on the screens ns, with $ 1.2 million for a total of nearly 120 million since its release.
Here is the rest of the top 09:
7 – “Dear Evan Hansen” (1 million)
8 – “Lamb” (1 million)
9 – “Candyman” (710. 000)
10 – “Jungle Cruise” (215. 000)