Ghostbusters misses out on US box office success

Ghostbusters has missed out on the US box office after The Secret Life of Pets held onto the top spot with $50m.

Paul Feig’s reboot took $46m in its first week, and narrowly lost out on number one.

Elsewhere, The Legend of Tarzan is at 3 with $11.1m, Finding Dory is at 4 with $11m and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates is at 5 with $7.5m.

Horror sequel The Purge: Election Year takes $6m at 6, while Central Intelligence is at 7 with $5.3m.

Meanwhile, The Infiltrator is new at 8 with $5.2m and The BFG is at 9 $3.7m.

Finally, Independence Day: Resurgence rounds out the top ten making $3.4m.

The top ten in full is as follows:

1. (1) The Secret Life of Pets – $50, 560,000

2. (-) Ghostbusters (2016) – $46, 000,000

3. (2) The Legend of Tarzan – $11,120,000

4. (3) Finding Dory – $11,040,000

5. (4) Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates – $7,500,000

6. (5) The Purge: Election Year – $6,080,000

7. (6) Central Intelligence – $5,300,000

8. (-) The Infiltrator – $5,287,124

9. (7) The BFG – $3,747,000

10. (8) Independence Day: Resurgence Р$3,450,000

This box-office news can be discussed here