M. Night Shyamalan‘s sequel to both Unbreakable and Split hit theaters on Thursday evening and is easily topping both the domestic and international charts. After the first three days of the four-day Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend, the Glass box office in North America has reached $40.6 million. The film, released by Universal Pictures domestically, debuted in 3,841 theaters and averaged $10,567 per location. It was made for just $20 million, received a B CinemaScore from audiences, and is estimated to be up to $47 million after Monday.
Overseas, Glass was released by Buena Vista International and it grossed $48.5 million from 55 markets, for a worldwide total of $89.1 million already. IMAX is estimating that $7.3 million of the four-day weekend is coming from the IMAX global network, with North American IMAX theaters bringing in $3.8 million of that figure. Glass stars Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Spencer Treat Clark, Charlayne Woodard, and Sarah Paulson.
STXfilms and Lantern Entertainment’s The Upside dropped to second place with $15.7 million, a dip of only 23% in ticket sales from last weekend. The dramatic comedy, starring Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, and Nicole Kidman, has grossed $43.9 million through Sunday and should reach $47.8 million through Monday. The Upside has also grossed $4.1 million internationally from 33 markets. Directed by Neil Burger, The Upside cost $37.5 million to make and is based on the hit 2011 French film The Intouchables, which grossed $416 million overseas in 2011.
The big surprise at the North American box office was Dragon Ball Super: Broly, the new anime feature from Funimation Films. The film opened in third place with an impressive $10.7 million from 467 theaters, an average of $22,821 per location. Dragon Ball Super: Broly has grossed $21.1 million domestically since opening in theaters on Wednesday. Internationally, Broly generated $5.3 million this weekend and the film has now earned $65.9 million overseas, for a worldwide total of $87 million.
Aquaman (Warner Bros. Pictures) dropped two spots to fourth place with another $10.3 million to take its five-week domestic total to $304.3 million. Internationally, the James Wan-directed comic book adaptation added $14.3 million from 79 markets and has now earned $759.1 million (with $289.7 million coming from China). The DC film has grossed $1.063 billion worldwide. Aquaman stars Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Willem Dafoe, Patrick Wilson, Dolph Lundgren, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Nicole Kidman, Ludi Lin, and Temuera Morrison.
Rounding out the top five was Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Animation’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, which collected $7.3 million over the three-day portion of the holiday weekend and is projected to make $9.2 million through Monday. After six weeks, the film is at $158.3 million in North America. Internationally, the movie took in $4.7 million this weekend from 65 markets and has earned $164.6 million, for a global total of $322.9 million. Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman, the $90 million-animated film features the voices of Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, Zoë Kravitz, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage, Kathryn Hahn, and Liev Schreiber.
Sony Pictures’ A Dog’s Way Home took sixth place with $7.1 million to take its total to $21.3 million after two weeks (it’s projected to reach $23.7 million through Monday). The family adventure grossed $2.8 million this weekend from eight international markets and has earned $5.1 million overseas. Directed by Charles Martin Smith, the $18-million film stars Bryce Dallas Howard, Ashley Judd, Jonah Hauer-King, Alexandra Shipp, with Wes Studi and Edward James Olmos.
Sony also took the seventh spot with Escape Room, which added $5.3 million and has collected $40.7 million after three weeks (and is estimated at $41.6 million through the Monday holiday). The film also brought in $9.5 million internationally this weekend, with $8.5 million coming from China. The international total is now $13 million and worldwide sum is $53.7 million after Sunday. Directed by Adam Robitel, the psychological thriller cost $9 million to make and stars Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Deborah Ann Woll, Jay Ellis, Tyler Labine, Nik Dodani, and Yorick van Wageningen.
Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns earned $5.2 million (an estimated $6 million through Monday) in eighth place and has made $158.7 million domestically after five weeks. The Rob Marshall film collected $6 million overseas this weekend and has grossed $147.3 million internationally, for a global total of $306 million. Made for $130 million, the film stars Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh, Joel Dawson, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep, Angela Lansbury, and Dick Van Dyke.
Paramount Pictures’ Bumblebee took ninth place with $4.7 million and has grossed $115.9 million after five weeks. Made for $135 million, the Transformers movie continued to perform strong overseas with another $20.9 million from 64 markets. It has now grossed $296.4 million overseas (with $137.7 million in China) and $412.3 million worldwide. Directed by Travis Knight, the film stars Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, Pamela Adlon, and Stephen Schneider. Bumblebee is voiced by Dylan O’Brien.
And Focus Features’ On the Basis of Sex landed in tenth place with $3.9 million, to take its four-week total to $16.9 million. The Mimi Leder-directed film about Ruth Bader Ginsburg stars Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates, Sam Waterston, Jack Reynor, and Cailee Spaeny.