Box Office Top 3: 'Ant-Man' Debut Is Small But Mighty
"Ant-Man" raked in $58 million at the U.S. box office in its debut weekend, and "Jurassic World" broke another all-time record.By Lexie Hammesfahr | July 19, 2015
"Ant-Man" grossed an estimated $58 million domestically in its opening weekend, marking the 12th consecutive No. 1 opening for Marvel — but the little yellow guys trailed close behind. "Minions" brought in $50 million in its second weekend.
And even though "Ant-Man" didn't have as big of an opening weekend as other Marvel films based on lesser-known characters — like "Guardians of the Galaxy" ($94 million) — the insect superhero has largely won fans over.