Box Office Top 3: 'Jungle Book' Earns More Than The Bare Necessities
The $103 million bow is the second-largest April opening ever and one of the best debuts of all time for a PG-rated film.By Jamal Andress | April 17, 2016
This weekend, the highly anticipated live-action "Jungle Book" film pulled in a hell of a lot more than the bare necessities.
Taking the No.1 spot this week is "The Jungle Book," bringing in more than $103 million in its debut. It's the second-largest April opening ever, behind "Furious 7." It's also one of the best debuts of all time for a PG-rated film.
But what makes this film more special is its critical reception and the extraordinarily strong performance by its 10-year-old star.