Update: Click over the jump for the updated chart with Friday actual numbers.
Original article follows below.
After a strong opening last Friday, Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island had a nice hold in its second Friday with an estimated $6.675 million ($59.551 million domestic cume). The film held off two openers; Kevin Smith’s buddy cop comedy Cop Out ($5.975 million) and Breck Eisner’s remake of The Crazies ($5.97 million). [Note: In the final numbers, The Crazies topped Cop Out on Saturday. Cop Out still placed #2 for the weekend. See updated chart below the jump for Friday finals].
Meanwhile, Avatar took fourth for the day with an estimated $3.1 million. That puts the film’s domestic cume at $696.005 million and the film will clear $700 million sometime tonight (in just 72 days of release). Head on over the jump for the daily chart.
Daily Box Office Chart for Friday, February 26, 2010 [Update: Chart updated with the final actual numbers for Friday]
||Percent Change from Thursday||Theaters|
|9||The Tooth Fairy||$733,128||+327.8%
Source: Box Office Mojo