'Wonder Woman' outperforms Tom Cruise's 'The Mummy' at box office

Superhero movie "Wonder Woman" maintained its lead at the North American box office over the weekend pulling in $58.5 million and burying newcomer "The Mummy", industry figures showed.

Following up its record-breaking opening weekend last week, "Wonder Woman" repeated its box office victory worldwide. It's not unusual for big budget films to do two or three times more business elsewhere than domestically, but nearly five times better shows just how little interest United States audiences have in the Dark Universe. The film held a 17% review score on Rotten Tomatoes as of Sunday morning.

The Mummy a B- CinemaScore from audiences.

Universal could still point to strong ticket sales internationally, where The Mummy grossed USD141.8million in 63 territories, including USD52.2million in China. But should there be any doubt, it's still full-steam ahead for the Dark Universe.

The movie had a second weekend that exceeded DC's critically lambasted previous two superhero flicks: "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" and "Suicide Squad", according to Variety.

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe movies, from the standalone movies like "Iron Man" and "Ant-Man" to the bigger adventures like "The Avengers", all end with a scene (sometimes multiple) that teases what's coming next. Johnny Depp signed up to play the Invisible Man, and Javier Bardem will play Frankenstein's Monster.

Cruise mostly recently opened "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" to a $22.9 million domestic opening, "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" to $55.5 million, and "Edge of Tomorrow" to $28.9 million.

The low-budget horror film It Comes at Night finished in sixth-place bringing in $6 million which, while still a profit above the film's less-than $5 million production budget was still shy of the expected $10 million opening. Two Jack Reachers, Oblivion, Rock of Ages and the sorely underrated Edge of Tomorrow failed to make an impact at the USA box office. "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" will round out the top five for the weekend with $6.2 million from 2,911 locations.

The film, which cost $125 million, has been widely panned by critics.

"Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie", $12.3 million ($1.7 million international).

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