The long awaited Deadpool, which was green lit because of the fans, smashed a ton of records on way to a fantastic $135 million debut. The film took in numerous records including the biggest opening day for an R-Rated film, biggest weekend for an R-Rated film, biggest opening weekend for a 20th Century Fox film and highest weekend debut of February beating out Fifty Shades of Grey as well as many more. On top of that the film made an extra $125 million overseas for a weekend total of $260 million. This is a fantastic result for Deadpool and Fox.
In second was Kung Fu Panda 3 taking in $19.7 million. In third was How To Be Single taking in $18.8 million in its opening weekend. In fourth was Zoolander 2, disappointing making $15.7 million and coming in below projections. And rounding out the top 5 was The Revenant taking in $6.9 million.
- Deadpool- $135 million.
- Kung Fu Panda 3- $19.7 million.
- How To Be Single- $18.8 million.
- Zoolander 2- $15.7 million.
- The Revenant- $6.9 million.