‘The Hangover Part II’ Beats ‘Kung Fu Panda’ at the US Box-Office

An entire wolfpack beat the cuddly panda at the US box-office.

The R-rated comedy “The Hangover Part II” bested the GP-rated “Kung Fu Panda 2” at the US box-office according to weekend estimates by Box-office Mojo this weekend of May 27-29, 2011.

The Warner Bros Pictures sequel to the breakout 2009 hit about men behaving badly, also set a record opening of $86.4 million for an R-rated movie.

“Kung Fu Panda,” featuring the voices of Jack Black and Angelina Jolie debuted in second place with $48 million.

Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” on the other hand, settled for 3rd place in its second week, and took its worldwide box office total to $623.7 million so far.

(May 27 to 29, 2011 – Weekend Estimates)

TW LW Movie Weekend Gross Gross-to-Date Week
1 1 The Hangover Part II $86.5M $86.5M 1
2 N Kung Fu Panda 2 $48M $48M 1
3 1 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides $39.3M $152.9M 2
4 2 Bridesmaids $16.4M $152.9M 3
5 3 Thor $9.4M $159.7M 4
6 4 Fast Five $6.6M $196M 5
7 13 Midnight in Paris $1.9M $2.8M 2
8 7 Jumping the Broom $1.9M $34.1M 4
9 8 Something Borrowed $1.8M $34.8M 4
10 6 Rio $1.78M $134.8M 7

Note: Debuting movies are highlighted in yellow

Figures courtesy of Box-Office Mojo

2 Comments on ‘The Hangover Part II’ Beats ‘Kung Fu Panda’ at the US Box-Office

  1. nye, worlwide hit ang hangover part 1.. Naexcite cguro mga m0viegoers s part 2… Kht rated r sobran kumita.

  2. parang kanguso lang madaya

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