Box Office: 'Venom' With $800 Mil, 'Ralph Breaks The Internet' with $55.6 Mil

For many families, mid November signals the beginning of the holiday season, and possibly a trip to the local theater. In the USA, it was Thanksgiving, which is usually a cinema-seeking sojourn with big studio releases lined up for vacationing enjoyment.

Box Office: 'Venom' With $800 Mil, 'Ralph Breaks The Internet' with $55.6 Mil

The US box office for this past weekend per Box Office Mojo has Disney's Wreck It Ralph 2: Ralph Breaks The Internet in the number one slot with $55.6 million domestic as of mid Sunday afternoon.

In second place is MGM's Creed II, which stars Michael B. Jordan as Adonis Creed, son of Rocky opponent Apollo Creed. The boxing film took home roughly $35.2 million for the weekend.

Third place is a seasonal offering, The Grinch, with an estimated $30.2 million, also for the weekend.

The big surprise is at the international box office, where SONY's Spider-verse character Venom is enjoying a whopping $822.5 million. Yes, you read that right- Tom Hardy's black symbiote is enjoying a very healthy run in China.  Domestically (the States), it brought home roughly $211.7 million.

Did you happen to see any of the top three films this weekend?

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Mary Anne ButlerAbout Mary Anne Butler

Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool. 

Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 

 Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 

 Though she be but little, she is fierce. #MabTheProfessional
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