'NINJA TURTLES' Beats 'GUARDIANS' at Weekend Box Office with $65 Million Opening

'NINJA TURTLES' Beats 'GUARDIANS' at Weekend Box Office with $65 Million Opening

Rentrak Corporation (RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of August 10, 2014 as compiled by the company's Box Office Essentials and International Box Office Essentials theatrical measurement services.

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The film stars Megan Fox, Alan Ritchson, Jeremy Howard, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Will Arnett, Danny Woodburn and William Fichtner.

In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April O'Neil (Fox) and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick (A

1 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Paramount $65,000,000 3,845 16,905 $65,000,000
2 Guardians Of The Galaxy Disney $41,531,000 4,088 10,159 $175,922,000
3 Into The Storm Warner Bros. $18,015,000 3,434 5,246 $18,015,000
4 Hundred-Foot Journey, The Disney $11,123,000 2,023 5,498 $11,123,000
5 Lucy Universal $9,330,855 3,147 2,965 $97,353,660
6 Step Up All In Lionsgate $6,575,000 2,072 3,173 $6,575,000
7 Hercules Paramount $5,700,000 2,896 1,968 $63,461,247
8 Get On Up Universal $5,012,070 2,469 2,030 $22,926,680
9 Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes 20th Century Fox $4,400,000 2,306 1,908 $197,833,624
10 Planes: Fire and Rescue Disney $2,419,000 2,280 1,060 $52,950,000