Box Office Report: The Avengers maintains top spot

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In a predictable display of dominance, Avengers: Age of Ultron has blitzed it’s competition in its second week. Earning $7.8 million the comic franchises latest venture has has brushed off the occasional bad review and proved that it is truly “the age” of comic movies.

Unfriended, the innovative, out-of-left field horror flick has had a tremendous showing at second spot making $1.2 and beating out record breaking Furious 7 which still stands strong at number 3 with just over $1 million.

And while Paul Blart 2 manages to somehow stick around in the top 10, family flicks like Cinderella and Home are still winning hearts and minds at number 4 and 8 respectively.

# Film Title Distributor Box Office
1 THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON WALT DISNEY $7,801,147
2 UNFRIENDED UNIVERSAL $1,265,760
3 FAST AND FURIOUS 7 UNIVERSAL $1,040,895
4 CINDERELLA WALT DISNEY $495,399
5 THE AGE OF ADALINE ENTERTAINMENT ONE $419,755
6 PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2 SONY PICTURES $379,589
7 THE LONGEST RIDE FOX $362,125
8 HOME FOX $284,343
9 WHILE WE’RE YOUNG ROADSHOW $201,159
10 BOYCHOIR BECKER $191,891

While nothing in the near future is going to topple The Avengers reign, this weeks sees the release of Pitch Perfect 2, the Glee-esque comedy that is sure to attract a mass of cinema goers. Elsewhere, Ex Machina the Sci-Fi thriller from 28 Days later writer Alex Garland could be a surprise hit.

All figures from The Motion Picture Distributors Association of Australia and Box Office Mojo.

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