Frozen 2 held top spot at the box office on Thanksgiving weekend!
Disney blockbuster “Frozen 2” held top spot at the North American box office over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, taking in an estimated US$85.2 million, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said Sunday.
The animation adventure movie follows beloved characters from 2013 hit “Frozen” as they travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest in search of the origin of the magical ice powers of Queen Elsa (voiced by Idina Menzel).
“Frozen 2,” which came out just in time for the winter holidays, secured US$123.7 million over the five-day holiday period from Wednesday to Sunday.It was a Thanksgiving record, beating “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” in 2013, according to Variety.
“Frozen 2” had pulled in a three-day total of US$130.2 million the previous weekend when it was a new release – a record for an animated movie.