Accountant Takes No. 1 Spot at U.S. Box Office

The Accountant starring Ben Affleck was the top grossing movie at U.S. box offices this weekend according to results from comScore.

The thriller with Affleck and Anna Kendrick earned $24.7 million in the U.S. while Inferno with Tom Hanks was the No. 1 movie worldwide with $50 million.

comScore’s Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian said, “Tom Hanks and Ron Howard reunite on one of the most beloved global franchises as “Inferno” lit up the international box office with $50 million this weekend, ahead of its October 28 U.S. release.”

Inferno is the sequel to the Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, which are based onĀ  books written by Dan Brown.

The top 12 worldwide weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, October 16, are below.

1. Inferno – Sony – $50.0M
2. Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children – 20th Century Fox – $32.4M
3. Accountant, The – Warner Bros. – $27.5M
4. Operation Mekong – Multiple – $21.0M
5. Girl On The Train, The – Multiple – $19.7M
6. Storks – Warner Bros. – $16.2M
7. BFG, The – Multiple – $13.5M
8. Luck-Key – Showbox / Mediaplex Inc. – $12.6M
9. Kevin Hart: What Now? – Universal – $12.0M
10. Bridget Jones’s Baby – Universal – $10.7M
11. Deepwater Horizon – Multiple – $10.6M
12. Magnificent Seven, The – Sony – $8.7M

The top 12 domestic weekend box office estimates, listed in descending order, per data collected as of Sunday, October 16, are below.

1. Accountant, The – Warner Bros. – $24.7M
2. Kevin Hart: What Now? – Universal – $12.0M
3. Girl On The Train, The – Universal – $12.0M
4. Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children – 20th Century Fox – $8.9M
5. Deepwater Horizon – Lionsgate – $6.3M
6. Storks – Warner Bros. – $5.6M
7. Magnificent Seven, The – Sony – $5.2M
8. Middle School:The Worst Years Of My Life – Lionsgate – $4.2M
9. Sully – Warner Bros. – $3.0M
10. Birth Of A Nation, The – Fox Searchlight – $2.7M
11. Max Steel – Open Road – $2.2M
12. Masterminds – Relativity Media – $1.7M