Weekend Box Office Recap – 10/14/2013


Out of the movies which hit theaters for Columbus Day weekend 2013 on October 11th, two of them earned enough to be in the Top 10 at the box office. How did they fare?

Captain Phillips

  • Currently rated 85.8% and ranked #5 overall for all films from 2013.
  • Featured Review: Angry Vader – (read review)
  • Placed 2nd at the box office with $25 M

Machete Kills

Neither of them was tops at the box office, and none of them are the top-rated films in the theater right now. Both of those distinctions belong to the film about potentially being lost in space.


  • Currently rated 91.7% and ranked #2 overall in 2013
  • Featured Review: Minnesota Man – (full review)
  • Earned $43.2 M this weekend, bringing its total to $122 M (domestic)

Of the other notable new(-ish) films at the box office:

For all other films at the box office, be sure to check out the entire box office slate.