'Turtles' tops 'Guardians', Stallone at US box office again
‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the US box office.
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the US and Canadian box office for a second consecutive week, beating Guardians of the Galaxy in a battle of superhero misfits.
Guardians of the Galaxy had ticket sales of $24.7 million at domestic theatres, according to estimates from tracking firm Rentrak.
Let's Be Cops, an R-rated action comedy starring Jake Johnson and Daman Wayans Jr. pretending to be Los Angeles police officers, collected $17.7 million to open in third, ahead of action film The Expendables 3, starring Sylvester Stallone and other action stars which took in $16.2 million.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is distributed by Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. Walt Disney Co released Guardians of the Galaxy.
The Expendables 3 is distributed by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp and_ Let's Be Cops_ by 20th Century Fox studio, a unit of 21st Century Fox .