‘Lego Batman’ Topped Weekend Box Office

The Lego Batman Movie dominated the box office with a $55.6 million opening weekend, followed by Fifty Shades Darker, which raked in its own formidable $46.8 million. John Wick: Chapter 2 took in a steady $30 million for its debut. The Lego Batman Movie came in under projections but still made the top opening of the year to date; it was forecast to reach a $70 million debut. Fifty Shades, on the other hand, came in ahead of projections. Globally, the sequel raked in about $146.9 million in its debut weekend.