“The Jungle Book” Opens With Massive $103 Million Debut

The Jungle Book

Disney's live action adaptation of The Jungle Book took over the weekend box office, opening with a huge $103.6 million debut.

It was made for about $175 million, was received glowing reviews from critics. It ranks as the second biggest April opening ever, behind only Furious 7's $147.2 million debut in 2015. Overseas, The Jungle Book took in an estimated $136.1 million overseas.

Opening in second place was Ice Cube's Barbershop: The Next Cut, earning $20.2 million. It's the fourth film in the comedy series, but failed to match the $24.2 million debut of the previous Barber Shop 2: Back in Business.

The Kevin Costner action thriller Criminal debuted in sixth place with just $5.9 million.

That's a wrap for this weekend. See this weekend's top 10 below, and next weekend, look out for the release of Elvis & Nixon and The Huntsman: Winter's War, starring Emily Blunt.

Below at this weekend's top 10:

1. “The Jungle Book,” $103.6 million ($136.1 million international).
2. “Barbershop: The Next Cut,” $20.2 million.
3. “The Boss,” $10.2 million ($2.5 million international).
4. “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” $9 million ($15.1 million international).
5. “Zootopia,” $8.2 million ($10.8 million international).
6. “Criminal,” $5.9 million ($2 million international).
7. “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2,” $3.3 million. ($1.3 million international).
8. “Miracles From Heaven,” $1.9 million.
9. “God’s Not Dead 2,” $1.7 million.
10. “Eye in the Sky,” $1.6 million ($1.9 million international).