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Box Office: Kristen Stewart and Jessie Eisenberg Flop


‘Straight Outta Compton' is keeping it gangsta.

The N.W.A biopic made $26.7 million in the . Meanwhile, Jason Blum's Sinister 2, Fox's Hitman: Agent 47, and Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg comedy American Ultra flopped in the box office.

According to TheWrap, the low-budget Jason Blum horror  Sinister 2 was the best new release movie making an underwhelming $10.6 million. But, the award for the biggest Box Office bomb this week goes to American Ultra opened to only $5.5 million.

American Ultra filmed in New Orleans last year with hiring many crew members to on the American Ultra features Kristen Stewart (Twilight) and Jesse Eisenberg (The Social Network) in an action comedy from Nima Nourizadeh, the of the hit comedy, Project X. Jesse Eisenberg played an unmotivated stoner named Mike, who lives with his girlfriend Phoebe, played by Kristin Stewart. One night their lives take an unexpected turn when Mike's past comes to haunt him and he becomes the target of a operation to wipe him out.

American Ultra has received mixed reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a rating of 45%, based on 106 reviews, with an average rating of 5.5/10. The site's critical consensus reads, “American Ultra has some interesting ideas, but like its stoned protagonist, it's too easily distracted to live up to its true potential.”

Straight Outta Compton made over $100 million this weekend, so did the comedy Trainwreck. With Jurassic World and   dominated the summer box office earning 60% of the summer's total earnings.

Megan Dianehttps://www.projectcasting.com
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