"Moana" and "Fantastic Beasts" hold onto the top two spots at the box office, as smaller films with Oscar hopes ease into the market.
Not quite the imperfect perfection in which punk music so often traffics, but a film of appropriately piercing volume and knotty shape.
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" takes in $75 million, failing to reach the magical heights of other films set in the Harry Potter universe.
"Arrival" has a mediocre opening at $24 million, while "Doctor Strange" and "Trolls" continue to roll.
"Doctor Strange" gives a lackluster fall a jolt at the box office with an $85 million opening; "Trolls" also strong with $45 million.
The Film Yap spoke with the director of locally filmed "Reparation."
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The Robert Langdon saga appears to fizzle out as it garners only $15 million on its opening weekend, good enough for just second place.