Australian box office report: old mate Dumbledore magics his way to the top spot


The success of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore is no secret, the blockbuster sequel gobbling up $7.35 million in its first week and landing at the top of the Australian box office.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 took position #2 in week two (a trifecta of twos), grossing $5.26 million to bring its cumulative total to $9.74 million. The Bad Guys created mischief in third place with $3.47, bringing it total to $9.74 million.

Here are the top 10 films at the Australian box office, April 7 – April 13.

1. Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (Warner. Bros) $7,347,306
2. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (Paramount) $5,261,789
3. The Bad Guys (Universal) $3,467,286
4. Morbius (Sony) $1,409,739
5. The Batman (Warner Bros.) $1,088,834
6. Ambulance (Universal) $638,625
7. The Duke (Transmission) $620,343
8. Rabbit Academy (Icon) $298,549
9. Beast (MKS Retail) $283,015
10. RRR (Tolly Movies) $239,834

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