Australian weekly box office: the speedy blue fur ball keeps the top spot


The video game speed demon Sonic the Hedgehog remains at the top of the Australian box office, collecting $3.1 million in the film’s second week. Harley Quinn continues to swing a baseball bat around at number two, landing in second place for the third consecutive week (with Birds of Prey taking $1.5 million).

Here are the top 10 films at the Australian box office, February 20 to February 26.

1. Sonic the Hedgehog (Paramount) $3,132,368
2. Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (Warner Bros.) $1,500,569
3. The Call of the Wild (Disney) $1,122,113
4. Emma (Universal) $1,075,126
5. 1917 (Universal) $987,292
6. Parasite (Madman) $866,538
7. Bad Boys for Life (Sony) $633,373
8. Fantasy Island (Sony) $579,848
9. The Gentlemen (Roadshow) $425,610
10. Richard Jewell (Warner Bros.) $402,079

* Source: Numero. Estimated figures as at 11:32 AM 27/02/20. For official box-office chart, contact MPDAA