Weekend Box Office: Winter Soldiers Holds Top Spot Against Rio 2 And Oculus

After a competition-free opening last weekend, Captain America: The Winter Soldier managed to hold on to the number one spot yet again with three newcomers encroaching on its audiences.

The latest in the Marvel franchise added $41 million to its $159 million domestic total and $476 million world-wide total. That was just enough to edge out Rio 2. The animated sequel banked $39 million for a close second, almost the exact amount that Rio earned when it opened in 2011.

Horror flick Oculus made its way to theaters on a traditionally low horror flick budget. At a price tag of just $5 million it's already a financial success, taking third place with $12 million. Sports drama Draft Day didn't enjoy much of a boost from headliners Kevin Costner, Denis Leary and Jennifer Garner. It got a fourth place pick with just $9 million.

For the full weekend top ten, check out the chart below:


Captain America: The Winter Soldier

$41,398,000Total: $159,006,000LW: 1

THTRS: 3,938


Rio 2 *

$39,000,000Total: $39,000,000LW: N

THTRS: 3,948


Oculus *

$12,000,000Total: $12,000,000LW: N

THTRS: 2,648


Draft Day *

$9,750,000Total: $9,750,000LW: N

THTRS: 2,781



$7,500,000Total: $124,877,000LW: 3

THTRS: 3,110



$7,450,000Total: $84,872,000LW: 2

THTRS: 3,282

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7.God's Not Dead$4,485,000Total: $40,700,000LW: 4
THTRS: 1,860


The Grand Budapest Hotel

$4,050,000Total: $39,470,000LW: 6

THTRS: 1,467


Muppets Most Wanted

$2,193,000Total: $45,670,000LW: 5

THTRS: 2,261


Mr. Peabody & Sherman

$1,825,000Total: $105,215,000LW: 7

THTRS: 2,001