“Godzilla” had a huge opening weekend.
The monster movie made an enormous $93.2 million.
That’s less than $US2 million shy of the year’s largest debut so far. “Captain America: The Winter Soldier made $US95 million opening weekend in April.
“Godzilla” was expected to bring in north of $US70 million opening weekend.
The Warner Bros. and Legendary film cost an estimated $US160 million. The movie has already made more than $US196 million worldwide.
The weekend’s other new release, Disney’s “Million Dollar Arm” featuring “Mad Men” star Jon Hamm made $US10.5 million. The baseball movie cost an estimated $US25 million to make.
Zac Efron and Seth Rogen’s “Neighbours” came in a distant second place making $US26 million.
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