Thor: Ragnarok thundered to the box office top spot once again this weekend, taking $56.6 million, according to industry estimates released Sunday.
The third Thor episode, boosted by the self-mocking humor of Chris Hemsworth as the powerful Norse god, alongside Cate Blanchett as Hela, goddess of death, has taken a total of $211.5 million since opening in North American cinemas.
Its global plunder has reached a hefty $650 million.
Daddy’s Home 2 came in second with $30 million, according to Box Office Mojo.
A reminder that it’s that time of year already, the Christmas comedy stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg as Brad and Dusty who join forces to give their kids the perfect holiday.
But their efforts are challenged when their own fathers show up. Mel Gibson plays Dusty’s father Kurt while John Lithgow is Brad’s dad Don
Steaming into third place was Murder On The Orient Express, the fourth television or cinema adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic detective novel, with earnings of $28.2 million.