Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, Black Mass, Everest, Sicario and Captive all opened this weekend with all kinds of results.
The big winner this weekend was somewhat surprisingly the Dylan O'Brien-starring Maze Runner sequel that took the cake with $30.3 million.
Johnny Depp's Black Mass followed with $23.3 mil — though it did have the disadvantage of being rated R.
Even though Maze Runner did well, its number fell a bit short of analysts' projection for its three-day total.
It might also be seen as a slight disappointment as the original — which opened last year around the same date — took in $32.5. While this is consistent with last year's numbers, sequels generally look to have a bigger opening weekend as they hope to gain some popularity once they hit home video.
Even though Johnny Depp's flick didn't land in the top spot, it did mark the turning point for