“Barbarian” is out for blood.
The Zach Cregger helmed slasher-in-an Airbnb thriller earned $3.9 million in its debut Friday — the top draw at the box office which handily topped the summer blockbusters still showing in many theaters, according to BoxOffice Mojo.
It’s projected to earn $9 million this weekend, according to Variety.
In second place, taking in $2 million in its debut, was the Hindi-language action flick “Brahmastra Part One: Shiva”
Brad Pitt’s “Bullet Train” came in third, with $865,000 in ticket sales. The action flick has earned $90 million in domestic sales and $109.5 million at international theaters.
The Kirk Cameron movie “Lifemark” came in a surprising fourth, with $855,466 in sales.
The year’s biggest hit, “Top Gun: Maverick,” took fifth place with. $845,000. The Tom Cruise-led sequel has now earned $703.3 million domestically and another $740.4 million internationally.
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