Venom looks set to infect weekend US box office with $68.5 million

5 October 2018

The Film 'Venom' looks set to top the US box office for the weekend ending Sunday with an estimated haul of $68.5 million, according to the website boxofficereport.com. 'Venom' is an adaptation of a Marvel Comics character, who came out of the Spider-Man franchise, which Sony owns the rights to.

Coming in second place is the Bradley Cooper helmed adaptation 'A Star is Born', which sees Lady Gaga making her feature film debut as a singer trying to make it to the big time. 'Smallfoot' comes in at third place. Universal Pictures holds the fourth and fifth places with 'Night School' and 'The House with the Clock in its Walls'.