Despite career best openings for Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCartney, the duo couldn’t top Monsters University. The Pixar animated film topped the box office once again, adding another $46 million to its impressive total. Even though they came in the runner up slot, Bullock and McCartney have nothing to be embarrassed about. Their R-rated buddy cop flick opened strong with $40 million. With a solid “A-” CinemaScore, The Heat should have a lengthy run, challenging director Paul Feig’s last feature, Bridesmaids total box office haul. Check out the rest of the Top 10 below.

Box Office Numbers: Jun 21 – 23, 2013

  • 1. Monsters University: $46,180,000 ($171,006,000 total)
  • 2. The Heat: $40,000,000 (opening)
  • 3. World War Z: $29,800,000 ($123,722,000 total)
  • 4. White House Down: $25,700,000 (opening)
  • 5. Man of Steel: $20,820,000 ($248,660,000 total)
  • 6. This is the End: $8,700,000 ($74,681,000 total)
  • 7. Now You See Me: $5,500,000 ($104,681,000 total)
  • 8. Fast & Furious 6: $2,400,000 ($233,300,000 total)
  • 9. Star Trek Into Darkness: $2,040,000 ($220,501,000 total)
  • 10. The Internship: $1,425,000 ($41,705,000 total)