"Godzilla" Proves a Monster Hit at the Box Office

Publicada Domingo Mayo 18, 2014 12:20 PM GMT

Storming its way into the hearts of movie-goers, "Godzilla" topped the box office for the weekend of May 16-18, 2014.

The action-adventure new release scored an opening Friday totaling $38.5 million, and is set to end its first weekend with a total grab of $93 million plus.

After spending the last week on top, the Seth Rogen and Zac Efron fronted film was relegated to second place. The comedy garnered an $8.5 million Friday and a three day total of $25.5 million.

Rounding out the top five in earmarked earnings are "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" ($16.5 millon) in third, the new baseball flick "Million Dollar Arm" ($10.5 million) in fourth and "The Other Woman" ($6.3 million) in fifth.