‘Annabelle: Creation’ Opening Earns $35 million

Annabelle: Creation won the weekend box office, earning an estimated $35 million in the U.S. and Canada. The horror film, directed by David F. Sandberg, is loosely based on real life paranormal investigators' stories of a possessed doll that terrorizes families. Studio expectations for the film were estimated at $25 million to $30 million. Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk was No 2. this weekend.