The numbers agree: Kevin Hart is funny as shit!
Ride Along ran away with the box office crown this weekend, pulling in a January record (we think?) of $41.2 million. Some analysts think it could have and should have made more. Chris Tucker of CNBC’s Money Talks says that Saturday’s SAG Awards broadcast surely cut into Ride Along‘s take: “Saturday’s SAG Awards broadcast surely cut into Ride Along‘s take.”
Last week’s winner, Lone Survivor, finished in 2nd place, like a bitch. But we mean no offense to women.
Two other new releases finished in third and fourth, respectively: The Nut Job and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit. Turns out you’d have to be NUTS to think that Chris Pine can carry a movie not called Star Trek. (Editor’s note: Sweet burn, John! — Nick)