‘Jurassic’ binds box office, though ‘Inside Out’ shows bite

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By JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

NEW YORK (AP) — In a box-office hitch of Tyrannosaurus-sized proportions, “Jurassic World” kept a No. 1 mark with one of a biggest second weeks ever, while Pixar’s “Inside Out” scarcely matched it.

According to studio estimates Sunday, Universal’s “Jurassic World” took in $102 million in North American theaters, a holdover bested by usually 2012’s “The Avengers.” The entrance of Pixar’s latest was also massive, agreeable an estimated $91 million.

Though “Inside Out” is a initial Pixar recover not to open in initial place, it’s a largest opening for a film not formed on source element or a sequel. That record was formerly hold by 2009’s “Avatar.”

The dual releases mostly had a multiplexes to themselves. In a apart third place was a Melissa McCarthy comedy “Spy,” with $10.5 million in the third week.

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