The haul puts "The Last Knight", which opened Wednesday, on track to gross about $64 million over the five-day weekend. The feature garnered $5.5 million from Tuesday night previews, and only $15.6 million on its opening day.
The director, for his part, has previously claimed he was set to walk away from the Transformers series, before returning to make another movie.
But the movie starring Mark Wahlberg was a huge hit in China, where it debuted with 123.4 million USA dollars (£96.4 million). Together, the three characters must race to uncover the secret history of the Transformers before the world is destroyed. The previous installment, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, earned $241 million domestically and $804.6 million internationally, for a global total of $1.045 billion. "Transformers: The Last Knight" is the fifth instalment of "Transformers".
Ahead of the weekend, the film has an audience rating of about 62 percent.
At number two, and continuing its domestic rise to the top, is Wonder Woman with $26.1 million, only falling 39% from last weekend. In four weeks, it has surpassed 300 million U.S. dollars (£234.4 million) in America. Globally, the Gal Gadot-starrer's gross stands at $652.9 million.
"Wonder Woman" and "Cars 3" tied for second place, each claiming $25.1 million this weekend. It will be behind only Transformers and Disney*Pixar's Cars 3 which is doing well in its second week of release.
Despite North American numbers being low, the franchise is hoping for global success. What's interesting is that no other studio dared to counter-program Last Knight, which is amusing because it's not like the movie is vacuuming up the weekend's entire business.
Amazon Studios and Lionsgate's critical darling The Big Sick, which debuted in five theaters, earned $435,000 for a robust screen average of $87,000.
The 81-year-old host of the festival made his comments at a Q&A at the Speakers Forum in the Green Futures area of Glastonbury . Renewal of the four submarines was backed by a free vote in Parliament past year , by a large majority of MPs.
It also noted that criminal gangs behind Albania's lucrative but illicit cannabis cultivation and trafficking remained at large. Election authorities said the partial count pointed to the Socialists winning 73 seats in Albania's 140-member parliament.
In the past, she said, her Jewish rainbow flag has never been a problem and she assumed this year wouldn't be any different. Nobody confronted her about the flag until the march concluded in a local park to listen to speakers and entertainment.
With Thomas, though, the Celtics didn't necessarily need a point guard - which is the piece Philadelphia apparently wanted most. Possibilities for the Celtics who could still be available at the third pick include forwards Josh Jackson and Jayson Tatum .
The FBI has taken control of the crime scene, which is located some 7 miles away from the White House in Washington , D.C. Three others, a GOP congressional aide, a U.S. capitol police officer and a lobbyist were also injured by gunfire.
The 27 blocks found with Grenfell-type of cladding are in Camden, Manchester, Plymouth, Hounslow, Portsmouth and Brent. Local authorities have been told to only consider evacuations where there is the most serious risk.
Chukwu added: "In all, 16 persons including the suicide bombers died in the multiple explosions while 13 persons were injured". A number of suicide bomb attacks by suspected members of the jihadist group have taken place in the capital of Borno state.
The defendants denied wrongdoing and said they were just sharing food as part of their communal living practices. Barnhart said the agency is working to determine if the unidentified tipster will get a reward .
In her livestream video, Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, says that Castile was reaching for his wallet, not his gun. Bennett said his decades-long relationship with Joe Flynn, the attorney who represented St.
The country's football federation sent 'the most heartfelt condolences to Jose Mourinho and the rest of the bereaved family'. He was in and out of hospital during his son's second stint at Chelsea and last June was rushed into care with pneumonia.
Trump Declines To Hold Annual Ramadan Dinner
Past presidents have welcomed Muslim Americans for a traditional Iftar dinner, which follows daily fasting from dawn to sunset. It was marked only by a statement published late on Saturday afternoon, coinciding with the end of the holy month.
Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse
Green starred at Nebraska, then spent the first two seasons of his 12-year National Football League career in Seattle. Green was graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2003 and inducted in the Packers Hall of Fame in 2014.
Presidential campaign: Kovind to visit Srinagar on June 28
Which way this block tilts will mainly depend on the campaign strategy of the contestants of the ruling party and the Opposition . It also has a lead in nearly all states barring West Bengal, Karnataka, Kerala, Punjab, Tripura and Himachal Pradesh.
North Korea detainee mourned at OH funeral
He was sent home last week suffering from brain damage and in what US doctors called a state of unresponsive wakefulness. Security Council resolutions and push for dialogue and negotiation, which has always been China's position on the issue.
NDA's Presidential nominee Ramnath Kovind files nomination
Salil Saha declined to comment anything in particular on Kovind since he wasn't sure about the stand of his party-line. After Srinagar , he will travel to Panchkula in Haryana on Thursday, and meet MPs and MLAs from Punjab and Haryana.
Oil Prices Up but Mood Is Still Down
The cost to build and operate wells in the oil-rich USA shale basins has decreased by millions over the past few years. Russia , for example, tends to produce more oil in summer months , a fact that might tempt them to boost output.