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Hobbs Shaw: Non-Superhero Films and Melissa Mccarthy

hobbs shaw: But although August can be a great opportunity for non-superhero films, it's not a sure thing, according to CTV. And this weekend some, such as Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, fared better than others, like the Melissa McCarthy and Tiffany Haddish mob thriller The Kitchen. From family films to R-rated adult fare, moviegoers had their pick as studios tried to capitalize on the waning days of summer. There are always going to be casualties when there are this many openers, said Paul Dergarabedian, the senior media analyst for box office tracker Comscore. Hobbs & Shaw managed to hold on to first place again. They cannot always be lined up in the top four rankings. ( As reported in the news.