5th Update Monday: Quick update to let you know that Paramount's Like a Boss beat Warner Bros.' Just Mercy for 4th place after both called the spot yesterday. Actuals showed the Paramount comedy with $10M, while Just Mercy came in with $9.7M. Including its limited run since Christmas, the Michael B. Jordan-Jamie Foxx movie count $10.1M.
Universal's morning figures show 1917 with $37M. The Amblin/New Republic co-production's 4-day figure should be around $27M+ for the upcoming MLK weekend which Sony's Bad Boys for Life will win with $42M+ or more. There's a wide swing on the movie with one tracking service seeing $48M. Armed with 10 Oscar nominations including Best Picture and being the freshest of the awards season contenders in release, look for 1917 to land between $120M-$125M by Oscar night on Feb. 9. Fox's Underwater came in at $7M per Disney in actuals.