Box Office: ‘Guardians’ to Pass ‘Transformers’ as Summer’s Top Domestic Film

Talisha Harrison:

That’s good news. Transformers wasn’t that good.

Originally posted on Variety:

The box office milestones keep rolling in for “Guardians of the Galaxy.”

After crossing the $200 million mark at the box office last week, the blockbuster is now the top domestic film of the summer. Disney-Marvel’s tentpole had earned $239 million by Friday and is set to gross an estimated $246 million by Saturday, which would top “Transformers: Age of Extinction’s” expected $243.3 million domestic haul.

In fact, the intergalactic pic will likely soar to no. 1 at the box office, overtaking YA tearjerker “If I Stay” on Sunday. “Guardians” stands to earn $252 million by weekend’s end.

Disney’s “Maleficent” fell to third on Friday with $237 million at the domestic box office, followed by two Fox titles: “X-Men: Days of Future Past” has earned $232.6 million and “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” has accumulated $203.2 million.

However, Paramount’s “Transformers: Age of Extinction” is the undeniable worldwide…

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