Box Office: "Transformers: Age of Extinction" Blows Away the Competition

Posted Sunday June 29, 2014 7:43 AM GMT

Taking the box office by storm, "Transformers: Age of Extinction" cruised to number one on the big screen for the weekend of June 27-29, 2014.

The latest installment in the franchise, which stars Mark Wahlberg, nabbed $41.3 million in sales on Friday and will end the weekend with $103 million plus in receipts, making the movie the biggest summer opening yet.

Coming in at number two was "22 Jump Street." The Channing Tatum/ Jonah Hill flick added $5 million to its total on Friday, and is on track to take in $15.2 million for the three day period.

DreamWorks "How to Train Your Dragon 2" continued its success, landing in the third spot with $13 million. Last week's number one, "Think Like a Man Too" took fourth place with $10.5 million, and "Maleficent" rounded out the top five with $8.4 million in sales.