"Pirates of the Caribbean" sails into top spot at box office

29 May 2017

Johnny Depp's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" claimed the top spot at the North American box office over the weekend.  Pirates netted $62.2 million at the box office. "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," took second at the box office, bringing in nearly $20 million in ticket sales. "Baywatch," which reportedly cost nearly $60 million dollars to make, claiming the third place spot. "Alien: Covenant" took the fourth place spot with a weekend haul of nearly $11 million. Rounding out the top five was "Everything, Everything" the story about a teenage girl who manages to fall in love despite having an illness that requires her to live in a hermetically sealed house.