‘The Last Jedi’ collects almost $100M at holiday box office

This image released by Lucasfilm shows Daisy Ridley as Rey in "Star Wars: The Last Jedi." “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is off to a death star-sized start at the box office. Disney says Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, that eighth installment in the space franchise has earned an estimated $45 million from Thursday night showings. (Lucasfilm via AP)

LOS ANGELES — “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” claimed the biggest Christmas haul over the four-day holiday weekend, adding almost $100 million to its coffers, according to box office figures released Tuesday.

Four new releases couldn’t catch the intergalactic juggernaut.

Of the new films, “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” fared best. The Sony adventure debuted in second place with $55.4 million.

The top 10 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release, as compiled Tuesday by comScore:

1. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” Disney, $99,025,055, 4,232 locations, $23,399 average, $395,627,411, 2 weeks.

2. “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” Sony, $55,400,000, 3,765 locations, $14,714 average, $72,005,967, 1 week.

3. “Pitch Perfect 3,” Universal, $26,424,890, 3,447 locations, $7,666 average, $26,424,890, 1 week.

4. “The Greatest Showman,” 20th Century Fox, $14,410,116, 3,006 locations, $4,794 average, $19,008,847, 1 week.

5. “Ferdinand,” 20th Century Fox, $10,118,526, 3,630 locations, $2,787 average, $29,601,410, 2 weeks.

6. “Coco,” Disney, $8,188,615, 2,111 locations, $3,879 average, $164,307,743, 5 weeks.

7. “Downsizing,” Paramount, $7,670,130, 2,668 locations, $2,875 average, $7,670,130, 1 week.

8. “Darkest Hour,” Focus Features, $5,514,455, 806 locations, $6,842 average, $8,367,532, 5 weeks.

9. “Father Figures,” Warner Bros., $5,480,000, 2,902 locations, $1,888 average, $5,480,000, 1 week.

10. “The Shape of Water,” Fox Searchlight, $4,420,381, 730 locations, $6,055 average, $8,986,046, 4 weeks.