The Revenant Mauls Dirty Grandpa at Box Office

While winter storm Jonas appears to have kept many filmgoers on the east coast at home this weekend, The Revenant nevertheless rode its wave of Oscar-nominated buzz to the top of the North American box office.

The film — whose 12 noms include Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Director, and Best Supporting Actor — finished the weekend with an estimated $16 million. The Revenant’s current domestic total stands at $119.2 million and $223.6 million worldwide.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens landed in second place with $14.3 million. As the highest-grossing film of all time in North America (not adjusted for inflation), The Force Awakens has so far earned $879.3 million at home and over $1.9 billion worldwide.

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