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“Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation” Tom Cruise's movie hits box office number one spot with $56 million

This achievement marks the U.S actor's third-highest debut and the second best opening ever for a "Mission: Impossible" film on the chart.

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The newest installment of the “Mission: Impossible” series, “Rogue Nation” secured the number one spot at the box office last weekend raking in an estimated $56 million at its opening in the United States.

This achievement marks Tom Cruise's third-highest debut and the second best opening ever for a "Mission: Impossible" film. In the action spy film, Cruise who plays the role of Ethan Hunt stars alongside Alec Baldwin, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Pegg and Jeremy Renner.

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Tom Cruise and his co-stars

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Also on the US box office chart, New Line and Warner Bros. Pictures’ remake of “Vacation”, starring Ed Helms and Christina Applegate received $14.8 million.

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Paul Rudd is a superhero in Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

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"Ant-Man" by Marvel Studios’ moved down to third place when it dropped by 49% with $12.6 million. "Minions" also dropped one spot to number four with $12.2 million. “Pixels” on the other hand dropped three places with $10.4 million to fifth position.

Rom-com "Trainwreck" came sixth place with $9.7 million while Southpaw starring Jake Gyllenhaal and "Paper Towns" starring Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne both fell two spots to seven and eight with $7.5 million and $4.6 million, respectively at their second opening weekend.

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Chris Pratt  in 'Jurassic World'

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"Inside Out" got the ninth place with $4.5 million followed by "Jurassic World", which obtained the tenth spot with $3.8 million.

Watch the “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation” trailer below:

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