‘Lone Ranger’ Collects $9.86 Million in July 4 U.S. Sales

Walt Disney Co. (DIS)’s “The Lone Ranger” took in $9.86 million in July 4 sales in U.S. and Canadian theaters, bringing its two-day total to $19.5 million, Hollywood.com reported.

The $225 million film featuring Johnny Depp was trailing Universal Pictures’ “Despicable Me 2,” which collected $34.3 million in its opening day, according to data from Hollywood.com.

To contact the reporter on this story: Christopher Palmeri in Los Angeles at cpalmeri1@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Rob Golum at rgolum@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.