Blue Beetle comes in third in its second week

Blue Beetle has an uphill climb ahead of it as it came in third place in its second week of release.

As the second weekend of Blue Beetle draws to a close, the box office estimates have rolled in. Domestically the film took in $12.76 million over the three-day weekend, a drop of 49% from its opening window. This brings its domestic total to $46.3 million. For comparison, The Flash took in $15.14 million over the same three days, while Aquaman did $52.11 million in the same time frame. The former went on to a domestic total of $108.13 million, while the latter took in $335.06 million.

In the foreign markets, Blue Beetle took in $10 million for a new foreign total of $35.5 million. This brings the global total to $81.8 million.

Using the same comps as before, The Flash took in $160.03 million from the foreign markets over the course of its run for a worldwide total of $268.16 million. Aquaman did very well in the foreign markets and took in $808.69 million for a global total of $1.143 billion.

Blue Beetle is now in wide theatrical release.