The Big Picture

  • Warner Bros.' musical The Color Purple, Michael Mann's biopic Ferrari, and George Clooney's period drama The Boys in the Boat are all competing for box office success during a crowded Christmas weekend.
  • Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom had a disappointing start but took the top spot at the domestic box office.
  • Wonka, a prequel to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, is performing solidly at the global box office, taking the second spot.