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The numbers add to the $8.7-million Thursday night haul for the big-budget sequel, which follows the 2012 franchise reboot with
The film is slightly behind the pace of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," which took in more than $37 million on its Friday night debut a month ago. That film posted $95 million in ticket sales over its opening weekend, which is the same number predicted for "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," according to those who have seen prerelease audience surveys.
The "Captain America" sequel also added to its big numbers, bringing in an estimated $2 million Friday to land in fourth place. The film has sold in excess of $231 million in tickets since its April release.