Box office: Kevin Hart powers ‘Think Like a Man 2′ to No. 1 on Friday

Audiences didn’t have to consider really tough about that new film to see on Friday, as a Kevin Hart comedy “Think Like a Man 2” warranted a plain $12.2 million. Clint Eastwood‘s “Jersey Boys” was singing a most sadder song. 

Screen Gems’ “Think,” a supplement to a 2012 hit, is on a approach to $32 million or so for a weekend. That puts it only about on a same turn as a initial film, that warranted $33.6 in a opening weekend. 

“Think 2″ also stars Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall and Gabrielle Union.

Another comedy supplement — “22 Jump Street,” starring Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill — took second place, picking adult another $9.4 million. Its domestic sum stands during $91.8 million. 

Yet another supplement — DreamWorks Animation’s “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ — flew during No. 3, scaring adult another $7.6 million. So far, a film has warranted $77.4 million domestically. It still has a prolonged approach to go to compare a original’s domestic transport of $217.8 million. 

Eastwood’s “Jersey Boys,” a weekend’s other far-reaching opener, strike a green note on Friday, earning only $4.6 million for fourth place. It will expected acquire between $13 million and $15 million over a weekend. 

Based on a pound Broadway musical, a Four Seasons biopic doesn’t underline any famous star, and will have a tough time branch a distinction on a reported $40 prolongation cost. 

Angelina Jolie and “Maleficent” dull out a tip five, conjuring adult $4 million, brining a domestic sum to a large $176.9 million. 

Hollywood is removing an early start on a Fourth of Jul holiday subsequent week, with “Transformers: Age of Extinction” attack theaters on Friday, Jun 27, with “Earth to Echo,” “Deliver Us From Evil” and a Melissa McCarthy comedy “Tammy” following on Wednesday, Jul 2.

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