Box office heating up this weekend

(WTNH) — A trio of new movies at the box office this weekend are expected to heat things up.

Up first is ’15:17 to Paris’. The movie is about the three men who stopped a terrorist attack on a high speed train in France.

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The real-life heroes who stopped the 2015 train attack are playing themselves in the bio pic. Experts say the movie is expected to bring in $10 to $12 million this weekend.

Also, premiering this weekend is the third and final installment to the Fifty Shades of Grey series, ‘Fifty Shades Freed’. The sequel is expected to bring in $30 million or more this weekend. 

Peter Rabbit‘ is the third movie that is hopping into theaters this weekend. The family film is expected to grab an opening weekend haul of around $16 million.

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