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'Straight Outta Compton' expected to continue box-office reign

'Straight Outta Compton' expected to continue box-office reign

"Straight Outta Compton" is expected to top the box office for a second weekend in a row as Universal Pictures continues to expand the film's theater count. The musical biopic, which opened with a strong $60.2 million in the U.S. and Canada over the weekend, will likely add at least $30 million to its haul, according to people familiar with pre-release audience surveys. That would put it ahead of newcomers "Hitman: Agent 47," "Sinister 2" and "American Ultra," all of which are tracking to make less than $20 million each. If estimates hold, "Straight Outta Compton" will help give Universal its...

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