“Avengers: Endgame” won the box office for a third straight week, but this time it was close.  “Endgame” took in $63.1 million, while “Detective Pikachu” opened with $58 million.  “Endgame” is now up to $723.5 million in the U.S.  Globally, it has made close to $2.5 BILLION . . . second only to “Avatar’s” record of nearly $2.8 billion.

Here’s this weekend’s Top 10 . . .

1.  “Avengers: Endgame”, $63.1 million.  Up to $723.5 million in its 3rd week.

2.  NEW:  “Detective Pikachu”, $58 million.

3.  NEW:  “The Hustle”, $13.5 million.

4.  “The Intruder”, $6.6 million.  Up to $21 million in its 2nd week.

5.  “Long Shot”, $6.1 million.  Up to $19.7 million in its 2nd week.

6.  NEW:  “Poms”, $5.1 million.

7.  “Uglydolls”, $3.9 million.  Up to $14.3 million in its 2nd week.

8.  “Breakthrough”, $2.5 million.  Up to $37.1 million in its 4th week.

9.  NEW:  “Tolkien”, $2.2 million.

10.  “Captain Marvel”, $1.8 million.  Up to $423.8 million in its 10th week.