LOS ANGELES -- The Minions are still a box office force and original stories are scoring big, but not the R-rated comedy -- even with Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler behind it.

Studio estimates on Sunday say that Universal Pictures and Illumination's "Despicable Me 3" earned $75.4 million over the weekend, while the former Saturday Night Live stars' gambling comedy "The House" burned down.

Featuring the voices of Steve Carell and Trey Parker, "Despicable Me 3" easily topped the holiday weekend charts from 4,529 theaters in North America. Nick Carpou, president of Domestic Theatrical Distribution for Universal Pictures, says that $75 million is a number he'll celebrate any day of the week.

Edgar Wright's original heist movie "Baby Driver" coasted to $30 million in its first five days in theaters, with $21 million from the three-day weekend to take second place. Sony Pictures released the R-rated pic which stars Jamie Foxx, Ansel Elgort, Jon Hamm and Kevin Spacey and cost a reported $34 million to produce.

"How great it is to see audiences turn out to support original filmmaking," said Josh Greenstein, Sony's president of worldwide marketing and distribution.

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Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. and Canadian theaters, according to comScore. Where available, the latest international numbers for Friday through Sunday are also included.

1."Despicable Me 3," $75.4 million ($95.6 million international).

2."Baby Driver," $21 million ($6.8 million international).

3."Transformers: The Last Knight," $17 million ($68 million international).

4."Wonder Woman," $15.6 million ($13.6 million international).

5."Cars 3," $9.5 million ($5 million international).

6."The House," $9 million ($2.7 million international).

7."47 Meters Down," $4.7 million ($800,000 international).

8."The Beguiled," $3.3 million ($460,000 international).

9."The Mummy," $2.8 million ($10.3 million international).

10."Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," $2.4 million ($16.3 million international).

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