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Beauty and the Beast is Canada's top grossing film of 2017

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The live-action remake of Disney's animated classic Beauty and the Beast tops the domestic box office for 2017. Supplied photo

It’s a tale as old as time. Disney’s live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast towered over its box office competition in Canada, earning $46.744 million in 2017.

The rest of the top five films of 2017 were superhero spectacles including Guardians of the Galaxy, Wonder Woman, Spider-Man and Thor.

All box office figures are in Canadian dollars and are provided by film studios, courtesy of MPTAC and Zoom Services.

Here are the top five grossing films in Canada from Jan. 1 to Dec. 14, 2017.

Rank Film / Distributor Box Office
1 Beauty and the Beast $46,744,073
Disney
2 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 $38,604,554
Disney
3 Wonder Woman $32,745,681
Warner Bros.
4 Spider-Man: Homecoming $30,594,134
Sony
5 Thor: Ragnarok $30,159,480
Disney
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