Art of Racing in the Rain, The

Disney-Fox’s canine adventure The Art of Racing in the Rain came in on the lower end of projections with $8 million, placing sixth on box office charts, the weekend of Aug 9-11.

The family friendly film, based on the popular novel by Garth Stein, represents another weak movie for Disney since acquiring 20th Century Fox.

The cast includes Milo Ventimiglia and Amanda Seyfried, with Kevin Costner voicing the dog.