Finding Dory has once again topped the box office. The Pixar sequel grossed $73.2 million in its second weekend, Box Office Mojo reports. And Finding Dory did all this despite facing competition from another ocean-set animal movie.

The Shallows, or as its commonly referred to, "that Blake Lively shark movie," premiered this weekend to an impressive $16.7 million, nearly matching the thriller's $17 million budget. This is probably due to the outstanding performance of Lively's co-star, Steven Seagull. No, I did not mean Steven Seagal. I meant Steven Seagull, an avian actor who is being heralded as "the breakout movie star of the summer."


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Unfortunately, Steven Seagull's memorable performance wasn't enough to win the weekend. The Shallows' weekend gross not only fell behind Finding Dory, but also Independence Day: Resurgence ($41.6 million) and Central Intelligence ($18.4 million). Steven Seagull did manage to get one over on Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, whose new movie Free State of Jones earned only $7.8 million.

The other top earners at the box office this weekend all suffered from what I can only discern as a severe lack of seagulls. The Conjuring 2 fell from the third to sixth spot with $7.7 million, followed by Now You See Me 2 ($5.7 million). X-Men: Apocalypse ($2.5 million), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows ($2.4 million), Alice Through the Looking Glass ($2.1 million) rounded out the top 10.

So if there's anything to learn from the box office this weekend, it's that every movie could be made a little bit better if they include Steven Seagull in it. Here's hoping Hollywood has learned its lesson.