Audiences didn't have to think very hard about which new movie to see on Friday, as the Kevin Hart comedy "Think Like a Man 2" earned a solid $12.2 million. Clint Eastwood's "Jersey Boys" was singing a much sadder song. 

Screen Gems' "Think," a sequel to the 2012 hit, is on its way to $32 million or so for the weekend. That puts it just about on the same level as the first film, which earned $33.6 in its opening weekend. 

"Think 2" also stars Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall and Gabrielle Union.

Another comedy sequel -- "22 Jump Street," starring Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill -- took second place, picking up another $9.4 million. Its domestic total stands at $91.8 million. 

Yet another sequel -- DreamWorks Animation's "How to Train Your Dragon 2" -- flew at No. 3, scaring up another $7.6 million. So far, the film has earned $77.4 million domestically. It still has a long way to go to match the original's domestic haul of $217.8 million. 

Eastwood's "Jersey Boys," the weekend's other wide opener, hit a sour note on Friday, earning just $4.6 million for fourth place. It will likely earn between $13 million and $15 million over the weekend. 

Based on the smash Broadway musical, the Four Seasons biopic doesn't feature any known star, and will have a tough time turning a profit on its reported $40 production cost. 

Angelina Jolie and "Maleficent" rounded out the top five, conjuring up $4 million, brining its domestic total to a big $176.9 million. 

Hollywood is getting an early start on the Fourth of July holiday next week, with "Transformers: Age of Extinction" hitting theaters on Friday, June 27, with "Earth to Echo," "Deliver Us From Evil" and the Melissa McCarthy comedy "Tammy" following on Wednesday, July 2.

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Dave Lewis has been a Los Angeles-based entertainment writer and editor for nearly ten years. Originally hailing from Minneapolis, he moved to L.A. in 1996 to attend USC, before working for various periodicals and web sites including a lengthy stint at Variety.com. He joined the HitFix staff in 2011.