Like Everyone can expect it (We got that rightbut we won’t pat ourselves exactly on the back), the wicked He lost his somewhat surprising spot at the top of the box office three weeks later thanks to his debut Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madnesswhich opened to $185 million this weekend. Not only is it the highest-grossing debut of the year, but it’s more than the total gross of any other weekend this year – meaning it made more money this weekend than every other movie combined made in any other weekend. It’s a lot of money, you see. (not exactly Spider-Man: There is no room for home Capital, As Benedict Cumberbatch predictedbut it’s still impressive.)
everything after Dr. Gharib Almost identical to the past few weeks, let’s talk about it Dr. Gharib A little more: Opened in 4,500 theaters, it leaked, but before Marvel Studios and Disney accused theater chains of bullying and Bruce made her way to $185 million by putting the film on per screen, its per-screen average ($40K) is far higher than anything else on the charts. This means that it plays on a large number of screens And All of these screens bring in huge profits each. What a surprise! Marvel movies are popular!
But now let’s talk about those other movies, some of which we’ve been talking about for seven weeks now. the wicked A little closer to the $60 million total, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 It overtook the first movie’s GDP (which had the disadvantage of opening it against COVID), Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets Almost five weeks Dr. Gharib made in one, Everything everywhere at once I slipped a bit again (people just have so much time for multiverse movies), Northman spoon , the lost City Staying in seventh place for the second week in a row, The unbearable weight of talent It fell to only 1.5 million dollars, which is called memory She appeared even though we don’t remember what this person is about, and finally, father stu Still there. Dr. Gharib He’s been playing in over four thousand theaters, you guys. You don’t need to watch the movie with Mel Gibson!
Here’s the top ten list again in a format that’s less informative and less fun to read but looks good for Google search results. You can also see this same list at Box Office Mojo.
- Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madness
- the wicked
- Sonic the Hedgehog 2
- Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets
- Everything everywhere at once
- the lost City
- The unbearable weight of talent
- father stu