The Weinstein Firm’s first probability at a return to glory didn’t precisely stay as much as expectations.
The manufacturing firm’s first film since ousting disgraced co-founder Harvey Weinstein introduced in simply $742 in a restricted one-day launch, based on Selection.
“Amityville: The Awakening,” starring Bella Thorne, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jennifer Morrison and Cameron Monaghan, opened in simply 10 areas, two weeks after being launched free of charge on Google Play.
The unique 1979 “Amityville Horror,” primarily based on Jay Anson’s e book concerning the New York house the place Ronald DeFeo Jr. shot all six members of his household, grossed $86 million.
The 2005 film introduced in $108 million.
“Amityville: The Awakening” is the primary film launched by the Weinstein Firm since greater than 80 ladies accused Harvey Weinstein of badual harbadment and badault.
Weinstein was fired on Oct. eight.
“The administrators of The Weinstein Firm — Robert Weinstein, Lance Maerov, Richard Koenigsberg and Tarak Ben Ammar — have decided, and have knowledgeable Harvey Weinstein, that his employment with The Weinstein Firm is terminated, efficient instantly,” the board stated in an announcement.
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