Warner Bros. ‘ ‘Tenset’ Runs at $ 20.2 Million in Long-awaited US Debut; Stops at $ 150 million globally


Labor Day weekend gave us our first glimpse of what looks like a blockbuster at the age of COVID-19. Christopher Nolan’s The long-delayed brainer, Tenet, was the first major test of an American film exhibition in a coronovirus epidemic. Now, with receipts getting taller, this Warner Bros. film appears. Twisty, PG-13 thriller starring John david washington, Robert Pattinson, Kenneth Branagh, And Elizabeth Debicki Opened with $ 20.2 million 2,810 theaters on a long weekend domestically (an impressive $ 7,189 per theater average). Nolan’s The blockbuster-scale film was originally slated for release in July, but unlike other big Hollywood tampoles, such as Marvel’s The Eternals and Fast and awesome Sequel F9, which opted to pursue its release in 2021, Warner Bros. decided at the 2020 opening that it was considered one of the year’s most popular titles. Nolan’s The film also resonates overseas, where it is drawn $ 126 million Over two weeks for total box-office cumulative $ 146.2 million. All told, the film is now playing on 52,913 screens in 46 international markets.

Of principle Opening weekend numbers would be quite infallible for one Nolan Film under normal circumstances. But this $ 20.2 million The domestic debut should be considered a worthy triumph — and the first real hint that is to take its six-month nap at the end of the film. Those numbers could have been even higher, but Warner Bros. refused to allow Nolan’s film (which has received 74% positive reviews from critics on Rotten Tomatoes) into drive-ins in those cities Where indoor theaters were still closed, including Los Angeles and New York City.

For historical comparison, Nolan’s Crouch with theory The themed-themed 2010 Breintesser Inception ($ 62.79 million domestic) was close to the same as in 2006 Prestige ($ 14.8 million domestic). However, the visionary director’s latest should see his box-office fortunes continue to rise in the coming weeks as more cities open again – not to mention that it won’t face any major competition at the box office Until Wonder Woman 1984 arrives October 2.

Finishing in the runner-up slot was Fox’s The New Mutants. After removing a deficiency $ 7 million Last weekend, the PG-13-rated X-Men spin-off was poorly reviewed which brought in extras $ 3.6 Million (for an average of $ 1,307) in its second weekend in 2,754 theaters. Its total domestic gross now stands $ 12.35 million With an extra $ 8.5 million Coming from abroad for a cumulative $ 20.85. The film expanded this weekend to international markets such as the UK and Australia.

In third place was Solstice Studios’ Unhinged with $ 2.2 million. In its fourth week of release, the R-rated road-res thriller starring Russell Crowe Played in 2,402 theaters. The film grossed $ 11.83 million Domestically and $ 12 million Overseas, to bring its global cumulative box office $ 23.83 million.

The fourth was the third installment starring United Artists Bill and Ted Face the Music, a time-travel dude comedy Keanu Reeves And Alex winter. In its second weekend, PG-13 pulled into film $ 809,794 In 953 theaters, its total domestic earnings $ 2.3 million. A negligible addition to it $ 61,214 foreigner.

Crossing the top five was Paramount’s The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run, which grossed $ 470,000 In 304 theaters. The domestic cumulative PG-rated animated film now stands on $ 3.44 million. It is still open overseas.

Bubbling had two Indies in the second week of its release under the top five. In sixth place was Fox Searchlight’s PG-rated The Personal History of David Copperfield $ 430,000 (its $ 1.09 million Is a drop compared to a drastic drop in the domestic total $ 9.94 million International take). And the seventh had attractive words on the side of the road on the bathroom walls. $ 350,135, Bringing its domestic cumulative $ 1.6 million. The PG-13 film is yet to open overseas.

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