Disney Jungle Cruise dominates the box office

The box office got a much-needed shot in the arm this weekend with the adventure thriller Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt. jungle trip, based on the namesake Disneyland attraction, which took in $34.2 million in North America, $27.6 million internationally, and $30 million from Disney+ (mostly US subscribers) for a total of $90 million in its opening weekend. .

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This opening is almost identical to Johnson frenzyWhich opened to $35.7 million in 2018, and surpassed Space Jam: A New Legacy $31 million domestic opening two weeks ago. In other words, for all the talk about how COVID is affecting the box office, it’s clear that families are willing to venture into movie theaters to see the latest movie about the event.

Interestingly, Delivery time Reports that some across the industry aren’t too enthusiastic jungle tripThe opening, which pales in comparison to its $362 million budget (including distribution and marketing expenses). The big question is whether jungle trip It will continue to pull in big numbers through August, or if it will experience a similar decline to Black Widow And crowded place – An issue that places a lot of blame on the simultaneous slots on HBO Max and Disney+.

Elsewhere, A24’s green knight It opened to $6.78 million from 2,790 theaters, exceeding the $6.56 million total generated by studios. midsummer In 2019. Of course, audience scores (54% recently on RT) contradict their first-hand approval of critical results (89% on RT), so it will be interesting to see how the fantasy saga unfolds in the coming weeks.

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The only other new release this week was Matt Damon’s car Still water, which opened for $5.1 million from 2,531 theaters, or just in line with Focus Features expectations.

The best dogs last week, which are old or old And Snake-eyes, decreased significantly in the second week. old or old decreased by 60% (on par with 2006 lady in the water) for a total of $6.76 million, while ji jo Prequel fell 70% and raised $4 million. Finally, Shyamalan’s latest thriller raised $30.6 million in ten days, while Snake-eyes It raised $22.2 million.


OFFICE BOX TOP 10

1. jungle trip (DIS) 4,310 theaters, Friday $13.378 million / Saturday $12.2 million / Sunday $8.5 million / 3 days $34.2 million / Week 1
2. green knight (A24) 2,790 theaters (-25) / Friday $2.878 million / 3 days 6.78 million weeks 1
3. old or old (University) 3,379 theaters (+24), Friday $2.1 million (-70%) / Saturday $2.65 million / Sunday $1.99 million / 3 days $6.76 million (-60%) / Total: $30.6 million / Week 2
4. Black Widow (Dis) 3,360 theaters (-890) / Fri $1.9 million (-46%) / Sat $2.6 million / Sun $1.9 million / 3 days $6.4 million (-45%) / Total $167 million / Week 4
5. Still water (Foc) 2531 theaters Friday $1.85 million Saturday $1.92 million Sunday $1.35 million 3 days $5.12 Week 1
6. Space Jam 2 (World Bank) 3501 (-501) Fri $1.34M (-57%) / Sat $1.67M / Sun $1.26M / 3 Days $4,265 (-55%) / Total $60.7M / Week 3
7. Snake-eyes (nominal) 3,540 (+19) Fri $1.19 / Sat $1.6 million / Sun $1.19 million / 3 days: $4 million (-70%) / $22.2 million total / Week 2
8. F9 (University) 2,348 (-502) theaters Friday $760,000 / Saturday $1.06M / Sunday $830,000 / 3 days: $2.65 million (-45%) / total $168.5 million / week 6
9. escape room 2 (Sony) 2086 (-729) Friday $670K / Saturday $860K / Sunday $670K 3 days $2.2M (-37%) / Total: $20.55 / Week 3
10. Boss Baby 2 (University) 1,865 (-908) Theaters Friday $400,000 / Saturday $510,000 / Sunday $390K / 3 days $1.3 million (-55%) / Total: $53.4 million / 5 week

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