Dunkirk Tops $50 Million In Opening Weekend At The Box Office
24 July, 2017, 22:08 | Author: Laverne Higgins
A string of comedies - "Baywatch", "Snatched", "Rough Night", "The House" - have fizzled this summer, but "Girls Trip" offered something different: The principal roles were all played by black women, which nearly never happens in Hollywood, where such casting is usually dismissed as too niche.
Warner Bros. had other reason to celebrate over the weekend, as "Wonder Woman" passed "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" to become the No. 1 movie of the summer at the domestic box office.
A Christoper Nolan movie making big bucks at the Indian box office doesn't come as a surprise. In the United States, the movie recorded a massive IMAX rollout on 402 screens with USD 11.7 million collections.
"Dunkirk" won at the box office and "Girls Trip" surprised.
The latest film from directorChristopher Nolan will top this weekend's box office, while Luc Besson's latest fails to garner much attention. He made "Dunkirk" largely with Imax Corp's 70-millimeter cameras. Both original and well-reviewed films smashed expectations and enticed diverse audiences to the theaters, even though, cumulatively, summer remains down from a year ago. But stellar reviews, awards buzz and hype around the film's large-scale production helped drive people to the theater and large-format screens.
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Valerian received a B- CinemaScore, is based on the French graphic novel series about celestial cops who must travel through space and time in order to save the Universe. Clive Owen, Rihanna, and Ethan Hawke round out the cast.
"Girls Trip", from Comcast Corp's Universal Pictures, opened in second place.
The all-female buddy comedy stars Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah as girlfriends who head to New Orleans for a weekend of fun. It isn't just critics and fans who appreciated Nolan's World War II movie, however, at least one veteran of the battle itself praises the movie as well. They rekindle their friendship and rediscovered their wild sides.
Among the global markets, United Kingdom has minted more money for Dunkirk with an estimated Dollars 12.4 million on 1,313 screens.
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Rihanna, Clive Owen and Ethan Hawke co-star. " Dunkirk " won at the box office and " Girls Trip " surprised. The other big news of the weekend was the performance of GIRLS TRIP , which is flirting with $30 million.
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Though this was the first time Nymeria and her wolfpack have popped up in the show, they've been in the background of George R.R. It wasn't exactly the reunion " Game of Thrones " fans were hoping for, but it was exactly right for the characters.
Like Besson's most famous film, " The Fifth Element ", " Valerian " will require overseas markets to carry the load. Further down in the top ten, Wonder Woman brought in $4.6 million in its eighth weekend.
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