The horror movie “We” had a rambunctious first weekend of operation, which allowed him to seize upon his exit from the head of the US box office, according to provisional figures released Sunday by the specialized company Exhibitor Relations.
This chilling thriller pitting American family members with their own bad doubles raised $ 70.3 million between Friday and Sunday in the United States and Canada, one of the best start-ups in history for a film of its kind.
A new success is emerging for its director Jordan Peele, whose first horror film, Get Out, had earned him in 2018 the Oscar for best original screenplay.
“We” has dislodged the first place he had been in for two weeks, the film Captain Marvel, in which Oscar-winning actress Brie Larson embodies a former elite pilot with superpowers.
Its 35 million dollars of the weekend nevertheless bring its total to 910 million in the world since its release.
The third step of the podium is occupied, with $ 9 million in three days, by the animated film Paramount Studios The Park of Wonders, in which comes the amusement park imagined by little June.
It is just five feet away from you – fourth with $ 8.8 million – which tells the love story of two teenagers, Stella (Haley Lu Richardson) and Will (Cole Sprouse), both suffering from cystic fibrosis .
Now fifth, Dragons: The Hidden World has returned $ 6.5 million over the weekend. DreamWorks studio’s animated film brings together for the third and last time the young viking Harold and his dragon Krokmou.
Here is the rest of the top 10
6- At Madea Family Funeral: $ 4.5 million this weekend ($ 65.9 million in total since its release);
7- Gloria Bell: 1.8 million (2.5 million in total);
8- Frida 2 Sleeve Number : 1.8 million (6.6 million in total);
9- The Lego 2 movie: 1.1 million (103.3 million in total);
10- Alita – Conquering Angel : 1 million (83.7 million in total).