Walt Disney Animation’s Original Musical Animated Adventures Encanto led a quiet post-Thanksgiving session at the box office, which is usually quiet on the weekend after the holiday. This year is further complicated by the ongoing pandemic and concerns about the new omicron variant.
Encanto, featuring original songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda, grossed $12.7 million from 3,980 theaters in its second weekend for a total of $58 million domestically and $58.1 million abroad – where omicron is more of a concern – with a global total of $116.1 million. The picture is setting records in the Latin American regions, where it grossed $5.9 million in Colombia, the film’s No. 1 foreign market after France ($6.5 million).
Sony’s Ghostbusters: Afterlife followed closely in second with an estimated $10.2 million from 4,059 locations on a record rise for a domestic gross of $102.2 million through Sunday. International phone numbers are not immediately available.
By Ridley Scott Gucci house cements its strong position in the year-end holiday box office and awards lineup with $6.8 million from 3,477 theaters in its second weekend for a domestic cume of $33.6 million. la for MGM and United Artists Releasing. Adult film starring Lady Gaga, Adam Driver, Jared Leto, and Al Pacino.
Abroad, Gucci house grossed another $14.8 million from 60 markets for a total of $33.6 million and $67.2 million globally. The UK leads with 7 million USD.
Marvel and Disney’s the eternal ranked 4th for its fifth week with $3.9 million from 3,980 theaters domestically for a domestic cume of $156.5 million and $227.6 million overseas for a worldwide gross reached nearly $400 million ($384.3 million).
While there are no new major studio releases, the Fathom special shows to be based on faith. Christmas with The Chosen: The Messengers did notable business, grossing an estimated $8 million plus in its opening days from 1,642 theaters, including $3.8 million – $3.9 million for the weekend to place 5th. (the film opens on Wednesdays). It can the eternal and Christmas with The Selected It is possible to switch locations after previously given numbers are reported.
Chosen one, about the birth of Jesus, is particularly good in central America.
Paul Thomas Anderson Licorice pizza, which MGM and United Artists are showing exclusively in four theaters in New York and Los Angeles, was a huge hit in its second-year premiere at the special box office with a per-theater average of $56,000 . During Thanksgiving, the movie hit a pandemic-time best average of $84,000.
Elsewhere, Sony reportedly sold out the sneak peek of director Denzel Washington Magazine for Jordan, starring Michael B. Jordan and Chanté Adams. The movie officially hits theaters on December 25.
More to come.