Area Jam: A New Legacy has earned $31.7 million on the home field workplace, incomes it the highest spot and surpassing Black Widow’s $26.3 million.
As reported by THR, the sequel to 1997’s Area Jam (which itself earned $27 million in its opening weekend) additionally introduced in $23 million abroad for a worldwide whole of $54.7 million. Previous to this weekend, Warner Bros. anticipated Area Jam: A New Legacy to open within the $20 million vary, which might have been a good distance from its reported $150 million funds.
Area Jam: A New Legacy, which can be on HBO Max, secured the largest opening for a household title within the pandemic-era and, of those that went to the theater, 61% have been beneath 25 and 49% have been beneath 17.
Black Widow noticed a giant drop from its $80 million opening weekend, and it could not even safe a second weekend because of LeBron James, Bugs Bunny, and the Tune Squad. Abroad, Black Widow has racked up greater than $324 million when together with Disney+ Premier Entry.
Sony’s Escape Room: Champion of Tournaments took third place with $8.8 million from 2,815 theaters. F9 is continuous its profitable theatrical run and is near breaking the $600 million mark. It positioned fourth this week on the field workplace with $4.7 million.
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