Marvel Studios Black Widow unsurprisingly took the box office this weekend. The highly anticipated film was able to earn $215 million worldwide, consisting of domestic and foreign songs combined with streams on Disney+ Premier Access. in your own country, Black Widow took out $80 million while making $78 million internationally. Disney reports that they have made more than $60 million from Disney+ Premier Access. While the film opened below expectations, Disney still considers the weekend numbers a big win, citing the combined theatrical and Disney+ Premier Access opening. Black Widow the only movie to break $100 million domestically since the start of the pandemic.
Disney also states that the combined domestic box office and Disney+ give Premier Access numbers: Black Widow the third highest debut for an origin story behind Black Panther ($202 million 3 days) and Captain Marvel ($153.4 million). Marvel Cinematic Universe fans have gotten a lot of material in recent months, thanks, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, WandaVision, and Loki, which is currently streaming new episodes. Now all eyes are on Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and Eternals, which hit theaters in September and November respectively.
Fast & Furious 9 fell to second position at the box office this weekend with $10.8 million. The latest in the Fast & Furious franchise has made over $541 million worldwide and has brought many people back to the cinema. The Boss Baby: Family business debuted at number three with $8.7 million. The sequel has made just over $36 million since it opened in theaters last weekend and is also currently streaming on Peacock. The Forever Purge debuted at number four after bringing in $6.7 million and has earned $34.8 million since it opened in theaters last weekend.
A quiet place, part II took fifth place in cinemas this weekend with $3 million. The horror thriller sequel has grossed over $247 million worldwide and has been a hit with critics and viewers alike since it opened in theaters seven weeks ago. Disney’s Cruella remains in the top ten at number six this weekend. The Cruella de Vil’s origin story has received mixed reviews from critics, but is a solid winner at the box office, along with Disney+ Premier Access revenue. The assassin’s wife’s bodyguard debuted at number seven after bringing in $1.6 million.
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway dropped to number eight this weekend at $1.2 million. The sequel has made $139.4 million worldwide in its five weeks in theaters. Jon M. Chu’s In the Heights debuted at number nine after earning $630K. Zola moved into tenth position this weekend after bringing in $620K. The black comedy was one of several projects that were halted during the pandemic and is currently receiving positive reviews from critics and viewers. You can check out the rest of this weekend’s checkout details at The Numbers.
- Theater box office
- 1. Black Widow – $80 million
- 2. Fast & Furious 9 – $10.8 million
- 3. The Boss Baby: Family business – $8.7 million
- 4. The Forever Purge – $6.7 million
- 5. A quiet place, part II – $3 million
- 6. Cruella – $2.2 million
- 7. The assassin’s wife’s bodyguard – $1.6 million
- 8. Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway – $1.2 million
- 9. In the Heights – $630K
- 10. Zola – $620K
Topics: Black Widow, Box Office