Elsewhere, is & # 39; zombieland 2: Double Tap & # 39; on the way to a gratifying domestic start over $ 26 million while & # 39; Hustlers & # 39; exceeds the $ 100 million mark with a big profit for STX.
Angelina Jolie-Star Maleficent: Mistress of Evil earned $ 1
] Maleficent 2 – which could easily catch up overseas – was originally scheduled to open in May 2020, but Disney advanced the release to the 2019 Halloween Corridor. While critics did not accept the continuation of the big budget, viewers drew an A CinemaScore.
Todd Phillips and Warner Bros. & # 39; Joker will be in second place for up to $ 28 million on its third weekend as it approaches $ 250 million and exceeds $ 700 million worldwide.
Sony's Early Halloween Offer Zombieland 2: Double Tap was released on Friday at 3,468 cinemas for an appealing debut of $ 26-27 million, slightly ahead of the non-inflation-adjusted 2009 film (24, $ 7 million).
Zombieland: Double With Tap Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson join Zoey Deutch in director Ruben Fleischer's ten-year-old successor back home on Friday at the $ 100 million home box office exceeded. The film, a big win for STXfilms, stars Jennifer Lawrence, Constance Wu, Julia Styles and Keke Palmer.
Filmmaker Taika Waititi Jojo Rabbit is shown at the box office, a disrespectful comedy about A German Boy (Roman Griffin Davis), whose imaginary friend Adolf Hitler (Waititi) is. The Fox Searchlight picture with Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell, Rebel Wilson and Thomasin McKenzie is expected to release a site average of $ 55,800 from five theaters.
Other new specials are The Lighthouse . Filmmaker Robert Eggers ( The Witch ) stars A24 chillist Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe as a Maine lighthouse keeper from the 1890s who are involved in a struggle for will, while a storm rages inside and out. The film, which can be seen in eight cinemas, should cost an average of 45,525 US dollars.