EXCLUSIVE: We hear from sources other than Disney that Jon Favreau The Lion King reboot tonight with an estimated $ 22M- $ 25M to do business. Off shows, which mostly started at 18:00 (there were selected fan screenings at 5:00 pm). Even with these estimates, they can sometimes be outside the range we hear from sources, but overall this is a good start.
Although this is not a record for the Thursday night preview in July – Harry Potter and the Part of the Deathly Hallows 2 The $ 43.5 million midnight shows of still seem to hold this record. Lion King had low cash holdings on Captain Marvel on Thursday night at $ 20.2 M (which closed 33% of its opening day on Friday for $ 1
Mane Attraction: & # 39; The Lion King & # 39; Exceeds US $ 100 million overseas today as the introduction goes beyond China. The Lion King is already burying the Beast on Thursday with $ 16.3 million in night preview, opening 26% of its opening day for an opening valued at 174.7 million USD yielded. The tracking estimates for the weekend were between $ 180 and $ 192 million. When Lion King passes by Deathly Hallows 2 for $ 169.1 million, this is the best domestic opening ever for July. A rival marketing manager in the studio wondered today: "This movie has a total awareness of tracking for a long time – that's unknown!" First choice for The Lion King is more prone to women than men. 19659002] Further evidence that Simba will have a royal weekend: Fandango reports that the [Favreau] film is the second-best pre-seller of 2019 after Avengers: Endgame. Bad reviews with these rotten tomatoes of 56%? Well, Lion King is simply everything Hakuna Matata says about all that when it comes to how RT designs his B.O. outlook.
Tomorrow, Lion King will open in 4,725 cinemas and become the widest domestic theatrical release ever. Abroad the Lion King already roared over $ 100 million much of it from China. More updates will be available soon.