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Old 02-19-23, 12:31 PM
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Re: The Official Box Office Discussion Thread

Why is Quantumania not there?
Old 02-19-23, 12:36 PM
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Re: The Official Box Office Discussion Thread

Originally Posted by GatorDeb
Why is Quantumania not there?
Because that post is a week old, and before Ant-Man was released.
Old 02-19-23, 01:35 PM
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Indeed. Problem with the single thread method.

Here's this weekend:



By comparison, Ant-man opened to $57.2m and Ant-man 2 pulled $75.8m on opening weekend.
Old 02-26-23, 11:35 AM
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Old 02-26-23, 08:36 PM
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Re: The Official Box Office Discussion Thread

That is quite a large drop for Ant-Man.
Old 02-26-23, 10:56 PM
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A defense for Ant Man's drop could be that it had a boosted 3-day wknd from President's Day. Still, I'd be surprised if it hits 600m... even 500m could still be in doubt.
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Old 02-27-23, 12:03 PM
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Re: The Official Box Office Discussion Thread

Originally Posted by Artman
A defense for Ant Man's drop could be that it had a boosted 3-day wknd from President's Day. Still, I'd be surprised if it hits 600m... even 500m could still be in doubt.
A good point, and I had forgotten.
Old 03-05-23, 11:45 AM
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Impressive opening for Creed III, impressive hold for Paddington 3. Another rough drop for Quantumania.


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Paddington 3....
Old 03-05-23, 04:59 PM
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I still haven't seen Ant-Man (got covid and had to cancel opening week) but Scott Mendelson basically said that the standalone Ant-Man films are done for. They just don't make the type of money that is expected. The drop-offs week to week have been awful for it.
Old 03-05-23, 05:42 PM
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Is this the first of the Creed movies to open at #1? I know for sure that the first Creed movie got beat by one of the Pitch Perfect movies.
Old 03-05-23, 05:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Mondo Kane
Is this the first of the Creed movies to open at #1? I know for sure that the first Creed movie got beat by one of the Pitch Perfect movies.
I think so. Wreck It Ralph 2 opened #1 against Creed II.
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Old 03-05-23, 07:44 PM
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Originally Posted by JeremyM
Paddington 3....

​​​​​ it was a throwaway on SNL this week.
Old 03-05-23, 09:13 PM
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So happy to see Creed 3's success, but what in the world caused such a huge jump? That was very unexpected...
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Yeah this is the last time we’ll see Disney pay the bill for a Scott Lang/Ant-Man movie. The series is dead.
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Old 03-06-23, 01:22 PM
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That's a shame, the first two were a blast.
Old 03-12-23, 01:09 PM
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Solid results abound for Scream and Creed. 65 is there too.
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Could there finally be comic book movie fatigue after Ant-Man 3 and Shazam 2?
Old 03-20-23, 09:52 PM
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Absolutely! Until Guardians 3 comes out...
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Originally Posted by JeffTheAlpaca
Could there finally be comic book movie fatigue after Ant-Man 3 and Shazam 2?
Fatigue? You’re going to blind buy them and complain on this board about them in 6 months 😜
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Is JESUS REVOLUTION a sequel?
Old 03-21-23, 10:21 AM
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Is JESUS REVOLUTION a sequel?
Naw, it is the built-in prequel to the upcoming JESUS RESURRECTIONS though.

Kind of sad they skipped over JESUS RELOADED.
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Old 03-26-23, 11:52 AM
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John Wick has improved with each opening, not too shabby. This is Reeves' second biggest opening behind Matrix Reloaded.

Fury of the Gods? More like Fury of the Movie Execs amirite?
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wow! Shazam! really tanked.
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Seven of the top eleven are sequels.

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