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US News with "Jungle Cruise", Disney Navigate North American Box-Office

03:05  02 august  2021
03:05  02 august  2021 Source:   pressfrom.com

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' Jungle Cruise ' navigates turning the ride into a highly enjoyable trip. In a pre-Covid world, a million global theatrical opening for a film that comes with a hefty production budget in the range of 0 million would have been nothing to write home about. The " Jungle Cruise " opening is also notable because it comes just a few days after Disney , streaming and the box office were in the headlines, but for all of the wrong reasons. Actress Scarlett Johansson filed a lawsuit on Thursday that alleges Disney breached her contract by releasing the highly anticipated superhero film "Black Widow" in theaters

“ Jungle Cruise ” completed its first voyage with .2 million in theatrical ticket sales and another million on Disney Plus, leading the competition in North America . The Disney film, starring Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson, debuted slightly ahead of expectations despite concerns the Delta Box office analysts say audiences have been more skittish about going to the movies because of the resurgence of COVID cases across the country. However, some experts suggest the worsening public health situation isn’t the sole reason that “ Jungle Cruise ” didn’t dazzle in its debut in theaters and at home.

'Jungle Cruise', film d'aventures teinté de nostalgie, est inspiré d'une attraction des parcs Disney. © Courtesy of Walt Disney Pictures 'Jungle Cruise', nostalgia adventure film, is inspired by an attraction of Disney Parks.

"Jungle Cruise", nostalgia adventure film, allowed Disney to navigate in tranquil waters to the North American box office head for its first operating weekend by ENGRANGEANT 34.2 million Dollars of revenue, according to the temporary figures published Sunday by a specialized firm.

Inspired by an attraction of Disney parks, the film follows the adventures of Dr. Lily Houghton, embodied by Emily Blunt, and his brother (Jack Whitehall) in the Amazon forest.

Both use the services of a charismatic boat owner (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) to go up the Amazon in search of a tree with the mysterious powers of healing.

Joe Biden receives the Iraqi Prime Minister on the withdrawal of US troops

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Jungle Cruise completed its first voyage with .2million in theatrical ticket sales and another million on Disney Plus, leading the competition in North America . The Disney film, starring Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson, debuted slightly ahead of expectations despite concerns the Delta variant would keep family crowds at home. For a movie that cost 0million to produce, as Jungle Cruise did, its million domestic box office opening weekend would traditionally be a major disappointment.

What's on deck for the box office this weekend, following signs of a new and counterintuitive summer cooling-off? This weekend it may be all about the content. This weekend it may be all about the content. The leader is certain to be Disney 's (NYSE:DIS) Jungle Cruise , which is arriving in a pandemic-record 4,310 North American venues. And it's expected to hit some M-plus in grosses, or M-plus on the high end. That's not a lot for an expensive film (estimated to cost 0M to make), compared to this summer's success stories in Black Widow (also Disney 's, which opened to M

The medieval fantastic film "The Green Knight" distributed by A24 has set up second position, with $ 6.78 million for its first weekend. Based on a 14th century chivalry novel, it has for main character Sire Gauvin (Dev Patel), Neveu of King Arthur.

just behind him was "Old" of Mr. Night Shyamalan, first last week, which had $ 6.76 million this time. The Film Universal, with Gael Garcia Bernal and Vicky Krieps, tells the story of a family that finds himself stuck on a beach where vacationers undergo ultra-accelerated aging.

The fourth place was occupied by the Marvel Superhero "Black Widow" film, with Scarlett Johansson, who accumulated $ 6.4 million.


Video: Sober 'Jungle Cruise' (Disney +) (Dailymotion)

To conclude the top 5, another newcomer: "Stillwater", Focus Features, with $ 5.1 million. The feature film is centered on the fight of an American father (Matt Damon) who goes to France to help his daughter, imprisoned for a murder she says she does not have committed.

Here's the rest of the top 10:

"Space Jam: New Ere" ($ 4.3 million)

"Snake Eyes" ($ 4 million)

"Fast and Furious 9" ($ 2.7 million)

"Escape Game 2: The world is a trap" ($ 2.2 million)

"Baby Boss 2: a family affair" ($ 1.3 million)

COVID-19. Six positive cases on a cruise ship in Marseille, passengers placed at the isolation .
© Archives / West France Positive cases participated in a weekly cruise in the Mediterranean with stops in Spain and Italy. Photo Stock Illustration. Six positive cases and six contacts contacts have been detected on a cruise ship that has gone through Sunday, August 8 in Marseille (Bouches-du-Rhône). People have been placed at isolation at home.

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