The horror film Candyman moved to the top of the US box office, dethroning Ryan Reynolds and his Free Guy.
Candyman makes a remarkable entry at the top of the US box office! It is the only novelty to join the top 10 weekly in Uncle Sam’s country. With more than $ 22 million in revenue, the horror film carried by Yahya Abdul-Mateen and directed by Nia DaCosta dethrones Free Guy.
The action-comedy starring Ryan Reynolds drops 26%, titillating the $ 80 million raised. Moreover, according to Deadline, the director of Candyman becomes the first black filmmaker to hoist a film to the top of the US box office in the first week of its release.
Paw Patrol remains on the 3rd step of the podium, earning a total of 24 million dollars, more than the predictions of the experts. This is a very good score since this animated film is also available on the Paramount + platform and it is not shown on one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, Regal Cinemas.
For his part, Jungle Cruise finally exceeds the symbolic bar of 100 million! He always maintains a good position at the top of the ranking, ahead of the biopic Respect and the thriller Don’t Breathe 2, which fall by more than 40% in the 3rd week. As for The Suicide Squad (U.S.A.) – 2021 (Aventure, Action, Fantastique)”>The Suicide Squad, he collects 2 small million, bringing his total to 52 million dollars collected.
At the bottom of the ranking, The Protected and The prey of a shadow bring up the rear Black widow. The Marvel blockbuster remains in 10th place, like last week. However, it should have a hard time fetching the $ 200 million mark in revenue.
THE CANDYMAN TRAILER, IN THE ROOMS ON SEPTEMBER 29 IN FRANCE
Sources: Le Film Français / Deadline