Where Baahubali: the Conclusion really scored is how it bested Hollywood’s biggest stars in Emma Watson and Tom Hanks. “Smurfs: The Lost Village,” $3.3 million ($11.7 million international). It reflects the world that we’re living in.”
A sequel of Baahubali: The Beginning, the 2015 blockbuster, the Telugu language film is rewriting box office rules in India. 2017-05-01T09:48:19+00:00″>
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Baahubali 2 has emerged as the number 3 box office draw in the US behind Fast and Furious 8 and a Latin superhit. Speaking to AP, Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst for comScore, said such global weekends at the box office will become more common. 9. The film is easily the biggest success yet for Pantelion, the Latino-oriented joint venture of Lionsgate and Grupo Televisa. 6. While the 2015 film earned $9.3 million in the US and over $100 million worldwide. But its top draw is Derbez, whose Instructions Not Included was the highest-grossing Spanish-language film in North America in 2013. “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion,” $10.1 million ($3.7 million international). “In what is a slow and would otherwise be unremarkable weekend, this is a really interesting lineup of films. 3. 7. Earning $19.4 million, according to studio estimates, the total earnings of the Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson film has throttled past $1 billion globally, and passed its predecessor, Furious 7, to become the highest-grossing imported film in China with $361 million. Disney said “Vol. 8. This is the final weekend before the summer season kicks off and the blockbusters hit theaters. “We were expecting exactly the numbers we’re seeing right now. Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at U.S. With the Marvel behemoth on deck, few new films were released in an otherwise quiet weekend. “Beauty and the Beast,” $6.4 million ($17.2 million international). and Canadian theaters, according to comScore. “The Fate of the Furious,” $19.4 million ($68.4 million international). 2. Also read: Baahubali 2 movie review
Directed by F Gary Gray, Furious franchise is held up as a model of the diverse blockbuster. “Unforgettable,” $2.3 million. “Gifted,” $3.3 million. How to Be a Latin Lover co-stars Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe and Kristen Bell. It is expected to earn over Rs 400 crore in the first weekend in India, a record nobody has even come close to it in Indian cinema. 1. We’re happy our expectations were right,” said Soma Kancherla of the film’s North American distributor, Great India Films, told AP. 4. The audience for How to be a Latin Lover was 89 percent Hispanic. “How to Be a Latin Lover,” $12 million. But this weekend is marked by an incredible amount of multicultural content. “I know for a few people they’re like, ‘Wow,’ but to break even, we needed to make that kind of money.”
Meanwhile, The Fate of the Furious continued its sway on box office in the US for the third straight week. 2” is running 57 percent ahead of the pace of the original, which made $773.3 million in 2014. “The Boss Baby,” $9.1 million ($15.5 million international). 5. On Sunday, SS Rajamouli’s labour of love emerged as number 3 on the US box office behind Vin Diesel’s Fast and Furious 8 and a Hispanic-focused comedy. The summer movie season begins next week with Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. International media termed it a “culturally diverse box office weekend”. To put it into perspective, The Fate of the Furious, with its approximate $19 million earning played on more than 4,000). “The Circle,” $9.3 million. “Going in Style,” $3.6 million ($3 million international). Guardians will likely be the third $1 billion movie in 2017, following Beauty and the Beast and The Fate of the Furious. Their terribly reviewed thriller The Circle opened with $9.3 million while Baahubali 2 earned $10.1 million despite playing on just 420 screens. (With inputs from AP)
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© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd 2. Baahubali 2 is not only making records in India, it is making international blockbusters sweat it out too. Final domestic figures will be released Monday. Where available, the latest international numbers also are included. 10. Coming on its heels at the box office with $12 million earning and drawing an overwhelmingly Hispanic crowd was Eugenio Derbez’s comedy, How to Be a Latin Lover.