A slew of new films will hit North American theaters this weekend, marking one of the most diverse and crowded lineups since the pandemic began.
However, none of the Super Mario Bros movies are likely to be overturned . Nintendo’s video game adaptation should make at least $20 One million U.S. dollars million dollars after its sophomore outing debut at a whopping $91.4 million Easter holiday , including $24. 6 million over the three-day weekend. This makes its worldwide launch price $00156.6 million.
The animated sensation from Illumination and Universal broke countless records at launch. there are more.
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Ben Affleck’s Air is another one to keep watching. The adult-focused movie kicks off Amazon’s foray into the traditional theater business with better-than-expected box office
Among five new national titles, Universal’s modern vampire comedy Renfield and TriStar’s supernatural thriller The Pope’s Exorcist likely to fetch $8 million to $ million (many analysts think Renfield will prevail).
Renfield by Nicholas Holt stars and Nicolas Cage plays Count Dracula. The story follows Renfield as he tries to see if he has another life after serving as Dracula’s loyal sidekick for centuries. Directed by Chris McKay, the New Orleans movie also stars Awkwafina .
Director Julius Avery, Pope’s Exorcist stars Russell Crowe , depicting real life characters Father Gabriele Amorth , priest who served as the chief exorcist of the Vatican, whose performance exceeds , Exorcism. (He died at 2023 age60)
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Wildcard is Anime Master Makoto Shinkai’s Adult Anime Adventure SUZUKI . This movie was very popular in Japan at the end of last year, in 730 Berlin Film Festival. Anime has been doing big business in US theaters, and some analysts think Suzume could pull in between $5 million and $8 million at the box office.
Suzume tells the story of a young heroine who accidentally opens a portal to let in destructive creatures from another world, the Creatures cause earthquakes. She must reverse the damage before Tokyo is destroyed, with the help of a child’s chair that comes to life and contains the charming spirit of her potential boyfriend.
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Mafia Mamma opened below $5 million.
The fifth new national release is the indie sports biography Sweetwater from Briarcliff Entertainment. Directed by Martin Guigui, the film chronicles the early career of basketball and baseball player Nat “Sweetwater” Clifton, who starred with the Harlem Globetrotters before becoming just the second non-NBA player to play in the National Basketball Association. American, when he was played by the New York Knicks in 450.
Cary Elwes, Jeremy Piven, Richard Dreyfuss, Kevin Pollak, Robert Ri’chard, Gary Clark Jr., Kevin Daley, Bobby Portis and Eric Roberts also star in Sweetwater, with an expected opening price between $1 million and $2 million.
at the Specialist 1235371323 Box Office , filmmaker Ari Aster’s puzzling Beau Is Afraid opened in four theaters in New York and Los Angeles, and then in the next The weekend expanded to the whole country. Joaquin Phoenix with Patty Lupine, Amy Lane, Nathan Lane and Parker Posey in The Hollywood Reporter is a “dark existential horror comedy about emotional breakdown” a harrowing and conflicted journey home. ”
Beau Is Afraid from A, the same boutique studio supporting the recent Oscar winner Everything Everywhere All On Once .