Solo: A Star War's Story, the origin story of a young Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich), debuted with a disappointing opening weekend at the box office, only earning $103 million over the holiday.
Rounding out the 10 top-grossing films of the weekend were "Breaking In" with $5.7 million; "Show Dogs" with $4.5 million; "Overboard" with $4 million; "A Quiet Place" with $3 million; and "RBG" with $1.5 million.
The production woes that led to Ron Howard replacing Phil Lord and Chris Miller are just a part of the reason Solo is struggling to make Star Wars money. The budget soared past $250 million.
Screening of the film "Solo: A Star Wars Story" out of competition - Red Carpet Arrivals - Cannes, France May 15, 2018. The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi enjoyed big box office hauls thanks to their Christmas release; it's still unclear why Solo has deviated from a tried and tested release schedule, but what is clear is that competing in the summer against Deadpool 2, and Infinity War was a mistake.
The fifth weekend of "Avengers: Infinity War" looks to land in third. The most recent installment in the franchise - "Star Wars:The Last Jedi" - opened less than six months ago.
"Deadpool 2" should easily score the second slot, heading for a $42 million three-day sophomore frame and a four-day total of around $54 million.
"It is a business that is built on momentum but also one where people probably are only able to get to theaters a certain number of weeks in a row", said Hollis.
That name won't mean much to many, but Star Wars fans who owned a PlayStation (or who have dived into the Star Wars Expanded Universe) will know that Teras Kasi is a deadly martial art taught throughout the galaxy. Paramount's latest comedy took in $9.5 million for the three days on 2,810 screens. But this movie release model, even on a smaller scale, presents a real challenge with "Star Wars".
That time might also be valuable for Lucasfilm and Disney to find a way to counter the diminishing returns of its multi-billion-dollar franchise. The numbers out Monday from the industry tracking group comScore are for Friday through Monday at theaters in the United States and Canada.
A photo released by the South Korean presidential office showed Moon and Kim hugging at the conclusion of their discussions. Trump tweeted Sunday that North Korea "has brilliant potential and will be a great economic and financial Nation one day".
Game 5: This time it was the Rockets, back in the Summit, who grabbed the early momentum, charging to a 19-10 lead. Paul did not even address the media post game because he was busy receiving treatment.
A goal then would have got us back into the match. "He's given us a lot, he gave us a leap in quality as a team". And Marseille suffered another early blow when Captain Dimitri Payet had to go off injured.
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue altered his rotation to squeeze in extra rest for James at the end of the second quarter, which is unusual. It sure has looked at times as though he relishes these moments, though James said otherwise at Cavaliers shootaround Friday.
Eventually, The Boring Company would offer rides in this tunnel for feedback, "like a weird little Disney ride in LA", Musk said. The government of neighboring Culver City has also expressed concern about how Los Angeles' government handled the project.
Also, for talks to commence, North Korea must detail a preliminary roadmap as to what it would offer in terms of denuclearization. The writer also rubbished Trump's thanks to Kim for their initially 'wonderful dialogue, ' saying 'You never spoke'.
Williams had earlier opened her campaign by brushing aside Russia's Elena Vesnina 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 in their last-32 clash. Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
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Braden Holtby stopped 28 shots for the Capitals, whose first Stanley Cup Final game in 20 years was a defensive nightmare. With Lil Jon performing ahead of their game, maybe it'll be a way to hype them up before their hit the ice.
Italian economist tapped as premier-designate
The parliamentary election, held on March 4, failed to produce a clear victor but saw support for traditional parties collapse. Luigi Di Maio of the 5-Star Movement attends a news conference in Rome .
Subtropical Storm Alberto expected to turn north soon
The highest rainfall amounts are expected along and near the I-75 corridor with some isolated areas receiving up to 6 inches. California east to Texas. "The main impact will be heavy rains that could exacerbate rivers and areas prone to flooding.
Woman poops on floor, throws her dung at restaurant employee
Seeing that the server won't budge, the woman grabs a handful of napkins, drops her trousers , and defecates on the floor. Holly Largy said the case will be forwarded to the BC Prosecution Service to determine whether charges will be laid.
EU Launches Measures To Protect European Biz In Iran
Much to Europe's displeasure, foreign companies doing business with Iran are also at the crosshairs of the US sanctions. The "blocking statute" is a 1996 regulation originally created to get around Washington's trade embargo on Cuba.
Statistically Speaking: Stars lift Lightning in must-win game
Both teams entered the game red-hot on the power play, and the Lightning's risky extra-man unit continued its terrorizing ways. Barry Trotz after Game 3. "All of a sudden, you're seeing outnumbered situations", said Daneyko, now an NHL Network analyst.