New 'Halloween' Has A Record Breaking Opening Weekend
24 October, 2018, 04:59 | Author: Valerie Santiago
With 10 days to go until the holiday, including another weekend, the studio expects "Halloween" to enjoy a much longer life than typical horrorfilms that usually drop off significantly after the first weekend. Adjusted for inflation, Halloween's $77.5 million debut weekend beats out the previous slasher movie record holder, Scream 2, whose $33 million launch in 1997 would be $65 million today, according to Forbes. Halloween smashed the franchise's previous record holder, Rob Zombie's 2007 remake of the '78 original, which took in $26 million Dollars.
I've sort of been making fun of the fact that we're to forget all other Halloween sequels that have been made since 1978, but considering the fact that I haven't liked ANY of those other sequels and I'm impressed with this one, I guess I need to shut up.
October's box office receipts continue to impress as "Venom" and "A Star Is Born" deliver healthy numbers in their third outings.
Two of the most exciting milestones include biggest horror movie opening with a female lead and biggest movie opening with a female lead over 55.
The Lakers-Rockets clash culminated in a brawl
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Meanwhile, Curtis has also opened up about what made her agree to reprise Strode after the disastrous Halloween H2O in 1998, telling the outlet Gordon Green's planned opening scene was delightful. Critics liked it a lot (80 percent on Rotten Tomatoes), and audiences dug it as well (the B+ Cinemascore is actually very high for a horror film).
"I am enormously proud of this film,"says Jason Blum".
"This is the 11th Halloween movie and it's bigger than any of the other Halloween movies".
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Asked about his status as a soccer role model, the 33-year-old Ronaldo said on Monday: "I know I am an example". Alexis Sanchez has been ruled out of Manchester United's Champions League encounter against Juventus .
But US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday that he still plans to attend the Saudi conference. Turkish diplomatic sources had said the consulate would be searched by a joint Turkish-Saudi team.
They lost back-to-back games to the woeful Cincinnati Reds from September 10 to 11, but they took three of four from the St. He's allowed just three hits, five walks, three runs and has struck out 25 when working on three days of rest.
The storm center was located about 90 miles south of Cozumel, Mexico, or 225 miles southwest of the western tip of Cuba . It is forecasted to become a Category 2 hurricane by the time it makes landfall somewhere in northwest Florida.
It called on Saudi authorities to produce Khashoggi's body so that independent forensic experts could perform an autopsy. The Scottish Government has scrapped plans to appoint an energy specialist to help boost exports to Saudi Arabia.
Kardashian and West married in 2014, and Kardashian's focus is no longer on where she can be seen and now on where she won't be. Now it's, 'Where can I go on vacation where nobody will see us?' All I want is privacy.
Riyadh has given multiple and conflicting accounts on what led to Khashoggi's death on October 2 at its consulate in Istanbul. Saudi officials recently admitted Mr Khashoggi died there but claimed it was an accident after a row broke out.
As a surprise to no one, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 by developer Treyarch saw bonkers sales in its first three days at retail. Our digital sales results have been record-breaking across all platforms, and the overall performance strong.
With Sokratis a doubt, we could see Rob Holding lining up alongside Shkodran Mustafi in central defence . Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been involved in 19 goals in his last 21 Premier League appearances.
Harry and wife Meghan's unborn baby was clearly on his mind as he thanked Australia, his host country, for the warm welcome. The Duke of Sussex has opened the Sydney Invictus Games with a rousing speech to its 500 athletes.
On Saturday (local time) National Security Adviser John Bolton was heading to Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Georgia. The deal banned ground-launched medium-range missiles, with a range of between 500 and 5,500km (310-3,400 miles).
Here's What the Midterm Elections Mean for the Country
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Mega Millions jackpot soars to $1.6 billion after no winners
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Forty Victims of Amritsar Train Accident Identified
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