Universal/Amblin’s Jurassic World Dominion earned $18 million in previews, but that’s not just from the 4 p.m. showtimes yesterday, but also from other stunt previews earlier this week. The film directed by Colin Trevorrow was screened in 4,150 theaters.
Again, most of that preview figure was earned last night.
Jurassic World Dominion suffers the worst criticism from the Jurassic 34% franchised. Generally, Dinosaurs was able to survive that at the box office, but we’ll see if that $125 million opening screening can keep up. The previous episode, that of 2018 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, which also suffered poor reviews at 47% Rotten, filed an opening of $148 million, down from the 2015 film’s franchise high of $208.8 million. Domination cost $185 million net before worldwide marketing and distribution expenses. Audience scores on the bottom two Jurassic overcame all opposition from critics with jurassic world earn an A, and fallen kingdom an A-.
2015 jurassic world earned $18.5 million in previews which began at 7 p.m. before generating an opening day of $81.95 million; however, this was spurred on by fan appetite for the first Jurassic movie in 14 years. fallen kingdom, after Thursday’s 7 p.m. previews in 3,600 theaters, made $15.3 million before earning $58.5 million on its first day.
Industry analysts believe that Jurassic World Dominion won’t bite into Top Gun: Maverickfrom the third weekend, which should be between 45 and 50 million dollars. Essentially, the latter is older, while Domination seeks to engulf families.
The sixth Jurassic the film extends to 4,676 rooms today, including 3D, IMAX and other high-end large format displays. Disney will absorb all of these formats next weekend for Pixar Light year.
Paramount/Skydance Top Gun: Maverick saw its first single-digit gross at the box office following a nearly two-week streak of double-digit daily grossing with an estimate of $9.1 million yesterday, down 26% from Wednesday. Tom Cruise’s highest-grossing film at the domestic box office now stands at $343.3 million. The picture is currently producer Jerry Bruckheimer’s second-highest-grossing film and needs to exceed $423 million to become a national record for him, breaking the 2006 record. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest. Take the second week to Top Gun 2 was $137.7 million.
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