If there are any milestones to note this week, it’s that the Focus Features thriller Promising young woman crossed the $ 3 million mark in its fourth week in theaters. This weekend, the picture taken by Emerald Fennell with Carey Mulligan has performed in 1,333 theaters and has added around $ 430,000 to its box office until this weekend and is on track to earn $ 518,000 for the Martin Luther King Jr.’s four-day vacation weekend cumes around $ 3.4 million. The film, which ranked No.6 in the top 10 this weekend, continues to generate a buzz as it became available to rent on demand this weekend. Promising young woman has received numerous accolades from various critics associations across the country, including Best Actress and Best Screenplay at the Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards.
New weekend titles include Nate Parker’s drama American skin which quietly opened in 51 theaters this weekend to make around $ 37,000 with an estimate of $ 46,000 for the four-day weekend while the Saban Films thriller Don’t tell a soul also dropped on VOD as well as in theaters to the tune of $ 58,000 with a four-day weekend estimate of $ 71,000. The IFC Films documentary MLK / FBI debuted with a day and a date, earning around $ 20,000 in 120 theaters with a four-day estimate of $ 25,000.
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As Nancy Tartaglione reported, the Tamil action thriller Master debuts in India and in 125 theaters in the United States. The three-day weekend box office estimate is $ 210,000 with a projection of $ 257,000 for the four-day weekend. The Telugu thriller also opened red which performed in 50 theaters for an estimated three-day gross amount of $ 28K and a four-day $ 35.
Elsewhere, Lionsgate Fatal still sits comfortably at # 5 in its fifth week of release with a four-day weekend estimate of $ 593K while Roadside Attractions’ Pinocchio comes in 9th in its fourth week with a three-day gross of $ 141K.
American skin (Vertical entertainment) – Week 1 [51 Theaters] ; Three-day weekend $ 37,000; $ 723 on average; Four-day weekend estimate $ 46,000
Don’t tell a soul (Saban Films) – Week 1 [115 Theaters] Three-day weekend $ 58,000; $ 501 on average; Four-day weekend estimate $ 71,000
MLK / FBI (IFC Films) – Week 1 [120 Theaters] Three-day weekend $ 20,000; $ 169 on average; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 25,000
Master (Independent) – Week 1 [125 Theaters] Three-day weekend $ 210,000; Average of $ 1,682; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 257,000; Cume $ 418,000
red (Independent) – Week 1 [50 Theaters] Three-day weekend $ 28,000; Average of $ 552; Four-day weekend $ 35,000; Cume $ 52,000
THIRD WEEKEND + HOLDOVERS
Come play (Focus Features) – Week 12 [159 Theaters]; Three-day weekend $ 102,000; Average $ 642; Four-day weekend $ 122,000; Cume $ 9,831,000
Fatal (Lionsgate) – Week 5 [1,175 theaters]; Three-day weekend $ 496,000; $ 548 on average; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 593,000; Cume $ 4,806,000
half brothers (Focus Features) – Week 7 [151 Theaters]; Three-day weekend $ 43,000; $ 282 on average; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 51,000; Cume $ 2,192,000
Pinocchio (Road attractions) – Week 4 [660 Screens]; Three-day weekend $ 140,975; $ 213 on average; Cume $ 1,322,338
Promising young woman (Focus Features) – Week 4 [1,333 Theaters]; Three-day weekend $ 430,000; $ 389 on average; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 518,000; Cume 3,434,000 $
War with grandfather (101 Studios) – Week 15 [422 Theaters] Three-day weekend $ 146,000; Average of $ 346; Four-day weekend estimate: $ 173,000; Cume $ 19,254,000