Box Office: ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Smoking Competition With Stunning Projected 33% Drop

6/4/2022 11:45:00 PM

Tom Cruise is king at the domestic box office once again. Paramount’s “Top Gun: Maverick,” which was co-financed and coproduced by Skydance, is soaring to the top of the charts fo…

Sony added 954 locations for “Morbius' this weekend, giving the Jared Leto vehicle one last push at the box office during the summer season. The film landed an $82 per theater average on Friday, which still marks a 925% uptick from last week.

Tom Cruise is king at the domestic box office once again. Paramount’s “Top Gun: Maverick,” which was co-financed and coproduced by Skydance, is soaring to the top of the charts fo…

Tom Cruise is king at the domestic box office once showing no signs of slowing down.that the filmmakers behind the movie used advanced AI developed by a company called Sonantic to perfectly recreate Kilmer’s voice.For years now, I’ve had a very strict policy when it comes to seeing movies in theaters: IMAX, or I don’t go.

Paramount’s “ Top Gun: Maverick ,” which was co-financed and coproduced by Skydance, is soaring to the top of the charts for its second weekend of release, drawing in a commanding $25 million on Friday from 4,751 locations.After enjoying the widest domestic opening last weekend with 4,732 North American cinemas, “Maverick” actually added 19 more for its sophomore outing.If estimates hold, the sequel will earn a total of $85 million or more in its sophomore outing to boast the smallest decline ever — 33 percent — for a movie opening to $100 million more and finish Sunday with $290 million in domestic ticket sales.The studio is projecting an $84.” Last year, Kilmer himself revealed that he’d worked with Sonantic to train a digital version of his voice capturing his speaking style as closely as possible.5 million haul through Sunday, a stunning 33% dive from its $124 million three-day opening.On Saturday, became Cruise’s top-grossing film domestically when passing up 2005’s The War of the Worlds ($243.A soft decline like that would be a superlative achievement, marking the smallest drop in domestic box office history for a film that opened above $100 million.It’s such an enjoyable way to watch movies, I’ve come to the conclusion that the only movies I will see in a theater are big, Hollywood extravaganzas.

To compare, recent high grossers like “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” and “The Batman” fell 67% and 50%, respectively, in their sophomore outings.That’s after zooming past the first Top Gun ($180.Still the same creative soul.Even for a star like Cruise, a drop as low as 33% is largely unheard of in recent years.The actor’s last blockbuster, 2018’s “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” fell 42.5% in its second weekend after opening to $61.The chance to tell my story, in a voice that feels authentic and familiar, is an incredibly special gift.2 million.My Top Gun: Maverick experience was a reminder of why that matters, and why I urge you to go see this movie in an IMAX theater, if you can.

All this is to say that “Maverick” is doing very well.Word-of-mouth has been spectacular for the sequel, with the film earning a rare “A+” grade on Cinema Score, indicating maximum approval from general ticketbuyers.Through it all, he has always delivered… That is what a movie star does; that’s job number one… Your audience has to trust your choices and trust that you will never let them down.Paramount expects “Maverick” to expand its domestic gross to $290 million through Sunday.It is already Cruise’s biggest film ever at the domestic box office, passing his previous best, the $243.3 million haul of 2005’s “War of the Worlds,” on Saturday.If you want to be a legend with a long career, you cannot disappoint your audience.IMAX theaters do a better job of filling your field of view than any other kind of cinema for one reason: The screens are bigger, and the way the seating areas are stacked relative to the screens, pretty much everyone in the audience can enjoy that sensation.

Reunited with his “Oblivion” director Joseph Kosinski, Cruise returns to “Top Gun” as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, who must train a new fleet of aviators for a tricky mission.Alongside Cruise, the sequel stars Miles Teller, Glen Powell, Jon Hamm, Jennifer Connelly and Val Kilmer.“Top Gun: Maverick” will soon have competition in the form of fellow blockbuster “.Woke movies lecture and talk down to their audiences.

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Likely due to Top Gun Maverick kicking its ass in the box office. They should have released it on Hulu or Disney Plus. It was really good 🥰 Stream time! or maybe its just garbage This show has fans? Yb way better I see guns. well, technically Vikram is an action-thriller... This would mean 6 people saw it per theater, so one or two groups of friends who did it as a laugh per theater.

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Box Office: ‘Top Gun 2’ Heads for Record $85M 2nd Weekend, Becomes Tom Cruise’s Biggest Film'Top Gun: Maverick' — which will end Sunday at $190 million domestically — is enjoying the lowest drop in history for a film opening to $100 million or more. Beat that amber turd 😂 born to theater I've already seen it twice and it holds up. I see people of all ages really loving this movie.

Release Morbius Snyder Cut already you sons of bitches! Also on a side note... Jared Leto is bad at this superhero franchise thing. Stick to indie movies. That's your strength. Requiem FightClub PanicRoom DallasBuyersClub This is crazy!! Definitely gets 2 sequels green-lit imo. Are the reviews better as well this week? I’ve heard hashtags make movies better.

😂😂😂 $82 per theater?!

AI Recreates Val Kilmer's Voice for 'Top Gun: Maverick' After Actor's Battle with Throat CancerVal Kilmer recently returned to the big screen in Top Gun: Maverick, but is unable to speak due to throat cancer complications. The solution? An AI system that can perfectly recreate Kilmer’s voice. All this AI stuff is disconcerting. What a great movie, I thought it sounded like John Voight but yeah it was great to see Val! Bad ass movie

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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Cruising Over $200M Offshore Today; Buzzes Past Original OverseasParamount/Skydance’s Top Gun: Maverick has grossed $185M at the international box office through Thursday. This puts it on course to cross $200M today in offshore play. Couple that with domestic’s …

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