Ryan Reynolds rules the box office this weekend, with the Formerly Fox/Now Disney release “Free Guy” blowing up to a $28 million debut.
Not a franchise (yet) or sequel (ditto), not showing anywhere but in theaters, and killer RR promotion of the project paid off.
Yes, Shawn Levy’s a bit of a hack, but Mr.”Night at the Museum” brings home the Canadian bacon.”
“Don’t Breathe 2” cleared $10 million, less than half what the original sleeper hit opened with.
“Jungle Cruise” in its third weekend managed $9, edging the under performing “Respect,” which managed $8.
“The Suicide Squad”plunged from a half decent opening to a nose dive second weekend. $7 million.
“Free Guy” out opened it, and “Space Jam” will take in a lot more than James Gunn’s block bust…
At least HBO Max maxed out with it, right? Right?
This is a “Snydercut” bust.