A knock on the door knocks at the top of the American box office, stealing the place from Avatar: The Waterway, which slips into third position after a seven-week record.
After seven weeks of undisputed primacy, Avatar: The Water Way loses the first position In the box office USA. To steal his place is the new horror film by M. Night Shyamalan, Knocking at the door, captained by star Dave Bautista. The film opens with $14.2 million from 3,643 theaters, and an average per theater of $3,897. As Knock on the Door’s review reveals, while vacationing at a remote cabin, a little girl and her parents are taken hostage by four armed strangers, who demand the family make an unthinkable choice to avert the apocalypse. With limited access to the outside world, the family must decide what to believe before all is lost.
There is a knock on the door, the explanation of the ending: a choice must be made
Another surprise came in second place with the debut of the sports comedy 80 for Brady, which grossed $12.5 million from 2,912 theaters and averaged $3,195 per theater. All thanks to the four stainless stars Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda, Rita Moreno and Sally Field, who embark on a daring journey across the USA to attend the Super Bowl and meet champion Tom Brady.
Avatar: The Water Street is now in its waning phase, but it has broken numerous records and the 10.8 million takings in the past weekend help to boost the skyrocketing receipts, as the film is now at 636.4 million domestically.
Puss in Boots 2: The Last Wish drops to fourth place. The cartoon voiced by Antonio Banderas collects another 8 million, exceeding 151 million in seven weeks. Here is our review of Puss in Boots 2: The Last Wish.
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In fifth place we find another debut, the musical film BTS: Yet to Come in Cinemas, dedicated to the South Korean band’s huge free show at Busan’s World Expo in October, which welcomed more than 50,000 guests.