In Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Skywalker saga continues as the heroes of The Force Awakens join the galactic legends in an epic adventure that unlocks age-old mysteries of the Force and shocking revelations of the past.
The Hollywood Reporter is noting that their box office insiders are telling them that they expect Star Wars: The Last Jedi to make about $1.6 billion globally by the time it finishes its run at the global box office. With its 92 percent fresh score on Rotten Tomatoes and A rating on CinemaScore, "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" is flying as high as Santa this Christmas. The film remained at the top spot by bringing in $68 million during its second weekend and is expected to reach $100 million domestically by Monday. Considering how popular the helmet was after The Force Awakens, it was a huge marketing risk to have him destroy it. Turns out that director Rian Johnson felt the same, revealing that he was afraid to change up Kylo-Ren's look, yet acknowledged that it was needed.
Pitch Perfect 3 came in third place with $20.4 million and is now expected to finish around $27 million through its first four days of release. "We have incredible momentum as we head into one of the biggest movie-going weeks of the year". Pitch Perfect 2, directed by Elizabeth Banks, followed on May 15, 2015 and rang up an outstanding $69 million in its first weekend. The threequel brought back the Bellas singing group with Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp and Hana Mae Lee reprising their roles.
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Hugh Jackman's "The Greatest Showman", a musical take on circus founder P.T. Barnum, grossed $8.6 million at 3,006 venues during Friday-Sunday. While it received an A-minus from CinemaScore, the critics weren't as generous - the film landed a 29 percent "rotten" rating from Rotten Tomatoes.
The opening weekend of the comedy "Father Figures", starring Owen Wilson and Ed Helms, grossed $4.9 million.