With $ 143 million in revenue for its first weekend in business, Love and thunder, the fourth part of the saga of the Nordic hero begins powerfully.
The fourth episode of the Thor saga, Love and thunder struck this weekend in the darkened rooms of North America, ousting the Minions from the top of the box office, according to estimates by the specialist firm Exhibitor Relations.
The Nordic superhero with a hammer, embodied for the fourth time on the big screen with Marvel and who fights here against an intergalactic killer, is played by Chris Hemsworth, accompanied by Natalie Portman and Christian Bale.
The film directed by New Zealander Taika Waititi has amassed $ 143 million in US and Canadian theatrical admissions since its release this Friday, an important figure, up from the last episode.
An “excellent” start for Marvel and a fourth installment that works much better than other superhero films in the same phase, notes expert David Gross of Franchise Entertainment Research. It far surpasses The Minions 2: Once Upon a Time Gruin the lead the previous weekend and which collects 45.5 million dollars for this, or a total of 210 million takings since its release.
In third position the blockbuster Top Gun: Maverick is maintaining a very strong show for its seventh week in theaters, earning around $ 15.5 million since Friday. Since its release, Tom Cruise’s return to the US Army’s elite fighter pilot has now generated $ 597 million.
For its third week, Elvisthe extravagant baroque biopic dedicated to the king of rock and roll drops to fourth position with 11 million, again according to Exhibitor Relations.
Jurassic World: The world afterthe sixth installment of the cult dinosaur saga, came fifth with $ 8.4 million in revenue.
Here is the rest of the top 10:
6 – Black phone ($ 7.6 million)
7 – Buzz Lightning (2.9 million)
8 – Marcel the shell with the shoes ($ 340,000)
9 – Doctor Strange in the multiverse of madness ($ 262,000)
10 – Mr. Malcolm’s list ($ 245,000)
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