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Why ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Flopped With $7.5 Million Box Office Opening | Analysis

Universal’s “Dear Evan Hansen” has become the latest Broadway musical adaptation to flop in U.S. theaters, opening below its weak projections to an even-weaker $7.5 million weekend debut, just three months after Warner Bros.’ Lin-Manuel Miranda musical “In the Heights” also failed to launch. It’s not that the film had huge... go to Article >

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Earns $800,000 at Thursday Box Office

69 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

“Dear Evan Hansen,” Universal’s musical based on the Tony-winning stage play, brought in $800,000 in the film’s Thursday night previews from 2,700 screens beginning at 7:00 p.m. It opens on over 3,364 screens this weekend. “Dear Evan Hansen”... read more

Universal Aims to Head Off ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Online Backlash

72 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Universal is aiming to head off unexpectedly harsh reviews, anemic box office tracking numbers and an online backlash to its star-studded musical “Dear Evan Hansen,” about the touchy subject of a lonely teenager faking a friendship with a peer... read more

Box Office: ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Hits Wrong Notes as ‘Shang-Chi’ Stays No. 1

67 Days ago Other Source: Variety.com

“Dear Evan Hansen,” the Universal Pictures adaptation of the smash Broadway musical, didn’t strike a chord with moviegoers. Marred by negative reviews and COVID-19 concerns, the film fell short of expectations and collected a muted $7.5 million... read more

‘Shang-Chi’ Nears $200 Million at US Box Office as ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Struggles

67 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” has completed its domination of the September box office, taking No. 1 for the fourth straight weekend with $13.3 million to bring its domestic total to $196.5 million. On Friday,... read more

‘Venom 2’ Devours Box Office With $70 Million-Plus Launch

61 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Sony and box office analysts had cautious projections for “Venom: Let There Be Carnage,” and the Marvel film has devoured them with $37.2 million grossed on opening day, including premium format grosses and $11 million in Thursday previews. It is... read more

‘Venom 2’ Conquers Box Office With Pandemic Record $90 Million Opening

60 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Sony’s “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” is giving theaters renewed hope that the pandemic recovery is moving along as planned as it has earned an excellent $90 million opening weekend, passing “Black Widow” for the highest 3-day opening weekend... read more

‘Venom 2’ Conquers Box Office With Pandemic Record $90 Million Opening

60 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Sony’s “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” is giving theaters renewed hope that the pandemic recovery is moving along as planned as it has earned an excellent $90 million opening weekend, passing “Black Widow” for the highest 3-day opening weekend... read more

Why ‘No Time to Die’ Box Office Could Skyfall Despite Strong Reviews

49 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

While MGM’s “No Time to Die” has performed strongly at the box office overseas, Daniel Craig’s final James Bond film faces a big challenge in the United States this weekend amid an increasingly crowded marketplace and the ongoing unwillingness of... read more

‘Shang-Chi’ Passes ‘Black Widow’ as Top Film of 2021 US Box Office

68 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” has taken the No. 1 box office spot for all four weekends of September, adding an estimated $12.7 million this weekend as it passes “Black Widow” to become the top grossing film at the... read more

‘Halloween Kills': 6 Reasons Michael Myers Slayed at the Box Office Despite Peacock

45 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

While there was much debate over the past few months about how day-and-date releasing has hurt the pandemic box office, Universal’s “Halloween Kills” defied the odds with its strong opening weekend. While the film was also available at no... read more