It feels like Will Smith and Ang Lee's Gemini Man It has already been forgotten only two weeks in its release. If it is to take a break, or make a few pence to come together, it will need a lot of help from China and the rest of the international box office.
Gemini Man third place was opened in North America last week with only $ 20.5 million, which was less than the modest initial estimates. This weekend forced him to settle for # 5 at the home box office with $ 8.5 million, a drop of 58.5%. He still plays on 3,642 screens but has only an average of $ 2,334 per screen.
(Compare this to $ 9,499 for # 1 this weekend, Virus: Mistress of Evil, or even an average of $ 37,616 per screen for Parasite, which is playing on 33 one screen.
Gemini Man just opened in China this weekend. By Forbes, Gemini Man They made $ 8 million in China on Friday, the open day there. Ang Lee Billy Lynn's Halimeime Long Walk earned $ 30 million there three years ago, which could be an optimistic sign.
Gemini Man it will cost almost $ 138 million to make, before marketing costs. THR reported back in 2014 on rising marketing costs, with a number of studios spending another $ 100 million to advertise promoters worldwide. Without the exact marketing money you know, it is difficult to measure how much Gemini Man will even need to make a payment, but at least $ 200 million worldwide? Bigger? Will it take whatever threshold it needs with the help of international fans?
You can already see that Gemini Man Foreign markets here are getting a lot of help than here in the US and Canada. Will Smith usually does a big business abroad, and Gemini Man there are two of them. Smith has always had the best ever win Aladdin, which was $ 1 billion, of which $ 695 million came from foreign markets. Suicide Squad almost domestic even – foreign split was $ 325M and $ 421M.
Most fans have ignored it Gemini Man so far, but the people who saw it scored a rotten audience score and B + grade on CinemaScore. But if more people were actually watching the film, it wouldn't be in these financial strands.
Part of the point Gemini ManAccording to Will Smith, Ang Lee is trying to give fans an experience suitable for theaters rather than looking at the town. Sounds like that haven't worked so far.
Did you see Gemini Man yet? If so, did you like it? If not, if you want to see it in the theater or will you continue to stream it on Netflix or wherever?