Warner Bros.’s live-action animation hybrid film “Tom & Jerry” (Tom & Jerry) debuted with a box office revenue of $13.7 million, which is the best opening of the festival in the United States. That year.
Data from the data company Comscore shows that although only 42% of US theaters are open, the opening was better than expected. “Tom and Jerry” was also shown at 2475 North American cinemas at the same time as at home, and was streamed on HBO Max for a month.
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David A. Gross, head of film consulting firm Franchise Entertainment Research, said: “Half of the theaters are still closed, the pandemic still poses a threat, and Tom & Jerry (Tom & Jerry) is showing at home. Good opportunity.” “Under normal circumstances, this weekend’s income will easily exceed 35 million U.S. dollars, which is a positive signal for commercial institutions and theaters to drive home entertainment business.”
According to the studio’s estimates, the international revenue of “Tom and Jerry” has reached 25.1 million U.S. dollars, and the total global revenue has reached 38.8 million U.S. dollars. The film is directed by Tim Story, adapted from the characters created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, and by Clo Grace Moretz (Chloë Grace Moretz) played.
Theaters in some important markets will also be launched soon. Last Friday, for the first time since it closed in March last year, theaters in New York City will be allowed to open at 25% capacity. Next week, Disney will release the animated film “Raya and the Last Dragon” in theaters and Disney+ for $30, not including subscription fees.
Although Warner Bros. announced that it planned to release all 2021 movies to HBO Max and cinemas, it was criticized for abandoning cinemas, but the studio is still the lifeline of cinemas. The studio’s movies-including “The Little Things”, “Judas and the Black Messiah” and “The Wonderful Woman of 1984”-accounted for approximately 80% of the domestic box office revenue on weekends.
Private rental bookings help to show movies in moderation. Family, friends and “Pods” have already booked the entire theater. Warner Bros. said that “Tom & Jerry” (Tom & Jerry) has seen more than 10,000 such bookings.
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