LOS ANGELES-Horror-thriller "A Quiet Place", a movie featuring barely three minutes of dialogue, made a resounding debut in North American theaters over the three-day weekend, taking in an estimated $50 million, industry tracker Exhibitor Relations said other day.
True to its title, A Quiet Place may just be the quietest movie of the year. "The buzz that we were able to generate from the screening before 1,200 people and critics really launched the film", Form told the Hollywood Reporter Monday. The degree of positive response "A Quiet Place" is getting, is so magnificent that it has become Paramount's best non-sequel opening weekend in nearly five years. Considering its $17 million budget, the future of Krasinski as a formidable director seems pretty certain.
The first box office weekend of April saw a new box office champion as A Quiet Place delivered a solid opening weekend. But it looks like A Quiet Place could launch it's own franchise.
"There are so many discarded set pieces, too, just hiding out on Word documents on our computer" Beck added. It certainly overperformed. Domestically, the Marvel film acquired £665.4 million, also making it that the third-biggest release of most timeldquo;starwars: The drive Awakens" & "Avatar.
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That gave the Paramount film the second highest domestic opening of the year, behind only the Disney/Marvel blockbuster "Black Panther", in one of the top openings ever for a horror flick. Hopefully, a sequel could follow up with something just as thrilling.
The conceit of A Quiet Place makes it unique right off the bat: The film takes place on a post-apocalyptic Earth where monsters have decimated humanity's population. "Okay, I know that I'm not supposed to be driving and shooting a movie at the same time", Pratt says in his video selfie. You have to go see this movie. "We were in a restaurant, he was also in the restaurant".
"He's a very good father and that's been a great source of comfort to me", Blunt said.