Sunday, September 11, 2022

Weekend Box-Office: BARBARIAN and BRAHMASTRA PART ONE: SHIVA Dominate Second Lowest Weekend of 2022

Weekend Box Office Barbarian Brahmastra Part One

The horror film "Barbarian" and the Indian Hindi-language action-adventure "Brahmastra Part One: Shiva" prevailed at the box-office during the lowest domestic weekend since January. Both movies came in slightly higher than anticipated.

Read more about the weekend box-office after the jump.

The 20th Century Studios and New Regency horror film "Barbarian" opened in first place with $10 million from 2,340 theaters. Overseas it raked in $0.5 million from only seven markets. The film received a very positive reception from critics (92% on Rotten Tomatoes), but moviegoers didn't seem to enjoy it ("C+" CinemaScore).

"Brahmastra Part One: Shiva" opened in second place with $4.4 million from 810 theaters, the fourth highest North American debut for a Bollywood title. Overseas, the film opened in India with $18.9 million, which is the eighth opening weekend of all time and the second debut for an Indian film. The film received mixed reviews from critics (63% on Rotten Tomatoes).

"Bullet Train" finished in third place with $3.2 million (-43.8%) in its sixth week, bringing its domestic total to $92.5 million. Overseas it raked in a total of $119.3 million, which adds up to a worldwide total of $211.8 million.

After climbing back to #1 during last week's Labor Day frame, "Top Gun: Maverick" dropped to fourth place with $3.1 million (-47%). After 16 weeks in theaters, the film has grossed a total of $705.6 million domestically, $747.8 million overseas, and $1.4 billion worldwide.

The Top 5 is rounded out by the animated film "DC League of Super-Pets" with $2.8 million (-43.7%). The film's domestic tally has reached $85.4 million after 7 weeks, while overseas it raked in $82.6 million.

Rank Title Weekend Gross Domestic Total Foreign Total Budget
1 Barbarian $10M $10M $0.5M N/A
2 Brahmastra Part One: Shiva $4.4M $4.4M $19.5M N/A
3 Bullet Train $3.2M $92.5M $119.3M $90M
4 Top Gun: Maverick $3.1M $705.6M $747.8M $170M
5 DC League of Super-Pets $2.8M $85.4M $82.6M $90M
6 The Invitation $2.6M $18.8M $6.3M $10M
7 Lifemark $2.2M $2.2M N/A N/A
8 Beast $1.8M $29.3M $22.7M $36M
9 Minions: The Rise of Gru $1.6M $362.3M $541.6M $80M
10 Spider-Man: No Way Home $1.3M $813.3M $2B $200M


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