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‘Wonder Woman 1984’ tops box office for 3rd weekend

‘Wonder Woman 1984’ tops box office for 3rd weekend

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Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Gal Gadot's superheroine adventure Wonder Woman 1984 is the No. 1 movie in North America for a third weekend, earning an additional $ 3 million in receipts, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced on Sunday. The film was simultaneously released in theaters and on the HBO Max streaming service on Dec. 25 as a strategy meant to reach as many viewers as possible during the coronavirus pandemic. Advertisement Coming in at No. 2 this weekend is The Croods: A New Age with $ 1.8 million, followed by News of the World at No. 3 with $ 1.2 million, Monster Hunter at No. 4 with $ 1.1 million and Fatale at No. 5 with $ 670,000. Rounding out the top tier are Promising Young Woman at No. 6 with $ 560,000, Pinocchio at No. 7 with $ 209,000, The War with Grandpa at No. 8 with $ 147,000, Come Play at...
Wonder Woman nets biggest US opening since COVID shut cinemas – but fraction of usual takings

Wonder Woman nets biggest US opening since COVID shut cinemas – but fraction of usual takings

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Wonder Woman 1984 raked in around $ 36.1m at cinemas worldwide over the Christmas holiday weekend, Warner Bros has said.It is believed that $ 16.7m of that came from US and Canadian venues. That makes it the highest domestic box office opening since the coronavirus pandemic shuttered cinemas in March, though the numbers were a fraction of those typical for a big-budget action movie. Image: Gal Gadot reprised her role as Wonder Woman in the new film. Pic: Warner Bros Pictures To put that into context, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hauled in $ 374m globally during the weekend of its release in December 2019.Millions of people also watched WW84 - a sequel to 2017's Wonder Woman - at home in the US, where the movie was made available t...
Wonder Woman sequel falters at international box office

Wonder Woman sequel falters at international box office

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Wonder Woman 1984: Film sequel opens to a quarter of UK cinemas

Wonder Woman 1984: Film sequel opens to a quarter of UK cinemas

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Elton, McCartney and Stevie Wonder set for virus TV special

Elton, McCartney and Stevie Wonder set for virus TV special

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Sir Elton John, Sir Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder will perform in a live TV special, under the direction of Lady Gaga, to show support for healthcare workers fighting the coronavirus.The "One World: Together At Home" event will be broadcast on several US networks on Saturday 18 April, and on BBC One the day after. Gaga and advocacy organisation Global Citizen have already raised $ 35m (£28m) in seven days for the World Health Organisation's (WHO) COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund, according to the singer. Image: The event is being held under the direction of Lady Gaga The TV special will also be streamed live on several social media platforms, including YouTube, Apple, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.During a news conference,