The movie “The Batman” still dominates the American box office in its second weekend

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The movie “The Batman” still remains at the top of the box office, adding US$66 million (The Batman 2022) in its second weekend after its release in North American theaters, industry analyst Exhibitor Relations said on Sunday (13/1). / 3) local time.

Quoted from AFP on Monday, analyst David A. Gross of Franchise Entertainment Research predicts “The Batman” will dominate the American box office through May given that there are not many new releases this month.

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In total, “The Batman” has now surpassed 238 million US dollars in the American market and 224 million dollars at the international box office. This figure has exceeded the production budget which cost 200 million US dollars.

The movie, starring Robert Pattinson, ranks as the second highest-grossing movie since the pandemic, losing to “Spider-Man: No Way Home” which grossed $260 million when it debuted in December last year.

While the second position at the Box Office was occupied by the movie “Uncharted” starring Tom Holland. After four weeks since its release, the movie earned around 9.3 million US dollars for the Friday-Sunday period.

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In third place was “BTS Permission to Dance on Stage: Seoul” which grossed US$6.8 million, making it the highest-grossing live in theaters “show” of all time, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The BTS concert screening in theaters succeeded in shifting the position of the comedy movie “Dog” which fell to fourth place by collecting US$5.3 million in the same period.

While in fifth place, the movie “Spider-Man: No Way Home” which is still surviving in theaters sold 4.1 million US dollars tickets in the 13th week after its release. The movie, starring Tom Holland, grossed international revenues close to US$1.1 billion.

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