Advance ticket sales for Wakanda Forever at $45 million, 20% behind ‘Doctor Strange 2’ – Deadline

Advance ticket sales until Sunday for Disney-marvel studiosBlack Panther: Wakanda Forever amount to $45 million, about 20% behind Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness at the same time and 40% before Thor: Love and thunder.

strange doctor 2 ahead of its $187.4 million domestic opening, had $85 million in advance sales, while Thor: Love and Thunder had taken in $48 million on its $144.1 million domestic open when it premiered on Thursday. Prior to its $202 million 3-day debut in February 2018, Black Panther had $55 million in advance tickets.

Don’t obsess over the percentage behind or ahead of advance ticket sales. Look at the leg opening factor there on the first Black Panther. Also the suite has so much heat, expect walk-in affairs. wakanda forever expected to open between $175-185 million, for an expected global launch of $355-365 million. The Rotten Tomatoes review score is 90%.

We’ve heard that advance ticket sales aren’t anticipated for black panther 2 and are spread evenly throughout the upcoming holiday weekend. Fifty-two percent of K-12 schools are closed Friday for Veterans Day, so look for a US box office boost.

During today’s Disney earnings call, the CEO Bob Chapeckwhich has often bragged about meeting consumer demands at home with Disney+, told the summit that the studio has “big plans for the big screen in 2023” before hailing some of the big movies.

Herman C. Harkins