Halloween Ends Opens to Franchise Low
Halloween Ends opened to lackluster box-office numbers, earning it a distinction as the lowest-earning debut of the Halloween Sequel Trilogy.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Ends made $41.2 million in 3,901 theaters against the trilogy-launching 2018 Halloween's record-breaking $76.2 million opening, and even Halloween Kills' $50 million opening. The film was also met with largely negative reviews and currently holds a 40% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. However, the film also arrived as a day-and-date release, which simultaneously started streaming on Peacock for a 60-day window. While that strategy might have affected theatrical ticket sales, it is worth noting that Kills was released in the same manner last year.
Read more in CBR.
Comments are closed.
Contributor Paste Magazine, Film School Rejects, Consequence, Looper, & Screen Slate. First cow in the territory.