Hollywood’s horror drama “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” has achieved a milestone as it hits the Box Office with first position, sources said.
According to the details, Angelina Jolie did a great job in the sequel of Maleficent, based on a tale Hollywood story. The film is in first place, earning $30 million at the time of its opening.
The first part of Maleficent was released in 2014, the stars included were Angelina Jolie, Juno Temple, Kenneth Cranham, Sam Riley and many others.
The follow-up to 2014’s fantasy adventure inspired by the “Sleeping Beauty” villain took off with $117 million from 56 international markets.
Despite the lower-than-expected bow, the film marks the third-highest global opening weekend ever for the month of October.
The $185 million movie will have to bank on overseas audiences to continue turning out in force in order to turn a profit.
The story of the film is derived from several books based on fictional stories in which Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning will once again appear in their previous roles.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’s co-stars include Ed Skrein, Harris Dickinson, Juno Temple, Robert Lindsay and many others.
Whereas, Todd Phillips’s Joker is more profitable than any “big” comic book movie aside from Deadpool, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Mask.
The story of ‘Joker’ revolves around a failed stand-up comedian and joker who also faces several difficulties while his mother urges him to smile and be happy, but one day he got attacked by some boys in the street. And this event changes his life forever and he goes to the wrong way.
Popular Joaquin Phoenix plays the main role in the film, while the other cast includes, Robert De Niro, Bill Camp, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy and others. The film hit the theaters on October 4 this year.
Moreover, Sony’s “Zombieland: Double Tap,” began its international rollout with $5.3 million from 17 foreign markets.
In North America, the sequel kicked off with a promising $26.7 million, bringing its global haul to $32 million.