The new Terminator just released, and it’s already being declared a bust.
From ScreenRant.com – “According to Box Office Pro, Dark Fate is projected to earn about $33 million domestically during its first three days. That figure is lower than the initial estimates of $35-45 million. If Dark Fate grosses only $33 million in its debut, that will be a worse opening than the aforementioned Salvation, which brought in $42.5 million. Even more troubling, Dark Fate’s projections are only slightly higher than Judgment Day’s $31.7 million opening (unadjusted for inflation).”
“It goes without saying this is a far cry from what Paramount was hoping for. The studio made a hefty investment in Dark Fate, as evidenced by its $185 million production budget. Clearly, there was a miscalculation regarding how much pull Terminator had with general moviegoers. There’s no denying the first two films’ place in the pantheon of all-time sci-fi classics, but the numbers prove Terminator is not on the same level of something like the Marvel Cinematic Universe or Star Wars“
Full Article at ScreenRant.com