With a total of $ 116 million so far, Tim Burton's latest on the sweet flying elephant – based on Disney's animated feature in 1941 – has to work hard to become profitable. Production is estimated to have cost DKK 170 million. $, Which puts it in an underdog position to become an economic success, as the study's hybrid brakes of The Jungle Book, Beauty and the Beast, and Cinderella.
As Cartoon Brew reported last week, reviews for the movie were mostly negative. Dumbo currently has a weak 49% score on Rotten Tomatoes with many critics questioning the film's visual aesthetics and the immersive plot that forgets the simplicity of the 64-minute original.
Up next on the long list of Disney's reboot frenzy is Aladdin (May 24) Lion King (July 1
Paramounts maligned animated feature Wonder Park added an estimated $ 4.9 million in the US box office for a domestic total of $ 37.8 million. Abroad, the film released without a director made $ 14.4 million for a total total of $ 52.2 million.
Also a few notable milestones: In its sixth house frame, Dreamworks Animation's How to Train Dragon: The Hidden World scored an estimated $ 4.2 million domestic and raised it to $ 152 9 million at the US box office. With an extra $ 340.8M from foreign, the global total has now crossed $ 500M worldwide. Alita: Battle Angel, with a head animated sign, pinched $ 400M tag. Its domestic total has been soft – $ 84.9 million. After seven weekends – but it has been helped by healthy foreign sales, especially in China.