Disney's Dumbo s started his weekend romp with [$ $ 2.6 million off showtimes starting at 6pm on Thursday. Projections have been wild for Tim Burton-directed image, tracking between $ 50M- $ 60M and newer buzz in the last few days the movie could open in the $ 40M series. There are no movies for families currently on the market, which is why some bets are that Dumbo is higher.
How Dumbo stacks up for earlier Thursday evenings for Disney's live action toons:
– Beauty and the animal, of course owns the record for the studio for the studio with a Thursday night preview of $ 16.3M .
– Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland made $ 4.5 million. in previews in March 201
– Disney's Cinderella made $ 2.3 million in mid-March 2015 and reaped 10% of its $ 23M Friday and a $ 67.8M three-day.
-Jungle Book bowed in mid-April earned $ 4.2 million. On Thursday evening previews, which was 13% of its $ 32M Friday for a massive $ 103.2M opening
Today Dumbo expands to 4,259 theaters consisting of 2,900 3D sites, 400 Imax monitors, 650 Premium Large Format displays and 250 D-Box / 4D locations.
Universal's Universal's ] Us made $ 4.5 million yesterday in top spot among regular images in the release. The Jordan Peele director movie was down 12% from Wednesday with its first week at a value of 94.66M.