Two weeks before its release in world theaters, “Spider-Man No Way Home” is already driving the counters into a panic: pre-sales of seats in the United States indeed exceed those of “Star Wars IX” and “Avengers Endgame”.
Measuring the wait around Spider-Man No Way Home isn’t difficult. Just see the excitement with each new image and trailer, or the scoop hunt that some have embarked on.
Today, this is also reflected in figures, with a record: that of the number of pre-sales recorded in one day on the site. Fandango, which has become a good indicator of possible future success.
While no amount was released, Jon Watts’ film only needed two hours to supplant Black Widow’s score, before surpassing the hits of the pre-Covid era. Including Spider-Man Far From Home, Star Wars – Episode VIII and IX, or even Avengers Endgame, which had signed the biggest start in the history of the American box office, with 357 million greenbacks in a weekend.
In view of the current situation, which is still impacting the attendance of theaters, No Way Home will not be able to do as well. But estimates speak of a start-up exceeding $ 100 million, which would give it the record in the matter since the start of the pandemic.
BILLION IN SIGHT?
While a release is planned in China, which has become a key territory for blockbusters, the feature film could even become the first, since the end of 2019, to reach the symbolic milestone of one billion greenbacks in the world.
In France, it is on December 15 that spectators will be able to discover this new adventure carried by Tom Holland and Zendaya, in which the Spider-Man tries to correct his mistakes and finds himself confronted with villains from other adaptations of the adventures. from Spider-Man. Including Doctor Octopus and the Green Goblin, ex-adversaries of Tobey Maguire, or Electro, who had faced Andrew Garfield.
Two weeks before its release, Spider-Man No Way Home regularly agitates the Web, and in particular certain Internet users who want at all costs to know if the predecessors of Tom Holland are also in the game, multiverse oblige. The end of the suspense is fast approaching.