The film is estimated to have the second best global box office gross of 2022.
“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness”the second biggest Marvel movie of 2022 after”Thor: Love and Thunder” will meet with audiences all over the world by the end of this week. The film is expected to have an opening revenue of 140 – 160 million dollars in the United States, where it was screened with 4,300 copies. According to industry forecast reports, Love and Thunder’s worldwide opening proceeds will be $300 million. Will the movie live up to these expectations?
It cannot be said that the first comments about the film were very positive. Although generally well received, it is Taika Waititi’s first directorial debut. Thor the movie “Thor: Compared to the enthusiasm and positive reviews Ragnarok has generated, Love and Thunder is getting a pretty muted response.
It is clear that this situation affects the pre-sales of the film. Looking at the US box office, compared to Doctor Strange 2 Love and Thunder tickets have a 40% lower pre-sale rate. A week before Doctor Strange’s release, nearly $50 million worth of tickets were sold, and the movie’s opening day grossed $85 million. The film, which closed its first weekend with $187 million, will complete its vision journey with over $950 million in box office revenue worldwide.
In the box office success of Doctor Strange 2, the blockbuster “Spider-Man: No Way HomeThe influence of “should not be overlooked. The movie was a sequel to Spider-Man rather than the first Doctor Strange movie, and most of the audience will see the multiverse expansion that we stepped into in Spider-Man, encountering surprise characters just like in Spider-Man. They flocked to the halls.
Taika Waititi, Love He stated that and Thunder is at a separate point from Marvel’s 4th phase and that the movie has nothing to do with multiverses. Marvel fans are more inclined to watch hero stories that are connected in some way, in which case new Thor The movie may not receive as much attention as the Doctor Strange sequel.
Most of the loyal Marvel audience will be in theaters to watch the movie, but that’s not the case. ThorWe’ll all wait and see if it will be enough for the expected grand opening to be realized…