etvfutures.com
etvfutures.com September 21, 2017


Wonder Woman 2 Will Take Diana to America

18 June 2017, 01:43 | Israel Caldwell

Fifty-two percent of Wonder Woman's audience was female, which is notable difference from the at least 60% male audience that usually accompanies superhero films. Wonder Woman and Baywatch released on Friday along with Bollywood's A Death In The Gunj, Dobaara: See Your Evil and Dear Maya. After that she directed few episodes of Arrested Development and Entourage. Starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins, the film has been an across-the-board success, scoring high marks from critics and raking in more than $100 million at the box office over the weekend.

As it turns out, the film also marked a turning point in comic book film demographics, with more than half the viewership for "Wonder Woman" being women.

Wonder Woman has shattered records at the US box office after hauling in over $100 million (GBP78 million) over the weekend (02-04Jun17). As it shows - she swims quite well.

Overseas, "Wonder Woman" also won the weekend with Dollars 122.5 million from 55 markets for a global cume of USD 223 million.

Wonder Woman has earned an outstanding $122.5 million from 34,300 screens in 55 worldwide markets, with $9.3 million of that figure coming from 665 overseas IMAX screens.

Trump tweets about Clinton after news of obstruction of justice investigation
Mueller is also reportedly investigating whether Trump associates committed financial crimes. In fact, Trump referenced "Crooked H" in a tweet, of course, just yesterday. - Donald J.


Amen to that. Were you wowed by Wonder Woman's first ever big screen appearance over the weekend?

The film stars Gal Gadot in the title role. It's given a much-needed boost to the DC Extended Universe, with reviews that are much better than those for 2016's disappointing "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" and "Suicide Squad". The movie was forecast to place second with $29.5 million in sales, according to BoxOfficePro.

Goldstein said the studio knew they had "something special" after the reception to Gadot in that film.

Behind the new champion is another newcomer, "Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie", which sits at No. 2 with an estimated $23.5 million. The latest MCU movie has grossed $355.4 million domestically so far for a global gross to date of $816.6 million. Now, "Wonder Woman" has helped close the gap to 3.4%. Past year alone, DC and Marvel combined for five major releases.



Other News

Trending Now

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand
Russia's victory showed it can win a big game at home, even if Putin is in the arena. In the only match played Saturday, Smolov took his chance to shine.

Indian equities slip as global cues spook investors
Later on profit booking, it slipped to touch a low 31,172.98 before ending 80.72 points, or 0.26 %, higher at 31,271.28. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a higher note during the morning session of the trade.

Real Madrid beat Juventus 4-1, retain Champions League title
As a player, he was in two consecutive Champions League finals with Juventus , losing both times, including to Madrid in 1998. Gareth Bale says that Real Madrid's Champions League victory in his hometown of Cardiff is "a dream come true".

Chinese scientists demonstrate quantum communication between space and ground stations
Entangled photos are pairs of photos with linked properties and they remain that way even if they are separated by a distance. Scientists were absolutely floored by a groundbreaking discovery that could change our understanding of quantum physics. .

Trump weighs firing Mueller, according to confidante
Adam Schiff (D-CA) suggested it could lead Congress to re-establish an independent counsel statute and reappoint Mueller. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said he would only consider dismissing Robert Mueller if there was good cause.

Johanna Konta breezes past Magdalena Rybarikova to make final
Top seed Konta, 26, maintained her record of having yet to drop a set in the tournament as she closed in on her first WTA title on home soil.

Top three golfers out, four non-major winners share US Open lead
McIlroy said he has more work to do with the new putter he put in his bag (TaylorMade Spider) in order to raise his comfort level. Day was particularly disappointed because he thought he had prepared properly for the championship.

Woman who stormed stage during 'Julius Caesar' is arrested
Show officials announce that the show would pause as they tried to get Loomer off of the stage. Bougere, center right, plays as Casca and Elizabeth Marvel, right, as Marc Anthony.

Two Canadian pitchers chosen on second day of Major League Baseball draft
Russell, a product of Glastonbury High School, first played at UConn Avery Point for his freshman season. According to PerfectGame.org , Hall ran a 6.29 in the sixty with quick feet and a collection of tools.

7 missing after US Navy destroyer collision off Japan coast
Footage from Japanese broadcaster NHK showed a person in a stretcher being lifted from the deck to a Japan Coast Guard helicopter. According to a statement from USA 7th Fleet the USS Fitzgerald sustained significant damage, both above and below the waterline.