Martin Scorsese’s second best premiere.
On Friday, October 20, it was released worldwide The Moon KillersMartin Scorsese’s last film so far starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro and Lily Gladstone, and although the numbers achieved are not bad (without being a stretch) are far from those of a Taylor Swift who continues to sweep now also on the big screen.
The film, which tells how at the beginning of the 20th century oil brought a fortune to the Osage Nation but also attracted with it numerous white men who had no sympathy for the Native Americans who until then were the only settlers of those lands, where only The unlikely romance between Ernest Burkhart (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Mollie Kyle (Lily Gladstone) serves as a glimmer of hope for a possible understanding between both peoples, grossing a total of 44 million dollars (about 41.60 million) in its first weekend of euros), 23 of them in American territory, thus becoming the second best opening of a Scorsese film only below The wolf of Wall Street but slightly above blind islandwhich achieved a not inconsiderable 41 million dollars in its premiere.
Taylor Swift continues doing her thing
And although 44 million does not sound bad, despite the fact that the film has had an approximate budget of 200 million that it will try to recover both at the box office and on Apple TV when it releases 45 days later After its first screening in theaters, Taylor Swift’s musical film seems to be moving in another league if we look only at the numbers.
The tour of the agesan adventure that collects 17 years of career of the famous artist on a historic tour, it is the first musical to run for two consecutive weeks as number one in North Americain addition to also being the first to reach 100 million at the box office in that territory. Released on October 13, Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour It has already generated a total of 131 million dollars to date (123.81 million euros); Not bad considering its budget of 15 million dollars.