SONIC THE HEDGEHOG races to #1 this weekend at the Box Office, a total $57 million from 4,167 theatres in its opening for Paramount Pictures. The SEGA video game adaptation gets 64% on the Tomatometer and an A CinemaScore.
BIRDS OF PREY perches in second with $15.3 million for Warner Bros. This takes its tally to $61 million domestically.
FANTASY ISLAND opens in third with $13.5 million from 2,784 theatres for Sony Pictures. The Horror adaptation of the popular TV Series, gets 10% on the Tomatometer and a C- CinemaScore.
THE PHOTOGRAPH debuts in fourth for Universal Pictures, with $12.2 million from 2,516 theatres. The Romance starring Lakeith Stanfield and Issa Rae, gets 76% on the Tomatometer and a B+ CinemaScore.
PARASITE going strong off its Best Picture win at the Oscars, surfaces in eighth with $5.5 million from 2,001 theatres for NEON/MK2.
DOWNHILL debuts in tenth with $4.7 million for Searchlight Pictures. The English adaptation of Swedish film Force Majeure starring WillFerrell and Julia Louis-Dreyfuss gets 41% on the Tomatometer and a D CinemaScore.
Right in time for Valentine’s Day comes THE PHOTOGRAPH. Check-out the Trailer for this Romance.
When famed photographer Christina Eames unexpectedly dies, she leaves her estranged daughter Mae Morton (Issa Rae) hurt, angry and full of questions. When a photograph tucked away in a safe-deposit box is found, Mae finds herself on a journey delving into her mother’s early life and ignites a powerful, unexpected romance with a rising-star journalist, Michael Block (LaKeith Stanfield).
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Universal Pictures Canada release THE PHOTOGRAPH Valentine’s Day.