The summer is coming to an end soon. For film, this summer has seen many big box office hits despite an overall industry decline compared to last summer. Disney in particular was a winner with successes including The Lion King, Avengers: Endgame, Captain Marvel, Aladdin and Toy Story 4.
Here’s a quick list of box office winners and losers from summer 2019.
1. Avengers: Endgame
Avengers: Endgame took in a record breaking $357.1 million on its domestic opening. In total, worldwide revenue reached $2.8 billion, the all-time box-office record without adjusting for inflation.
2. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum took away $320 million worldwide.
3. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood already brought in $180 million worldwide in first couple weeks.
4. Dark Phoenix
Dark Phoenix has only taken in $66 million domestically. Disney’s CEO said the film was the primary cause for Fox’s operational loss last quarter.
5. Men in Black: International
Men in Black: International earned only $ 79.5 million domestically and received bad reviews from Rotten Tomatoes.
Shaft took in a mere $21 million.