May 30, 2022

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Rocks Box Office With Splashy $156 Million Opening Weekend

Tom Cruise put all his bets into the highly anticiapted Top Gun sequel, knowing only the best would live up to the original as well as lure movie-goers back into theaters.

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Could Top Gun: Maverick be the spark of hope movie theaters have been hoping for? Summer blockbusters are beginning to roll out and if Top Gun has any say: The Movies are back baby! How do the numbers stack up in a post-pandemic filled world? Well, Top Gun: Maverick scored the best Memorial Day opening of all time with a projected three-day domestic haul of $126.7 million and $156 million for the four days. Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End was the previous record holder with a treasure chest of $153 million, according to Disney. Is it safe to say that movie-goers are back?

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