No time to die – 83% is the premiere of the moment. Tapes like Fast and Furious 9 – 65%, Free Guy: Taking Control – 96% and Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings – 95% have already shown that the public feels a little more confident to attend theaters, which left a way open for the farewell of Daniel Craig as James bond. The film directed by Cary Fukunaga changed its release date several times, but now that it has finally arrived, it has received rave reviews from specialists and fans of the character. However, it will be several weeks before the audience decides where this latest installment is located in the franchise.
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Overall, 007 Specter – 65% and 007 Operation Skyfall – 93%, both directed by Sam Mendes, are considered the best Bond films and the box office is also proof of this, as they had no problem exceeding the initial investment. Although No time to die you have to overcome several obstacles, it is almost certain that your profits will be enviable in times of pandemic. According Universal Pictures (via The Wrap), this installment has already exceeded the figures of Specter on its release date in the UK and Ireland, where it made $ 6.6 million, 14% more than Specter achieved in 2015. This is very significant because it is a large number that has not yet been added to what was obtained in the United States, where it will clearly be the most important premiere.
However, the tape failed to reach Skyfall, as it obtained 30% less than the 2012 film, which on its release date exceeded US $ 80 million. In fact, Skyfall it was at the time the best premiere of Sony Pictures and the second best of that year. After the annual accounts, this movie’s box office was second only to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II – 96%.
For now, No time to die It is the highest grossing film in September in a single day, as well as the highest box office in a single day of any film released during the global pandemic. But it is not the only achievement that this title has had. With a release in 772 theaters in the UK and Ireland, it becomes the film with the most theaters, a record that belonged to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – 61%.
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According to the BBC (via The Wrap), 30,000 people attended the midnight show and the film made $ 1.62 million from advance ticket sales for the first four days. It is expected that No time to die raised over $ 90 million on its international debut. In the United States and Canada alone it is speculated that he will earn between $ 65 and 85 million during his first weekend.
The franchise popularized and enriched Daniel Craig, who will become the highest paid actor by joining the saga started by Entre Navajas y Secretos – 100%. Craig always had a curious relationship with the Bond character. To begin with, when it was announced that he would be the one in charge of revitalizing the spy, many did not accept it immediately because it moved away from the conventional figure, but with 007: Casino Royale – 95% managed to dispel all doubts. As the years went by, Craig spoke openly of the frustration that the franchise brought to him, from injuries during filming to having to turn down other roles to prioritize Agent 007. However, the interpreter is also very grateful for the opportunity and decided return once more to say goodbye to the character in the best way.
Of course, James bond will continue to be present, as he is one of the most famous and effective characters in the cinema. Craig’s departure simply means that a new actor will arrive and there is already much discussion about who is the best candidate. Among the most popular names are Henry Cavill, Idris Elba, and Tom Hardy. For a good time, and thanks to the participation of Lashana Lynch in No time to dieThere was much talk of having a female version of Bond, but the producers are very clear that one thing is to keep the title of the spy and quite another to change the gender of the protagonist. In various interviews, the producer Barbara broccoli ensures that the next Bond will be a man and that will never change. We are very far from having news on this matter, because the creators want to enjoy this latest installment and the fans should too.
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