In fact, until this weekend, Jamie Lee Curtis' biggest opening weekend was $29 million for Beverly Hills Chihuahua. That is huge, and easily the biggest opening weekend for any of the principals associated with this film (David Gordon Green, Danny McBride and Jamie Lee Curtis). Greer's character also lives in Haddonfield, Illinois, an apparently easy drive from the psychiatric institute that houses Michael Myers, the maniac who nearly killed Laurie 40 years earlier on Halloween night - and who Laurie is certain will one day return to wreak homicidal havoc once again.
Overseas, the film kicked things off with $14.3 million across 23 markets, leading in Mexico with $4.9 million and following behing in the United Kingdom with $3.6 million, bringing its global pull to $91.80 million. Halloween cost just $US10 million, before marketing costs, marking another win for Jason Blum and Blumhouse Productions, who co-financed the film with Miramax. "'Halloween' brings the franchise back to life in a fresh, relevant and fun way that is winning over fans and critics alike".
Universal's "Halloween" is the 11th installment in the series, five of which have starred Jamie Lee Curtis as iconic avenging babysitter Laurie Strode, who is now a grandmother in the newest take.
Canada inflation at 2.2 percent in September
An unexpected drop in retail sales numbers for August will reinforce the view the central bank can take its time on rates. Sales at gasoline stations were down 2.0 percent, while clothing and clothing accessories stores fell 1.2 percent.
That being said, the $77.5 million gross also gives Halloween the second biggest opening ever for a horror movie, falling only behind It. It's also the biggest launch ever with a female lead over 55 years old. Plus, the critics have liked it, the film now at 80 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. It picked up a solid $7.5 million, taking its total earnings to $10.5 million. The two hits, along with the strong showing of "A Star Is Born", have contributed to an unusually healthy month for exhibitors and studios.
The top 5 is rounded out by the family-friendly spooky sequel Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween in fourth place with $9.7 million and First Man in fifth with $8.5 million. Star came in second place this weekend with $18.9 million. Damien Chazelle's space epic, which holds a $60-million price tag, dropped roughly 46 percent in its second frame.
Halloween debuted in 3,928 theaters this weekend, pulling in an impressive per-screen average of $19,730. A24's coming-of-age skateboarding drama expands nationwide next weekend.
At the time, Trump drew boos when he said of Clinton, 'Here she is tonight, in public, pretending not to hate Catholics'. Kennedy have spoken at the dinner in years past, which traditionally resembles more of a stand-up routine.
Reconnu grâce à ses pogos tout droit sortis de l'espace ainsi que ses slams où il sillonne la foule avec une grande aisance. En tournée dans tous les festivals français et belge, Roméo Elvis soulève ses foules rien qu'avec deux notes.
After the 1994 agreement, Jordan became the second Arab country (after Egypt) to establish diplomatic relations with Israel. Activists have been asking the government not to renew the agreement and to annul Israel's ownership of Jordanian lands.
Taylor is expected to box once more this year either in London or in America before considering Serrano's challenge. Katie Taylor couldn't secure the knockout she sought, but she did dominate Cindy Serrano on Saturday night.
For now, things are unclear for Neymar Jr. and we will have to wait till the end of the season to know how things unfold. It has also been claimed, via Mundo Deportivo , that Neymar has offered to rejoin Barcelona on several occasions.
Later in the game, Reid threw quarterback Carson Wentz to the ground after he had already handed off the ball. Zach Ertz then stuck up for Wentz and then the two got into it, resulting in personal fouls both ways.
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S'ils sont souvent séparés à cause de leur emploi du temps chargé, les deux tourtereaux se soutiennent quoi qu'il arrive. N'en déplaise aux jaloux qui annonçaient leur séparation, Adil Rami et Pamela Anderson filent le parfait amour.
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China to launch fake 'moon' into space to light up city
The illuminated satellite is created to complement the moon and will be made of reflective material to reflect sunlight to earth. Now, the southwestern city of Chengdu hopes to launch an illumination satellite functioning as an artificial moon by 2020.
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Cook has appeared in three games this year and tallied just 98 yards on the ground on 36 carries with no touchdowns. That tied the National Football League record set by Charlie Hennigan of the Houston Oilers in 1961.