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.
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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.
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.
The Los Angeles police and the Los Angeles County district attorney's office are reviewing allegations against him. His attorney, Leonard Levine, did not immediately respond Friday to email and phone messages seeking comment.
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Properties typically stayed on the market for 32 days in September, up from 29 days in August, but down from 34 days a year ago. On a year-over-year basis, sales have slowed the most in the higher-cost West region [down 12.2 percent], NAR said.
The fall of wicket brought in Ambati Rayudu (22 not out) who played sensibly with Rohit and the duo guided India home comfortably. We were able to get Shikhar Dhawan quite early but at the end of the day, Kohli and Rohit played an outstanding innings.
Le S a également l'occasion de montrer ses talents d'acteur, toujours fidèle à son personnage de mafieux sombre. Rappelez-vous, Lacrim avait lancé la web-série " Force et Honneur " pour accompagner son album éponyme.
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.
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.
The two players, now ranked number one and two in the world, will face each other at King Abdullah Sports City on December 22. The 32-year-old Nadal could return from his latest injury for the Paris Masters, which starts at the end of this month.
Martial was substituted for Andreias Pereira in the 84th minute, and Mourinho embraced his forward as he came off. This was not a team that has given up on its manager and the manager has certainly not given up on his team.
On top of that, Gelfman also carried out a fake hack that supposedly wiped out customer deposits and profits from the platform. The GBI will have to pay more than $550,000 back to their customers, and the Nicholas Gelfman will pay $492,000 himself.
We get that genetics are at play here, but we have never noticed how alike Prince William and his daughter Princess Charlotte are. However, one royal fan has pointed out that she in fact looks a lot more like her father, Prince William .
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.
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.
Man who fell into Arizona mine in good condition
Fifteen members of the posse overseen by the office's Search and Rescue Team rushed with specialized equipment to the property. He described him as an experienced "miner by trade" and said he spoke to him in the hospital on Thursday morning.
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