Box Office: ‘Venom’ Sequel Feasts on Monstrous $90 Million Debut, Setting Pandemic Record https://t.co/5Kjs0P8EmK— Variety (@Variety) October 3, 2021
Venom: Let There Be Carnage opened to an estimated $90M this weekend, setting the record as the largest pandemic opening weekend beating Black Widow ($80M).
There were two other wide release in theaters this weekend; The Addams Family 2, which is also available on PVOD opened to $18M. The Sopranos prequel movie The Many Saints of Newark opened to an unimpressive $5M, it's is also streaming for free on HBO Max
Meanwhile, Shang-Chi: Legend of the Ten Rings crossed $200M domestic this weekend, the first (but certainly not the last) pandemic release to cross that milestone. It's total domestic gross so far is $206M
Last weekend's turkey Dear Evan Hansen fell a steep 67% this weekend grossing $2.45M with a running total of $11.8M.
Full weekend chart HERE