Through all of it, Jumanji: The Next Level has been both #1 or — after Star Wars: Episode IX arrived — #2 on the field workplace charts since its December 13 launch. And now it has easily handed one other field workplace milestone — $600 million worldwide.
Here’s the breakdown for Jumanji: The Next Level after 4 weeks of launch, per Box Office Mojo:
Unlike some films — together with numerous Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s different motion films like Hobbs & Shaw and Skycraper — these Jumanji movies have a tendency to remain comparatively shut on the subject of the home North American field workplace and markets around the globe. Jumanji is equally widespread in every single place.
It was the identical for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, which ended its unimaginable 53-week run simply shy of $1 billion:
Will The Next Level be capable to catch as much as or high Welcome to the Jungle? Eh. Doesn’t actually matter. It’s nonetheless an enormous win to even be doing this properly.
Do you keep in mind when Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle got here out? It was proper after Star Wars: The Last Jedi. No one anticipated a lot from this Jumanji film, which was initially considered as a full reboot with none or many ties to the Robin Williams film. Instead, Welcome to the Jungle did cement itself in that very same world (there was one other connection in The Next Level) and, general, was a blast followers and critics liked. And it simply. stored. making. cash.
It could be foolish to suppose you possibly can seize the identical lightning in a bottle for the following Jumanji sequel. But right here we’re, and The Next Level is doing higher than properly, it is simply not a shock this time, and there are larger fish to speak about on the field workplace with so many different conversations.
Are you shocked by how properly Jumanji: The Next Level is doing? Do you suppose it will possibly high Welcome to the Jungle? Excited for Jumanji 4? Keep up with all the pieces heading to the large display screen this yr with our 2020 film launch date schedule.