Preview For Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Earns $16 Million
The Preview For Spider-Man Across the Spider-Verse Earns $16 million: The anticipation bandwagon for “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” was in full swing, fuelled by the original film’s extremely enthusiastic reception. Some even stated it was better than “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.”
The planned sequel promised to take Miles Morales on an even crazier voyage through the multiverse, introducing a new villain, The Spot, and featuring more Spider-Man versions from various realities.
The original film’s success may have affected the creative direction of “Spider-Man: No Way Home,” which likewise explores the multiverse notion. Fans are excited for the debut of both flicks, looking forward to the mind-bending adventures that await their favorite web-slinging hero. The Spider-Verse universe expands, enthralling viewers with inventive storytelling and visually spectacular.
According to Deadline, the Thursday previews of “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” grossed a whopping $16 million. Shameik Moore and Hailee Steinfeld reprise their roles as Miles and Gwen in the eagerly anticipated sequel. This extraordinary performance places it as the second-highest preview night revenue for an animated film ever. The list is topped by Disney/Pixar’s “Incredibles 2,” which earned $18.5 million during its preview night in 2018.
The stunning early success of “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” sets the foundation for a solid box office run and reinforces the franchise’s popularity.
However, “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” outperformed its predecessor in Thursday previews. While “Into the Spider-Verse” grossed $3.5 million, the sequel grossed a whopping $16 million. This great start carried over into the weekend, with $12.6 million collected on Friday and an amazing $35.3 million for the three-day opener.
The film’s total box office projections range from $75 million to $90 million. The film has received rave reviews, with a staggering 96% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The excitement and positive reception indicate a strong run for “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.”
“Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” has already outperformed multiple prior Spider-Man previews, although not being projected to reach the box office statistics of live-action Marvel films. The picture faced unique expectations as a primarily Sony offshoot and a rare animated rendition of a Marvel character.
With a running time of 2 hours and 20 minutes, it is one of the longest-running animated films of all time. However, it beat previews for films such as “Spider-Man: Homecoming” ($15.4 million), “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” ($11.6 million), “Venom” ($10 million), and “Spider-Man 3” ($10 million).
The success can be due to the talented duo Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, who are recognized for their animated classics such as “The Lego Movie” and its sequel, as well as the adored “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” Firms.