Box Office: ‘Wonder Woman’ Expected to Remain No. 1; ‘The Mummy’ To Be Buried

Wonder Woman Box Office

To no one’s surprise, Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman is expected to continue its reign at the domestic box office this week. In its second weekend in a row, Wonder Woman is expected to be adding another $54 million to its gross, with $15.8 million from Friday alone. The film took a bit of dip, percentage-wise, but at less than a 47% drop, that’s pretty good in comparison to some other superhero films that have preceded it. So far, Wonder Woman is pulling in $163.6 million domestically so far and it’s expected to surpass $200 million later this weekend.

Elsewhere at the box office, Alex Kurtzman’s The Mummy, which is the first film in Universal’s Dark Universe, is being buried by Wonder Woman, with $12 million coming in from Friday’s box office. The film is expected to make around $30 million over the weekend, which is a pretty low number given the fact that it’s less than what 1999’s The Mummy made.

Also, it cost Universal $125 million to make the film and given the fact that it’s supposed to set up an entire connected universe of monster movies, this isn’t a particularly good sign. Perhaps the international box office might just save The Mummy, as the film is expected to make $139 million overseas in 63 markets and $19 million so far in China alone.

The box office numbers will continue to be updated to reflect the most current trends over the weekend. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for more information.

Source: THR

5 Greatest Moments In ‘Wonder Woman’

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Great Moments Wonder Woman
It’s no surprise here that Wonder Woman is not only dominating at the box office, but it’s a huge hit amongst comic and film fans alike. The film is a major triumph in many ways and there are several reasons as to why this is the case. The direction, the acting, the script, and the time in which it has been released, it has had an effect on the quality and the reception of the film. Wonder Woman is an inspiration for many and the film takes its time to highlight her in all her glory. There is a wealth of incredible elements in this film as well as great moments. There is so much to choose from, but there are definitely certain moments that stick out more so than the others.

Here are the 5 Greatest Moments in Wonder Woman. There will be Spoilers. Click next to continue.

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Mae Abdulbaki

Mae Abdulbaki

Mae Abdulbaki is an entertainment journalist and Weekend Editor at Heroic Hollywood. She's a geek, a lover of words, superheroes, and all things entertainment.