‘Baywatch’ And ‘Wonder Woman’ Dominate Social Media Buzz

From May 15 to May 21, 'Baywatch' and 'Wonder Woman' dominated social media buzz thanks to special events and new trailers.

From May 15 through May 21, Baywatch commanded the internet and dominated social media buzz. Generating 58,000 new conversations and more than 570,000 total conversations, the film rode its world premiere and red band trailer to the top of comScore’s PreAct service charts.

In a close second, Wonder Woman rode the wave of positive social media reviews and new trailer that debuted at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, generating 47,000 new conversations.

Coming in third, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales held a few red carpet screenings and generated 44,000 new conversations.

Rounding out the top five are The Emoji Movie with 38,000 conversations and Spider-Man: Homecoming with 26,000.

BAYWATCH follows devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) as he butts heads with a brash new recruit (Zac Efron). Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.

The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Kelly Rohrbach, Ilfenesh Hadera, Jon Bass, Priyanka Chopra, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Pamela Anderson, and David Hasselhoff.

Baywatch hits theaters May 25.

Wonder Woman stars Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, Chris Pine as Steve Trevor, Robin Wright as General Antiope, Connie Nielsen as Queen Hippolyta, Lisa Loven Kongsli as Menalippe, Danny Huston as General Erich Ludendorff, David Thewlis as Sir Patrick Morgan, Elena Anaya as Doctor Maru, Ewen Bremner as Charlie, Saïd Taghmaoui as Sameer, and Eugene Brave Rock as the Chief.

’Wonder Woman’ hits movie theaters around the world next summer when Gal Gadot returns as the title character in the epic action adventure from director Patty Jenkins. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers…and her true destiny.

Wonder Woman hits theaters June 2, 2017.

Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales hits theaters on May 26, 2017.

The Emoji Movie is set to hit theaters everywhere on August 4, 2017.

Spider-Man: Homecoming will be released in theaters on July 7, 2017.

Source: Variety

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