‘Black Widow’ Projected To Debut With $90M In Theaters

The Marvel film will also hit Disney Plus in July.

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Long-range box office projections see Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow solo film earning upwards of $90 million in theaters over its opening weekend.

Black Widow will be the first Marvel movie to hit theaters in two years after several delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It now looks like Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow will finally arrive in theaters this July, but the film will also be available to watch on Disney Plus with the $30 Premier Access fee on the same day.

While the film is still weeks away, the social media embargo for the Marvel film has already been lifted, and long-range tracking from Box Office Pro predicts the Scarlett Johansson-led film will earn $60-90 million in its opening weekend. Box Office Pro also currently sees Black Widow grossing $155-225 million during its domestic run in theaters.

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Here is the official synopsis for the upcoming Marvel film:

In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller “Black Widow,” Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.

Directed by Cate Shortland from a script written by Eric Pearson based on a story by Jac Schaeffer and Ned Benson, the film stars Scarlett Johansson, David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, Ray Winstone, Olivier Richters, and Rachel Weisz.

The film hits theaters and Disney Plus on July 9th. Stay tuned for all the latest news on the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and be sure to subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more original video content!

Source: Box Office Pro

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden Scarnato

Ryden's affection for all things DC, Marvel, and Star Wars has led him to entertainment journalism at Heroic Hollywood as a News Editor.