Focus FeaturesÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ sci-fi movie Ã¢â‚¬Å“Captive StateÃ¢â‚¬Â generated $300,000 on Thursday. The trio of wide openings is expected to be dwarfed by the sophomore frame of Brie LarsonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Captain Marvel,Ã¢â‚¬Â which could generate another $70 million to $85 million. The 21st entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has taken in $196.8 million domestically in its first seven days.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Captain MarvelÃ¢â‚¬Â has helped 2019 North American moviegoing rebound from a dismal start, which had resulted in a 27% decline prior to the March 8 launch of the superhero tentpole. As of March 13, the year-to-date total was $1.84 billion, down 21% from 2018, according to Comscore.
CBS Films/LionsgateÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Five Feet ApartÃ¢â‚¬Â stars Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse as teens who fall in love while being treated for cystic fibrosis. The pic, directed by Justin Baldoni, is expected to make between $6 million and $10 million at 2,803 locations. The movie has generated mixed critical reactions, earning 54% on Rotten Tomatoes.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Wonder Park,Ã¢â‚¬Â set in an amusement park based on a young girlÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s imagination, is expected to debut between $8 million to $14 million from 3,838 domestic venues. The Paramount pic, which carries an $80 million price tag, has a voice cast that includes Jennifer Garner, Matthew Broderick, John Oliver, and Mila Kunis.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Captive StateÃ¢â‚¬Â has been forecast to bring in about $4 million at 2,547 sites. The movie, directed by Ã¢â‚¬Å“Rise of the Planet of the ApesÃ¢â‚¬Â filmmaker Rupert Wyatt, is set in a Chicago neighborhood nearly a decade after being inhabited by an extraterrestrial force. The drama stars John Goodman, Ashton Sanders, rapper Machine Gun Kelly, and Vera Farmiga.