Marvel Studios latest Legend of Shang-Chi and the Ten Rings It is proving to be a huge success and can revive the theatrical business. Black Widow is not only a hybrid streaming-theatrical film, but also a theatrical release.
Simu Liu starrer grossed $ 83.5 million at the domestic (North American) box office. In India, according to trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film’s collections till Saturday were Rs 6.30 crore.
Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton, it also broke Rob Zombie’s Halloween record on the opening weekend of Labor Day. The 2007 film grossed $ 30.6 million in four days.
These numbers were impressive before and now they are amazing. This movie is the result of excellent reviews of box office performance. The film scored 92 percent on Rotten Tomatoes.
“It’s the ultimate confidence-builder for the theatrical movie industry,” Paul Dergerbedian, a senior media analyst at data company ComScore, told the AP. “It’s a very important film. It’s the first Marvel movie to be released theatrical exclusively since ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ in July 2019. ‘Sang-chi’ is a true testament to the power of the theatrical-first strategy to lead a large movie audience. Multiplex.”
Indian Express’ Ekta Malik gave 2 stars out of 5 She wrote in the review, “Shang-chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings are considered the Asian Black Panther, and open the door to Asian pride and represent new story forms for its people and region. Unfortunately, it only receives surface scratches and peripheral approvals to identify Asian culture and thought.
Shang-chi introduces new Avengers to MCU. The film also stars Aquafina, Mengir Zhang, Fala Chen, Florian Muntenu, Benedict Wang, Michelle Yo, Ben Kingsley and Tony Leung.
Cretton co-wrote the script with Dave Callum and Andrew Lanham from the story of Cretton and Callham.