• How 'The Nun' overcame bad reviews to be a box-office hit

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    Warner Bros.
    "The Nun" surpassed expectations this past weekend and had the biggest opening at the box office of any of the "Conjuring" movies, despite being the worst-reviewed film in the series.
    Jeff Bock, the senior box-office analyst at Exhibitor Relations, credits the success to a lackluster summer for horror and the movie's foreign appeal.
    The movie stars a Mexican actor, Demián Bichir, and its biggest foreign opening was in Mexico.
    Bock also made box-office predictions for this weekend's "The Predator" and next month's "Halloween."
    "The Nun," the latest movie in the "Conjuring...
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  • How the 'The Nun' overcame bad reviews to be a hit with audiences, according to a box-office analyst

    How the 'The Nun' overcame bad reviews to be a hit with audiences, according to a box-office analyst

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    "The Nun" surpassed expectations and had the biggest opening at the box office this past weekend of any of "The Conjuring" movies, despite being the worst-reviewed film in the series.
    Jeff Bock, senior box office analyst with Exhibitor Relations, credits the success to a lackluster summer for horror and the movie's foreign appeal.
    The movie stars Mexican actor Demián Bichir and its biggest foreign opening was in Mexico.
    Bock also made box-office predictions for this weekend's "The Predator" and next month's "Halloween."
    "The Nun," the latest movie in "The Conjuring" horror franchise, raked...
    Read more ...