Box Office: Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’ Hits the Rails With Projected 30 Million Opening
“I think I can, I think I can… be the top movie at the box office,” says Sony’s original action movie that could.The Brad Pitt vehicle “Bullet Train” should take No.
1 on domestic charts.
The film earned 12.6 million from 4,357 locations on Friday and is projecting a 30 million debut.
It’s a solid performance for an original film with no franchise ties or multiverse shenanigans, but the film will have to keep chugging through August to recoup its 90 million production budget.The film’s all-star cast should help with that.
Along with Pitt, the ensemble also includes names like Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Joey King, Brian Tyree Henry, Andrew Koji, Hiroyuki Sanada, Michael Shannon, Sandra Bullock and Benito A.
Martínez Ocasio, a.k.a.
Latin music superstar Bad Bunny.“Bullet Train” is seen as somewhat of a check-in on the type of film that audiences will mobilize to theaters for.
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