‘Ford v Ferrari’ & ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Look to Lead the Weekend
Last weekend saw the top ten deliver the lowest combined total for the same weekend since 2007, bringing in just over $100 million.
This weekend, should our forecast hold, we’ll be looking at a sub-$100 million weekend for the top ten and what could be one of the worst weekends of the year.
Among the week’s new releases, Fox’s Ford v Ferrari hopes to prove there is still an audience for adult-targeted, larger budget features alongside the release of Sony’s Charlie’s Angels and WB’s The Good Liar.At number one, look for Fox’s Ford v Ferrari to pull into the winner’s circle.
A few months before Disney’s acquisition of Fox was final, the decision was made to move director James Mangold’s story of Ford’s attempt to challenge Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966 from a summer release to a more awards-friendly Fall release.
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