"A lot of fans surely came out for the return of the real Michael Myers without any of the prior sequels" baggage and to watch Jamie Lee Curtis as a heavily armed survivor looking to kill her assailant of 40 years ago. Second biggest October movie opening ever. The new Halloween will also mark the series' best debut (blowing past the Rob Zombie remake's $26.4 million) and the second-highest opening for an R-rated horror movie, behind last year's It ($123.4 million). Halloween had the best opening day attendance in October ever.
Jamie Lee Curtis responded to the box office numbers with a tweet that also mentions that Halloween is the biggest opening for a horror movie with a female lead and the biggest start for any movie with a female lead over 55. Both Curtis and Carpenter serve as producers on the series revival, which discounts every other entry except the original film.
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He continues: "They couldn't afford the rights to a song for the movie, so John and Jamie freestyled a song: 'I wish I had you all alone". Plus, the critics have liked it, the film now at 80 percent on Rotten Tomatoes. That's good for the second-biggest October opening in history, only behind Venom, which made $80.3 million for its first weekend earlier this month. In its third weekend in theaters, it collected $18.1 million, bringing its domestic total to $171.1 million. That brings its North American tally to $28 million.
Another surprisingly strong showing puts October 54.5 percent ahead of the same frame previous year, as well as 12 percent ahead of 2014's record month, according to comScore.
And that's not including the $14.3m (£10.9m) made in overseas box offices, either. The film from 21st Century Fox Inc.'s Fox 2000 Pictures cost $23 million to make, before marketing costs, and it matched predictions for its first wide-release weekend, according to Box Office Mojo.