Think Like A Man Too Has $30 Million Opening Week At Box Office
Congratulations are in order for the cast and crew of “Think Like A Man Too.”
After a seemingly endless amount of promo rounds leading up to the already-anticipated release of the film this past weekend, the numbers are in and they’re speaking volumes.
via L.A. Times
It was a tale of two Sony sequels at the box office this weekend.
“Think Like a Man Too” proved to be a no-brainer for moviegoers, topping the box office with $30 million in the U.S. and Canada, according to estimates from its distributor Sony.
Headlined by Kevin Hart and directed by Tim Story, “Think Like a Man Too’s” debut is in line with the $33 million the original film, based on Steve Harvey’s book “Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man,” brought in during its April 2012 opening.
“I think this proves that funny is funny,” said Rory Bruer, head of distribution at Sony, in regards to media’s tendency to qualify the success of films with minority-heavy casts. “There is no doubt that Kevin Hart spreads a wide net to a very diverse audience, as does the rest of that cast.”
The Sony/Screen Gems battle-of-the-sexes comedy, which cost $24 million to produce, played in 2,225 theaters and earned an A- CinemaScore despite little critical praise. Females made up the bulk of the audience at 63%, with 41% of the crowd under the age of 30.
Congratulations to all in involved in making “Think Like A Man Too” a huge box office success. Did you check out the movie this weekend?