Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group is quite satisfied with the way Not detected yet is so successful at the box office that president and CEO Tom Rothman has called it “a new hit movie franchise.”
Speaking in a company memo (thanks, Deadline), Rothman said the success “marks a huge win” for the company, as the film was “the first major production to be completely shut down by the advent of Covid, but we persevered to finish it.” a movie that audiences love.”
Based on Fandango’s Erik DavisWhen it comes to video game adaptations, Uncharted had its fourth-biggest opening weekend, earning $44 million in the US, behind Sonic the Hedgehog, Detective Pikachu, and 2001’s Tomb Raider, respectively.
Expected to gross $30 million in its opening weekend, the Uncharted film is estimated to have made $52 million through Monday, February 21.
Worldwide, the film has grossed $139 million to date against a $120 million budget – and it’s not even available in all territories.
Set in the game’s prequel, Uncharted tells the story of how Nathan Drake came to meet and befriend Sully. It covers how Drake became a treasure hunter as he unravels one of history’s greatest mysteries spanning the globe.
In works for the ages, it has lost many directors, been revised, rewritten and delayed many times.
It stars Tom Holland of the famous Spider-Man, veteran actors Antonio Banderas and Mark Wahlberg, Tati Gabrielle (The 100), Sophia Ali (The Wilds, Grey’s Anatomy), etc.
It was directed by Venom’s Ruben Fleischer, and the screenplay was written by Art Marcum, Matt Holloway and Rafe Judkins.
https://www.vg247.com/sony-pictures-declares-uncharted-a-new-hit-movie-franchise-after-film-generates-139-million-worldwide Sony Pictures declares Uncharted ‘a new box office hit’ after it grossed $139 million worldwide