great success That’s what ‘M3gan’ achieved during its first weekend in theaters – in the United States alone it raised $30.2 million in just three days, better data than ‘Avatar: The Sense of Water’ during Friday – has given rise to the fact that at Blumhouse they have already launched a sequel to the directed film Gerard Johnstone, Of course, it’s still in the very early stages of development, as clarified at Deadline.
It’s a logical decision on Blumhouse’s part, as ‘M3gan’ has already The first great horror movie event of the year And in a very profitable production too, as it had a budget of barely $12 million.
It is also worth noting that ‘M3gan’ has achieved The best data for January premieres since 2018, surpassing the 30 million made by “Scream” the previous year. And it has achieved this without being part of a saga much loved by the public, as well as betting on a more comedic approach than many expected and minimizing violent content.
In addition, ‘M3gan’ has also received special press support, as it is currently 93% positive rating on Rotten Tomatoes, something very unusual for a horror film. For example, ‘Smile’ was at 80% a few months back and was already considered a complete success.
Obviously, the question now is whether they can find the right keys again so that ‘M3gan 2’ lives up to its predecessor. a priori it seems complicated, but I still remember ‘Devil Doll 2’ It’s better than the first installment, so I prefer to err on the side of caution.
One of the keys to ‘M3gan”s massive success has been its clever promotional campaign, which has had an especially big impact on TikTok, where Killer Doll’s dance has gone viral, following in her footsteps. Jenna Ortega on Wednesday’.