French box office of May 10: Doctor Strange 2 is already a millionaire

It recorded the best start of 2022, and Fantastic Beasts 3 lost the first place in the weekly ranking in the process. (Source: French Film)

With 1,438,287 spectators moved to 619 cinemas, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness records the best start of the year 2022, ahead of 1.1 million The Batman and The Fantastic Beasts 3. He dethrones by the way Dumbledore’s Secretswho was in the lead of the French weekly ranking for three weeks. It is now second with 198,528 additional admissions, or 2.4 million collected in 974 theaters in one month. What the hell have we all done? completes the podium thanks to 132,317 tickets sold for 767 copies, and a total of 2.1 million curious people moved in five weeks.
Going back to Marvel’s superhero, it’s doing better than when the first one came out Doctor Strangewhich was barely a millionaire when it was released and had finished its run at 1.9 million admissions in 2016. On the other hand, Spider-Man: No Way Home, Avengers Infinity War and Endgamein which the character is present, have all done better since, attracting more than 2 million people to French cinemas in one week.

Two other novelties join the top 10: comedy Tenorwith Michèle Laroque, is fourth, with 126,348 countermarks spread over 428 screens, and Passengers of the nighta drama by Mikhael Hers carried by Charlotte Gainsbourg, is tenth with 78,880 admissions recorded in 236 theaters, including previews. Downton Abbey 2 closed the top 5 thanks to 107,791 more tickets, or 289,144 in two weeks. It is the last film in the ranking to cross the 100,000 admissions mark this week.

French weekly box office from May 4 to 10, 2022:

French box office of May 10: Doctor Strange 2 is already a millionaire
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