Sonic the Hedgehog 2 opened in Europe, South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand over the weekend, topping the charts and grossing $25.5 million over 31 markets. When put next with the unique 2020 film, the sequel’s efficiency is monitoring 2% larger, and Paramount Footage is claimed to be “delighted” with the outcomes.
The film shouldn’t be because of launch within the US till this coming weekend, however noticed robust performances in key areas such because the UK ($6.4M/651 areas), France ($5.7M/675), Australia ($2.8M/289), Spain ($2.2M/339) and Germany ($2.1M/553). Sweden, Czech Republic, Austria, Norway, Belgium, New Zealand, Slovakia and South Africa all additionally noticed No. 1 begins.
It is no shock Paramount is so happy with the efficiency. Sonic the Hedgehog 2’s film producer not too long ago spoke of making a Sonic Cinematic Universe, and it appears like that is already underway with the announcement of not solely a 3rd film, but additionally a live-action Knuckles spin-off collection. Whether or not Jim Carrey will reprise his position as Dr. Robotnik is presently up within the air, nevertheless, with the actor not too long ago stating his intention to retire from his appearing profession.
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