In case you didn’t know, independent film company A24 has birthed a number of small-budget but popular films such as Midsommar, Hereditary, Uncut Gems,The Lighthouse, Lady Bird, and now, Everything Everywhere All At Once.
The Adam Sandler-helmed film Uncut Gems previously took the top domestic spot at $50M, but it’s since been dethroned by the Michelle Yeoh film at $52.2M.
Though $52.2M doesn’t quite make it to the standards of other superhero movies nowadays, it’s still an impressive feat considering that the arthouse film only had a $25M budget—a far cry from the likes of fellow multiverse film Doctor Strange: Multiverse of Madness‘ $200M budget.
The film still has a long way to go in terms of beating other A24 films on the international scene. The horror film Hereditary still takes the top spot with $80.2M
Everything Everywhere All At Once follows Evelyn Wang (Yeoh), an unassuming laundromat owner and immigrant thrust into different multiverses and life paths in order to save the entire universe.
Source by philstarlife.com