Resident Evil Movie Goes #1 At The Box Office

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The fourth Resident Evil movie, Afterlife, opened in the US over the weekend, and went straight to the top of the box office charts.

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Now, killjoys will point out that it opened competing against, well...practically nothing. And that, being a 3D movie, its inflated ticket prices blew out its box office takings.

But it's too nice a day for killjoys, so Resident Evil: Afterlife, congratulations! $27.7 million may be chump change next to genuine blockbusters, but it was enough to let you put "BOX OFFICE #1" on the DVD cover, and really, that's more than anyone was probably hoping for when camera began rolling on the thing.

'Afterlife' wins weekend b.o. with $27.7 mil [Hollywood Reporter]

DISCUSSION

fortwaba
FortWaba (Formerly Starred)

Heh, I saw it yesterday... I know what you are all going to say, but...

I enjoyed it for what it was. I've learned with the Resident Evil movies to not expect anything good, and I always walk out happy. :)

There's nothing else to see right now, unless you've yet to see Scott Pilgrim or Inception, in which case you should cover your face in disgrace.