• ‘Superfly' Soars to $1.2 Million at Wednesday Box Office

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Sony Pictures' “Superfly” earned $1.2 million at the Wednesday previews, looking at a $10-$12 million opening weekend.
    The remake of the famed '70s blaxploitation drama “Superfly” holds a Rotten Tomatoes score of 67 percent. Its reported budget was $16 million.
    “Superfly” stars Trevor Jackson as Youngblood Priest, a career criminal who wants out of the Atlanta drug business, only to get dragged into even deeper trouble after one bad deal. Jason Mitchell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lex Scott Davis and Jennifer Morrison also star, with Director X helming the film. “Watchmen” co-writer Alex...
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  • ‘Superfly' Buzzes To $1.2M In Wednesday Opening

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Sony and Silver Pictures' reboot of Superfly opened in 5th place yesterday in its Wednesday debut with an estimated $1.2M at 2,220 earning a B+ CinemaScore, which is the same grade as Screen Gems' Proud Mary back in January and just below the A-s earned by All Eyez on Me last summer and Paramount's reboot of Shaft 18 years ago.
    Superfly drew 54% females to 46% males who both gave the pic a B+. Eighty-four percent of the audience was over 25 who also gave the move that...
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