• ‘Welcome to Marwen' Flops With Career-Low Opening for Steve Carell and Robert Zemeckis

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Universal will be relying on “The Grinch” for good box office news this Christmas, as the studio released a second straight bomb in as many weeks with DreamWorks' “Welcome to Marwen.”
    Made on a reported $40 million budget “Marwen” opened to just $2.4 million from 1,911 screens this weekend, well below tracker projections of a $7-10 million opening. It's tied with Paramount's “Action Point” for the worst wide opening from a major studio this year, and it is the worst career opening for lead star Steve Carell and director Robert Zemeckis.
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