'The Beast': Idris Elba Thriller Raises $21.8 Million in Premiere

The survival thriller’The beast‘, starring the star Idris Elba (‘The Suicide Squad’), had a lukewarm opening at the North American box office, earning only $11.5 million on your first weekend.

The feature took second place at the box office in the country, having been barred by the anime ‘Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero‘ (US$20.1M).

Internationally, the production raised $10.2 million across 16 markets, totaling a global debut of $21.8 million.

Unfortunately, considering your budget of $36 millionterror must reach at least $100 million at the box office to be considered a success.

Please note that ‘The beast‘ is now showing in national cinemas!

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Balthasar Kormákur (‘Survivor’) is responsible for directing.

“The widower Dr. Nate Samuels (Elba) travels to South Africa, the place where he met his wife, with their two teenage daughters to a game reserve. But what begins as a journey of healing turns into a terrifying struggle for survival when a lion, a bloodthirsty hunter survivor who now sees all humans as enemies, begins stalking them.”

The cast still has Sharlto Copley (‘District 9’), Iyana Halley (‘The Hate You Sow’) and Leah Sava Jeffries (‘Empire’).

The script, based on an idea of Jaime Primak-Sullivanit was written by Ryan Engle (‘Rampage: Total Destruction’).

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