One week after "Motherless Brooklyn" disappointed the cashier, Warner Bros. there is another flop in the form of "Doctor Sun." The horror film, directed by Mike Flanagan, based on the sequel to Stephen King's "Glowing", was tracked for a $ 25 million debut, but its opening weekend went far below that a brand with a dismal total of $ 14 million. While Doctor Sun's production of $ 50 million is a saving grace, Deadline reports that the movie is expected to lose between $ 20 million and $ 30 million for Warner Bros.
"Doctor Sun" is now joining the Golden Rank, "The Twins Man" and "Terminator: The Dark Destiny" as one of the biggest noisy tents for fall tennis, but that's not how King wants to be remembered.
Amid headlines over the weekend, drawing attention to the Doctor Sun bombing at the box office, King took to social media to share the film's defenses. Author Matt Serafini encourages Doctor Sun fans to share positive thoughts online to stifle the film's box office negativity.
"If you liked Dr. Sun don't spend the weekend throwing away crates," Serafini wrote. "Talk about the movie, what you dug and inspire others to check it out. Let your championship make sense in this way. Don't let everyone's hard work be immediately reduced and defined by numbers. King shared Serafini's opinion with his 5.5 million followers, adding: "I agree. This is a great movie. Take a friend and dig the vibe. "
Initially, King was hesitant to allow Flaganagh to direct" Dr. Sun. " has supported Kubrick's film, so he understandably left it to allow Flanagan to recreate Kubrick's settings as a Review Hotel. Not only did they find a common ground for the film to go on, but since then King has become a Doctor Dream champion. . "
King went on wins Doctor Sleep due to box office numbers, tweets, "I write mostly books and hope for the best. aside from the box office numbers, Mike Flanagan's movie is excellent. If people choose not to go, it's theirs choice, but when something's good, I'm glad about that. "
" Doctor Sun "is the third most important movie for Stephen King in a year after" Pet "and" It's Chapter Two. "The movie is now played in theaters across the country.
I agree. This is a great movie. Take a friend and dig the vibe. https://t.co/XFadkP8NIC snema19659002 photos— Stephen King (@StephenKing) November 9, 2019
I write mostly books and hope for the best. Aside from the box office records, Mike Flanagan's movie is excellent. If people choose not to walk, it is their choice, but when something is good, I am happy about it. https://t.co/i3dCnF8dhA records19659002 Images – Stephen King (@StephenKing) November 11, 2019