In spite of heavy competition, ‘The Forever Purge’ had a good opening at the box office. An extremely busy box office prevented the fifth Purge from achieving its predicted success.
An extremely busy box office prevented the fifth Purge from achieving its predicted success.
As of Monday, It has grossed $15.86M in total, including $12.75M during the weekend. In comparison ‘The First Purge’ opened to $17.3 million.
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All the rules are broken as a sect of lawless marauders decides that the annual Purge does not stop at daybreak and instead should never end.Synopsis
The movie could have easily raked in up to $25M in its opening weekend if it opened with less competition.
This appears to be a diminishing returns scenario, even if Universal Pictures set up a negative release for its own film, releasing The Forever Purge in competition with The Boss Baby: Family Business.