Jurassic World Comes Out The Gate Strong With $18.5 Million

Jurassic WorldAt 7 PM last night, Universal threw open the gates to Jurassic World. The latest film in the dinosaur franchise pulled in $18.5 million dollars on 3,229 screens. The experts are now estimating that for the weekend we can expect the film to make between $115 and $135 million.

To put that in perspective, Furious 7 made $15.8M opening night with $147.2M for the weekend and Avengers: Age of Ultron did $27.6M on Thursday and $191.3M by Monday morning.

The current best June opening weekend goes to Man Of Steel that pulled in $116M back in 2013.

[Source: Deadline]

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.