Thanksgiving Box Office: ‘Black Panther 2’ Feasts on 64M as ‘Strange World’ Flops With 18.6M

Thanksgiving Box Office: ‘Black Panther 2’ Feasts on 64M as ‘Strange World’ Flops With 18.6M
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In a troubled start for the year-end holiday season, the feast at the 2022 Thanksgiving box office was among the most paltry in years as a varied menu of new movies largely failed to entice mainstream moviegoers.

The big exception was Marvel Studios and Disney’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which stayed atop the five-day holiday chart box office — Wednesday-Sunday — with a hearty domestic gross of 64 million from 4,258 theaters for a global cume north of 675 million.

Conversely, Disney Animation’s Strange World bombed with a five-day opening of 18.6 million after receiving a mediocre B CinemaScore. That’s the worst opening for a Disney Animation Thanksgiving title in modern times after getting pummeled by poor word-of-mouth, and the first of the studio’s to earn anything less than an A- grade from CinemaScore.

Disney Animation titles have become a Thanksgiving staple. Last year, Encanto posted
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