Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Disney’s fairy tale Maleficent surpasses Joker in North American cinema

Featured

US official: Corona’s outbreak will not change China’s commitment to buy US goods

A senior US Treasury official said on Thursday that the US government expects China to fulfill its commitment to...

China: Corona virus death toll rises to 2239, and 75,567 infections

China’s National Health Committee announced on Friday that it has received reports of 889 new confirmed cases of the...

A major reshuffle in the British Government

Several British government ministers have been fired in a drastic reshuffle by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The list includes...
Zain Zubair
Zain Zubair
Zain Zubair is a staff writer for World News Observer. He is studying ACCA in Pakistan. Besides Accountancy and writing pieces, he loves cooking and nature photography. Zain has attended various modern journalism workshops. Contact: [email protected]

Disney’s fairy tale ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ overcame ‘Joker’ in last week’s evil fight, raising US $19.4 million in North American cinemas, industry observers Exhibitor Relations said on Monday.

The movie, a sequel to the 2014 movie starring Angelina Julie as the infamous witch in the ‘Sleeping Beauty’ story.

This time, actress Michelle Pfeiffer also joined the cast as Queen Ingrith.

For the second consecutive week, Warner Bros. ‘Joker’, starring Joaquin Phoenix, raised US $19.2 million from Friday to Sunday to be in second place with little difference.

The film has raised US $850 million worldwide, to become the most successful R-rated movie in history, according to Variety magazine.

Third place was ‘The Addams Family’ earning US $12 million.

Computer animated films tell the Addams family and their scary family members such as Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Snoop Dogg and Bette Midler.

Zain Zubair
Zain Zubair
Zain Zubair is a staff writer for World News Observer. He is studying ACCA in Pakistan. Besides Accountancy and writing pieces, he loves cooking and nature photography. Zain has attended various modern journalism workshops. Contact: [email protected]

Latest News

Breaking: Malaysian PM Dr Mahathir submits resignation to the King

Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sent his resignation letter as Prime Minister of Malaysia today. According to the Prime Minister's Office,...

Trump adviser Roger Stone sentenced to 3 years in prison for lying

A federal judge issued a ruling on Thursday against Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to US President Donald Trump, to three years and four...

US official: Corona’s outbreak will not change China’s commitment to buy US goods

A senior US Treasury official said on Thursday that the US government expects China to fulfill its commitment to purchase more US goods under...

Voting begins in Iran’s parliamentary elections

The Iranians began voting on Friday in a parliamentary election that is unlikely to change Tehran's troubled relations with the United States, after excluding...

Austrian Parliament: There is no place for ISIS operatives in the country

Herbert Kickel, head of the Parliamentary Bloc of the Freedom Party (the third largest Austrian party), confirmed that anyone who joined the terrorist group...

Related News