Entering the so-called post-epidemic era, the movie box office market has gradually recovered. Until the end of 2021, the annual finale blockbuster "Spider-Man: Homeless Day" by Sony and Marvel Pictures is released, and Marvel heroes will carry the box office banner to usher in an explosive outbreak It sold $260 million in North America in the first weekend, becoming a box office miracle under the epidemic. Coming to 2022, at the beginning of March, "Batman" of DC Pictures first won $134 million at the box office in North America in its first week, setting the best opening box office record in North America this year, which was later replaced by "Batman" released in early May.
Doctor Strange 2: The Runaway Multiverse broke, topping the North American box office with $185 million in its opening weekend. If you observe the above-mentioned so-called "box office blockbusters", from "Spider-Man: Homeless Day", "Batman" to "Doctor Strange 2: Out of Control Multiverse", it is not difficult to find works that attract audiences to the cinema during whatsapp list the epidemic era , is still a very attractive "superhero", and although "Defender: The Lone Ranger" failed to challenge the opening score of "Doctor Strange 2: Out of Control Multiverse", it tied "Batman" with $134 million "The box office in the first week is still not easy, which proves that the non-superhero film type can also generate a good result of over 100 million US dollars.
Top-Gun-Maverick-4 Photo Credit: Defender: The Lone Ranger According to Variety , North American audiences who walked into the movie theater to watch "Defender: The Lone Ranger" were mostly over 40 years old, accounting for 55% of the total ticket purchasers. This figure is indeed encouraging for the film industry , because statistics Figures show that North American audiences of this age group are the last group of people who do not want to go to the cinema after the outbreak. This also represents the sentiment of the era of "Defender: The Lone Ranger", which is indeed attractive to old movie fans.