Barbie vs Oppenheimer Latest News: Both Films Exceed Expectations as Box Office Leads

The Barbie cast turned London Eye pink to celebrate the film’s premiere

Theaters across the globe were busier than ever over the weekend, thanks to the simultaneous release Barbie And Oppenheimer.

With Greta Gerwig and Christopher Nolan’s respective blockbusters due out on Friday, July 21, excitement is high.

when OppenheimerCritical assessments of the past have passed Barbie With a Rotten Tomatoes score starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, the latter has surpassed the box office haul of the Cillian Murphy-starring biopic. Barbie Director Greta Gerwig has broken the opening weekend record for a female director, solo or otherwise.

Barbie It was estimated to gross $110m at the US box office in its opening weekend OppenheimerThe total is expected to be $50m. Interestingly, Barbie is now on track to take in $155m, while Nolan’s drama is set to collect $80.5m in North America. Internationally, both films grossed $337 million worldwide (Barbie) and $174.2m (Oppenheimer) respectively.

Meanwhile, speaking in a new interview The IndependentNolan explained Oppenheimer “The biggest film I’ve ever made”. Murphy admitted that he struggled to watch the film because of his face on screen, but acknowledged that the film was “designed” to be seen “with an audience”.


Greta Gerwig is making box office history with the biggest opening for a female director

Gerwig’s film grossed $155m at the North American box office and $337m at the global box office over the July 21-23 weekend.

The film easily surpassed Patty Jenkins’ $103.3 million domestic debut. Wonder Woman and $153 million start in 2019 Captain Marvel.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 08:31


Delay in release of ‘Barbie’ in Pakistani province faces severe criticism

The release of Greta Gerwig’s much-anticipated film Barbie A province in Pakistan has reportedly been delayed, and the move has drawn heavy criticism from the country’s social media users.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 08:30


Margot Robbie Casts Rob Bryden as ‘Priority’ in Barbie

A specific Barbie A particularly surprising cameo for UK cinemagoers is Rob Brydon – and Margot Robbie was instrumental in ensuring the Welsh actor appeared in the film.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 08:00


Watch: Cinema buffs flock to ‘Barbie’ and ‘Oppenheimer’

London’s Leicester Square overflows as fans celebrate ‘Barbenheimer’ release

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 07:00


Christopher Nolan says Oppenheimer is ‘the greatest film I’ve ever made’

The Independent He sat down with both Nolan and Ceylon Murphy Oppenheimer.

During the chat, Nolan discussed his new film and his future direction, with Murphy admitting: “When I’m not in Christopher Nolan’s movies, I love watching them.

Read the full interview here.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 06:30


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Barbie launch delayed in Pakistan due to ‘objectionable content’

Publication of Greta Gerwig Barbie Delayed due to “objectionable content” in Pakistan’s Punjab province.

Officials said the film will be reviewed and will require approval from provincial boards that censor scenes that violate the country’s social, cultural and religious values.

“There will be a full review of the film and it will be censored where necessary,” Farooq Mahmood, secretary of the Punjab Film Censor Board, told AFP.

The board did not clarify what content was “objectionable” or why.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 05:30


Barbie and Oppenheimer break world box office records

Warner Bros Barbie and Universal Oppenheimer They delivered the biggest global debuts of $337m and $174.2m respectively.

At the international box office, Greta Gerwig BarbieStarring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling, it grossed $182 million from 69 markets.

On the other hand, Christopher Nolan’s Cillian Murphy leads Oppenheimer It earned $93.7 million overseas in 78 markets.

Commenting on the decision, Warner Bros. president of international theatrical distribution, Andrew Cripps, said: Deadline: “The incredible global results we’ve seen are a testament to the filmmakers’ singular vision to deliver a fun and engaging experience that audiences of all ages will respond to in a fun and powerful way.”

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 05:00


‘Barbenheimer’ tops the box office in North America with $235 million

movies Barbie And Oppenheimer In its opening weekend in North America, it grossed $235.5m and attracted a record number of cinemagoers.

Warner Bros BarbieDirected by Greta Gerwig, Christopher Nolan grossed $155 million at the box office. Oppenheimer grossed $80.5 million.

Peony Hirwani24 July 2023 04:33


Quentin Tarantino has Barbenheim

Filmmaker Quentin Tarantino, a popular champion of cinema, stuck with Barbenheimer.

According to a Twitter user, The Pulp Fiction The director saw Oppenheimer First to visit Los Angeles before hitting the road Barbie.

In a meta twist, the movie that saw him get his ticket from here (Bruin) Sharon Tate – starring Barbie Starring Margot Robbie – in her latest film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

Jacob Stallworthy23 July 2023 23:15

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