Weekend Box Office: September 9-11, 2022
by Emily Nagle
Top 5 Highest Grossing Films for September 9-11, 2022
5. The Invitation ($2.7 million)
4. Top Gun: Maverick ($3.2 million)
3. Bullet Train ($3.3 million)
2. Brahmastra Part One: Shiva ($4.5 million)
1. Barbarian ($10.5 million)
Although this past weekend was the lowest grossing one for the box office for this entire year, it saw 2 new releases breaking into the top 5. Horror film “Barbarian” was the top release, exceeding box office predictions of $8 million for its opening weekend. It stars Georgina Campbell as Tess, a young woman renting a Detroit home that turns out to be occupied. When she stays the night, she discovers dark secrets in the house.
“Brahmastra Part One: Shiva” had a limited release to less than 1,000 theaters, but made it to number two after grossing an average of $5,609 per theater. This Hindi film was distributed by Disney in the United States, and has been met with mixed reviews from critics.