Director duo Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, jointly called Daniels, can anticipate to be courted by the greatest studios in the market after the record-breaking success of their difficult-to-describe 2nd function together, Whatever All Over Simultaneously. In its ninth weekend of release, the martial arts dream will end up being indie clothing A24’s greatest earning domestic release, with over $50 million in the bank.
Whatever All Over Simultaneously edged out director Greta Gerwig’s Woman Bird ($48.9 million) on Friday to end up being A24’s second-biggest domestic grosser. It ought to surpass the Safdie bros’ Uncut Gems ($50.02 million) to declare the top area by Sunday. Ari Aster’s launching scary movie Genetic stays A24’s highest-grossing release around the world ($80 million) however it tapped out locally with $44 million.
Starring Michelle Yeoh, Jamie Lee Curtis, Stephanie Hsu, Ke Huy Quan, Whatever All Over Simultaneously informs a multiverse-hopping romance filled with visual energy and narrative aspiration. It admires martial arts movies, black comedies, animation and sci-fi/fantasy legendaries. The movie is presently playing in over 1,500 domestic theaters, after a mindful platform release that started over 2 months back, kick-started after a headline-grabbing best at the SXSW Movie Celebration.
The movie was launched in 10 theaters in its opening weekend, where it climaxed for the best per-theater average of the year ($50k). Whatever All Over At One Time consequently crossed over from specialized movie theaters and made it to across the country chains, all on the strength of favorable word-of-mouth, a clever marketing project, and some genuinely magnificent evaluations.