The cowboy era is evoked once again to make you get the stylised version of action and thrill with the remake of The Magnificent Seven a movie that blown the audience’ mind in the 60’s that came up with the same name. But the original one was inspired by 1954 Japanese film Seven Samurai. With stars like Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D’Onofrio, Lee Byung-hun, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Martin Sensmeier, Haley Bennett and Peter Sarsgaard The Magnificent Seven has hit the theatres today in the United States.
Sony collaborated with MGM and Village Roadshow on the movie for the star-studded remake of 1960 classic Western. That action-thriller made with a budget of $95,000,000, is releasing in across 3,665 locations apart from the USA, such as the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, and Russia. The film got positive reviews, but it is true that it will attract the older audiences easily who can get the feel of that era at its background and essence of the movie that represents the classic rustic culture, that the younger generation may lack. The bad boys, the gun nuts, the cigars are all very charming with excellent action sequences. But the movie is full of murder and bloodsheds and explosions. The Los Angeles Times reviewed that, ‘The Magnificent Seven arrives in theatres at a time when the Western genre has been struggling to attract wide audiences’.
The Magnificent Seven Box Office Collection
But the audiences are responding to the movie and smart camera work and action has given a very stylizing effect to The Magnificent Seven. Getting the mixed review, with time its gaining positivity, thanks to its remarkable promotion. This classic genre movie has been able to earn a clean $49 million in its first-day box office collection. Though the US audiences have added the 40% of the business, Germany, Spain, and Russia added the 60% of its business. The prediction for its future business is more dependent on the countries outside the USA, for its success.