July 7 Weekend Forecast: 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'
Your friendly neighboorhood superhero is back in this second reboot with an even younger Peter Parker. Spider-Man: Homecoming seems to benefit greatly from being in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, especially with the presence of Robert Downey Jr. Moreover, high social media presence and strong critical reception all suggest an impressive $120+ million opening weekend.
Forecasts for this weekend are below. All dollar amounts are rounded to the nearest thousand, and only represent domestic opening. A larger confidence interval may represent greater variance. Confidence intervals may not be normally distributed.
|Title||Lower Bound||Mean||Upper Bound|
|Despicable Me 3||$121,787,000||$123,036,000||$124,285,000|
MCU continues to expand with one of the most iconic superheroes finally returning to Marvel’s world. Our final projection is $123M for this sixth rendition of the web-slinging hero, since the first one broke all grounds for superhero movies.