Screenings will be held at 250 AMC locations across the country.
The actor made his comments after “Black Panther” won the best cast award.
Jackson’s estate has described the film as “tabloid character assassination.”
Police say tensions are high ahead of the film’s world premiere.
“We didn’t actually run a campaign,” the writer-director says.
Spike Lee and his drama ‘BlacKkKlansman’ also had strong showings.
The two were singled out for turning in some of 2018’s worst performances.
“It’s like something Trump would do,” the comedian tweeted.
M. Night Shyamalan thriller is on pace for third best MLK weekend opening ever.
The writer-director has enlisted social media star Dremon Cooper.
The dramedy faced a series of roadblocks on its path to success.
The original film debuted in 1988.