Marketing, social media and urban audiences are huge factors in the film’s success.
Acclaimed horror film performed particularly well in New York, Washington DC, and Baltimore.
Some critics have described the film as a “white savior movie.”
Slasher pic posts second-best opening ever for an R-rated horror film.
“Venom” holds onto the top spot for a second straight weekend.
Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish proved a winning combination.
One reviewer calls the film “a blown-up version of a bad sitcom.”
Dinosaur sequel charts impressive $150 million domestic opening.
The film is slated to arrive in theaters on March 15, 2019.