Sony s R-rated comedyNo Hard Feelings, starringJennifer Lawrence, grossed $2.15 million from Thursday previews. At the American box office, the movie is anticipated to gross between $15 million and $18 million over its debut weekend. Visit our review.
In its Friday release, the film grossed $5.3 million across 3,208 theaters. According toreports, No Hard Feelings has the potential to surpass DC s The Flash (Read review) and claim the third position. Meanwhile, The Flash hopes to avoid a significant 70% drop and aims for a range of $12 million (at the lower end) to over $24 million (with a stronghold).
The movie lasts 99 minutes, or 1 hour and 39 minutes. In the film, Maddie (Jennifer Lawrence), who thinks she s found the answer to her financial troubles, discovers an intriguing job listing: wealthy helicopter parents looking for someone todatetheir introverted 19-year-old son, Percy (Andrew Barth Feldman), and bring him out of his shell before he leaves for college. Time is running out, but awkward Percy turns out to be more difficult than she anticipated. She has one summer to turn him into a man or she will lose everything. Directed byGene Stupnitskyfrom a screenplay byJohn Phillips, who co-wrote it with Stupnitsky.
The film also starsMatthew Broderickas Percy s father,Laura Benantias Percy s mother,Natalie Moralesas a friend of Maddie,Scott MacArthuras a friend of Maddie,Ebon Moss-Bachrachas Gary,Hasan Minhaj, andKyle Mooney.
Produced by Alex Saks, Naomi Odenkirk, Marc Provissiero, Jennifer Lawrence, and Justine Ciarrocchi. Executive producers include Kerry Orent and John Phillips.
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