Joker Breaks Record with $13.3 Million on Thursday Night
Joker has topped the previous record of $10 million Thursday night of Venom. The most talked about villain movie delivered a record-breaking $13.3 million Thursday night. DC’s film has eclipsed the numbers of Venom – earned $10 million in previews last year while made an $80 million debut at the box office – both were records for October.
Joaquin Phoenix’s film (4300 theaters ) is already the widest opening of all-time in October it has left Venom (4250 theaters ) again behind. The Todd Phillips directional is aiming for a $80-85 million record October debut. Film is pacing just ahead of Tom Hardy’s Venom which of course holds the current October’s largest opening weekend record ever of $80.25 million.