VENOM opens to $205.2M worldwide!


Venom utterly devoured the competition at the box office this weekend making an approximate $205.2M worldwide!

After a record breaking preview night for October the movie went on to break serval further records. First up the movie took $35.75M on Friday to again take the record for October. On Saturday the gross grew a further $26M.6 rounding out the weekend with $20.6M on Sunday. Its North America gross is currently $80M.

Internationally the film took $125.2M from 58 markets according to BoxOfficeMojo. Top markets include: South Korean ($15.7M), Russia ($11.7M), Mexico ($7.1M), Australia ($6.4M), Germany and Brazil both came in at $5.2M. Here in the UK Venom topped the box office, beating Johnny English Strikes Again, with $9.3M.

Audiences in America scored the film a B+ CineScore. That puts it on par with movies like The Amazing Spider-Man 2Suicide Squad and Justice League.

One of Marvel’s most enigmatic, complex and badass characters comes to the big screen, starring Academy Award® nominated actor Tom Hardy as the lethal protector Venom.

Venom stars Tom Hardy in the lead role. Supporting cast includes Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Scott Haze, Reid Scott and Woody Harrelson. The film is directed by Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland) from a script by Scott Rosenberg & Jeff Pinkner. Executive producers are David Householter, the legendary Stan Lee and Kelly Marcel.

Venom is in cinemas worldwide now! For more check out our Venom archive here!

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Neil is the GYCO Editorial Chief. He has a BA in Film & Tv and an MA in Scriptwriting; he currently works 9-5 as an office manager and 5-9 as a reviewer/web designer. He has been subscribing to comics for around nine years but has been reading them as long as he can remember. Favourite comics: Batman; Nightwing, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and All New X-Men Favourite films: Batman (any apart from & Robin); Star Trek Generations, Underworld, Beetlejuice Favourite TV shows: Fringe; Buffy, Arrow, TBBT, Being Human UK and Star Trek TNG