Another historic weekend for movies. According to studio estimates, Deadpool has amassed and estimated 135mil opening weekend. The rated R film featuring Ryan Reynolds has broken a few movie records including the “Biggest rated R opening” beating (2003’s ‘Matrix Reloaded‘ with an opening weekend of 91.8mil). Also the “Biggest February weekend and President’s Day weekend” beating (2015’s ‘Fifty Shades of Grey‘ with an opening weekend of 85.2mil).
Deadpool is expected to eclipse the 150mil mark over the four day weekend.
Source: USA Today