Marvel Studios is taking the best of 2021 into your pocket thanks to its new releases, products delayed by the coronavirus pandemic that now have the opportunity to hit the box office to become number one. Black Widow – 87% and Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings – 95% are the first tapes of the studio in its new stage, however, the second has achieved much more than the first. According to Comicbook, Shang-chi has managed to avoid that drop in numbers during his second weekend, something that Black widow he couldn’t do it and condemned her to a kind of failure.
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Before launching its heavy products in 2021, Marvel Studios began paving the way with its series for Disney Plus. WandaVision – 95%, Falcon and the Winter Soldier – 97% and Loki – 96% work as an approach to the greatest adventures to come, and boy did they make it. The trio was among the most watched on Disney Plus during its opening time, reaching insane numbers and presenting stories as interesting as they were entertaining.
But with Black widow and Shang-chi What everyone was waiting for has arrived, the adventures on the big screen that have been postponed for so long. The truth is that the first film had a remarkable performance on its opening weekend, however, for the next one it suffered a fall from which it did not fully recover; but something very different has achieved Shang-chiWell, not only did it avoid the stumbling block of the second weekend, but it remains number one at the box office. Marvel Studios can rest assured of your success with the introductory adventure of the first great Asian-born Avenger.
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According to Comicbook, Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings it achieved US $ 90 million during its first weekend (including Labor Day celebrated in the United States), while for the second US $ 31.8 million, raising a total of US $ 175 million. For its part, Black widow suffered what is known as the worst collapse in the history of the MCU, specifically during its second weekend: after raising $ 80 million in its premiere, the following Friday and the days after only brought in $ 26 million. The truth is that there is not a big difference from the landscape of Shang-Chi, but the media took the time to rate the performance of Black widow as “disastrous.”
While Black widow it works as a goodbye for Natasha Romanoff in the MCU, Shang-chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings is an introductory adventure for the Asian Avenger that everyone has been waiting for. The critics have been very enthusiastic and positive, not only from the press, but also from the fans; audiences are delighted with Simu Liu’s adventure as the main star, and not even his stock photos have been able to tarnish the sweet taste of triumph. During the last days, the actor has been dedicated to showing off his success and making fun of those who bullied him because of his appearance and because they believed that Shang-chi it would not be successful.
Meanwhile, Marvel Studios is moving forward with their projects. The most anticipated of the year is Spider-Man: No Road Home, a film loaded with rumors and theories about characters that everyone is waiting for but that the company has not confirmed. The new Spider-Man film promises to be the biggest superhero event of 2021, a staging that could forever change the conceptions we have about the genre, will it be possible? No way home will have an exclusive theatrical release and is scheduled for December 17.
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