Despite intense opposition in the media, the "R" rating from the MPAA, and the high technological censorship, the film about life "Unplanned" wildly exceeds expectations in the box
Dramatic journey of Johnson from the mouthpiece to an abortion to the Crusader in life – for these the weekend took about 6,1 thousand dollars, which is expected to become a movie number 5 in the box office
It is noteworthy that the "Unplanned" (budget of $ 6 million) has accumulated a total average screen size of $ 5770 per screen, replacing the big-budget film "Captain Marvel" (budget $ 152 million).
"also dominated the views of the audience, scoring 93% on Rotten Tomatoes and receiving A + rating from CinemaScore.
The film about life, oddly enough, was thrown out by one obstacle because of its disclosure of planned parenthood and the reality of abortions. "Unplanned" was impressed by the controversial rating of R from the MPAA, and TV networks refused to advertise the movie. On Saturday Twitter did not understandably suspended the official account of the film, however, after a quick negative reaction, the "error" was fixed and the score was restored.
" Unplanned "focus around Johnson, a former head of Planned Parenthood who helped with more than 22,000 abortions before witnessing ultrasound abortion management
"I thought I was helping women," Johnson said in January. "But I did more harm than good. It was not until I saw a child struggle for my life, that my world had collapsed, and I realized the enormity of my actions. I had to go. "
In a statement to The Daily Wire, Johnson pointed to God for the success of the film.
See what God did," she said. "I did not like the" Unpredictable "debut. and conversations throughout the country are instructive and encouraging. My mailbox is filled with stories of women who have fallen victim to healing through this film, as well as people who have begun to question their convictions. "an organization that has helped more than 500 workers from abandonment leave the industry and find new ones and workplaces.
The leading actress Ashley Bratcher said she was "blown away" by the success of the film
as well as the ticket numbers, "Betcher said in The Daily Wire." This is not only not so my most daring dreams, but it surpassed critics' expectations all over the country. Despite the biased critical reviews written more like descriptions, the audience came out. I just learned that UNPLANNED got the + CinemaScore you wanted. Although this is really honor, the most interesting thing in the opening of this weekend is the flow of messages that I received from people who survived healing and heart changes. " . Betcher was almost interrupted by her mother, she discovered last year.
"I need to tell you what I never told you before. I was going to interrupt you, "the actress said, the mother told her during the filming. Brother's mother had an abortion three years before her birth. ̵
REVIEW" Unplanned "trailer, below: