The threequel of ‘Fantastic Beasts’, ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ received mixed reviews from the audience and critics. According to reports, the fantasy drama ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’ has performed well at the box office, but in the international market, while the domestic collection of ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ is not well, and it’s worst compared to the last two films. ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ so far box office performance is the same as Warner Bros. Pictures’ ‘Dune’.
Is Secrets Of Dumbledore Hit Or Flop?
According to reports, the fantasy drama ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’, released in the USA on 15 April 2022 in more than 4200 theaters, collected $20 million on its opening day and $42.15 million on its opening weekend at the domestic box office (USA & Canada). Overall, ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ has so far collected $95.85 million domestically (USA & Canada), $309.31 million overseas, and has a total grossed $405.16 million worldwide against the budget of $200 million.
‘Secrets Of Dumbledore’ collected near $400 million globally and mostly earnings from overseas theaters. But the shocking thing is that $400 million is not enough for ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ to become a successful film because the budget for the film is $200 million, excluding prints and advertising costs. Overall, looking at the so-far box office performance, News Portals and critics considered ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ as an Below-Hit film at the box office.
The so-far domestic box office of the film is not too well, and according to reports, ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ will not cross the $100 million mark in domestic areas, and that’s a poor performance from the film domestically. Overall, one more line is that the ‘Secrets of Dumbledore’ is ‘Dune 2.0’ at the box office, apart from reviews.
Talking about the critical response, then ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’ received a 6.2/10* IMDb rating, and on Rotten Tomatoes, it is scored 46/100% based on 233 reviews.
‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’
The ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’ is directed by David Yates and film stars Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Mads Mikkelsen, Alison Sudol, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, and Katherine Waterston. ‘Secrets of Dumbledore‘ was produced under the production banners of Warner Bros. Pictures and Heyday Films and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. The third installment of Fantastic Beasts and the 11th film of Wizarding World, ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore’, was written by J. K. Rowling and Steve Kloves.