Delia Owens’ 2018’s novel ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ based Sony Pictures’ production same name film ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ has been released in the theaters, and the film received mostly positive reviews from the audience but also rejected by critics, overall mixed. But despite receiving mixed reviews, the small-budget production ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ has performed well at the box office.
Is Where the Crawdads Sing Hit Or Flop?
As per reports, Sony Pictures’ novel-based film ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’, released in the USA on 15 July 2022 in more than 3650 theaters, collected $7.26 million on its opening day and $17.25 million on its opening weekend at the domestic box office. Overall, ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ has so far collected $72.67 million domestically and $14.80 million overseas, for a worldwide total of $87.47 million.
Despite receiving mixed reviews, Daisy Edgar-Jones starring $24 million production-budgeted film, has performed pretty well at the box office, while the film clashed with Paramount Pictures’ $45 million budgeted ‘Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank’. The four weekend of ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ looks good, but it’s not a long-running film, and in coming weeks, it’s a total washout from theaters with $100 million lifetime globally, and $100 million is enough for ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ to become a hit film and overall, ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ consider as a successful film by reports.
Talking about the critical response, then ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ received a 7.1/10* IMDb, and on Rotten Tomatoes, it scored 34/100% based on 185 reviews.
‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ is directed by Olivia Newman from a screenplay written by Lucy Alibar, and it stars Daisy Edgar-Jones, Taylor John Smith, and Harris Dickinson. The film was produced under the production banners of Columbia Pictures, 3000 Pictures, and Hello Sunshine and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing.