The Incredibles 2 has been shattering records at the box office this weekend. After the dust settled from the multitude of Pixar fans flocking to theaters, Incredibles 2 can now claim the highest animation debut of all time! The $180 million in domestic ticket sales crushed the projected estimates of $125 million to $140 million that analysts were originally predicting.
To put this in perspective, Finding Dory was the previous reigning champ with opening weekend ticket sales totaling $135 million in 2016 (not adjusted for inflation). The live-action version of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast had a $116 million opening weekend for its debut last year.
In “Incredibles 2,” Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob (voice of Craig T. Nelson) navigates the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life at home with Violet (voice of Sarah Vowell), Dash (voice of Huck Milner) and baby Jack-Jack—whose superpowers are about to be discovered. Their mission is derailed, however, when a new villain emerges with a brilliant and dangerous plot that threatens everything. But the Parrs don’t shy away from a challenge, especially with Frozone (voice of Samuel L. Jackson) by their side. That’s what makes this family so Incredible.
Source Credit: Hollywood Reporter
Ready to experience Disney for yourself? Click Here for your FREE No Obligation Quote (or fill out the form below) from a Certified Disney Travel Specialist from MickeyTravels, the official travel partner for Chip and Company.
Contact me today to start planning your magical Disney vacation. As an agent with MickeyTravels (designated with Platinum Earmarked status by Disney), my goal is to help you plan the Magic your way. I create customized itineraries, book advanced dining and FastPass+ reservations, monitor for discounts for your vacation, and much much more! And did I mention that my services are FREE? Find me on Facebook or feel free to email me with any Disney vacation questions at SPhillips@mickeytravels.com
Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you! Just fill out the form below and someone will be in touch!