Chris Pine has the precise stuff for film magic — his newest flick, ‘Dungeons & Dragons,’ simply swiped the highest spot on the field workplace … stealing the highlight from Keanu Reeves.
The actor and his rag-tag crew of costars — Michelle Rodriguez, Justice Smith, Rege-Jean Web page, and so on. — cleaned up this weekend in theaters … the place ‘Honor Amongst Thieves’ got here in first forward of ‘John Wick 4’ by fairly a bit, a whopping $38.5 mil in comparison with $28.2 mil.
That is fairly shocking contemplating the large momentum KR’s action-packed blockbuster had behind it final weekend — to not point out the rave evaluations. Chris, nevertheless, had simply as a lot good phrase of mouth about his fantasy journey movie … which everybody appears to be loving.
We have seen it ourselves … and yeah, it is fairly freaking superior. You do not even must be an actual D&D nerd to get pleasure from it both — which is sorta the genius of it … mass enchantment for all.
If you happen to’re unfamiliar with what it is about … ‘D&D’ follows a rescue-the-kid plot — with Hugh Grant enjoying a hilariously snobbish unhealthy man. Rege is nice too … and the humor all through is top-notch. CP actually is likely to be on Ryan Reynolds‘ stage with comedic timing and supply.
There’s additionally a wildly surprising cameo that pops up about halfway via … from yet one more good-looking main man in Hollywood, for whom no position is just too small. Actually.
Chris is on a roll along with his initiatives these days … dude would not appear to be in something objectively unhealthy, and ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ isn’t any exception.
Additionally, 2023 is off to an ideal begin with ticket gross sales. The final couple months or so have seen big numbers from motion pictures like “Creed III,” “Scream VI,” ‘John Wick 4’ and now … ‘D&D.’ Looks like we could also be again from the pandemic blues in any case — no less than thus far, anyway.