Pixar’s most popular and popular releases light year Finally Hit Screen, A Spin Off On Buzz light year From the Toy Story saga, the film was expected to grow at the box office. However, the animated venture fell short of expectations by a huge amount.
Contrary to expectations between US$75 million to US$105 million, the film managed to gross only US$51 million at the North American box office. Rarely, the film’s business is lower than all of Pixar’s previous releases, including the 1999 film Toy Story 2, which collected $57.3 million. Thankfully, the film’s business doesn’t rank it Pixar’s lowest opener. really, light year Some of the other releases like The Good Dinosaur, Cocoa and Onward have managed to rank high on the list.
The reason behind its unexpected opening is attributed to the fact that the audience associated with the film was mostly an older crowd which patronized the film for its nostalgic value. This, coupled with the fact that Pixar’s recent releases are streaming directly on Disney+, has made viewers think that the animation giant’s ventures will be available on OTT.
As for Lightyear’s business in overseas markets, the film debuted in 43 markets with $34.6M, bringing its global collections total to US$85.6 million. Not surprisingly, the top markets for the film include Mexico which grossed US$8.1 million and the UK which earned US$4 million.