Box Office: ‘Jurassic World Dominion’ Unearthing 142 Million Opening Weekend

"Jurassic World Dominion" has become the new box office apex predator.

Universal expects to earn 142.6 million over the weekend from 4,676 theaters in North America.

It would be the highest domestic opening for a non-superhero film since Covid-19 lockdowns were introduced.

That surpasses the 126 million mark set by "Top Gun: Maverick" only two weeks ago.

Despite earning 18 million in Thursday previews, Universal projected the sixth installment in the "Jurassic Park" franchise would earn 132.5 million by the weekend.

When Spielberg's 1993 original release was released, it became the highest grossing domestic film of all time.

the “Jurassic Park” franchise has a storied box office legacy. 

The previous two films, "Jurassic World" in 2015 and "Fallen Kingdom" in 2018, debuted with 208 million and 150 million viewers, respectively.

Considering the 185 million production price before marketing and distribution costs, "Jurassic World Dominion" will need to be maintained