Fifty Shades Darker is out and is creating new milestones at the box-office globally as well as across the country. The Universal Pictures’ movie went past the $200M mark recently at the international box office. Moreover, the flick has already crossed $300M globally. The movie is the sequel of the 2015 release Fifty Shades of Grey.
The first movie collected $207.8M overseas and around $300M globally. So after all, the chemistry between Dakota Johnson & Jamie Dornan managed to attract the viewers to the theaters. The onscreen coupled faced a lot of criticism from fans and critics for lack of sexual chemistry for the first movie. However, this time along the pair worked hard to get things right and the result is for everyone to see.
Fifty Shades Darker Dominates Global Box-office
According to Deadline, the James Foley-helmed erotic drama dominated the ticket windows internationally. The movie was released across all the major European and American countries across the world including Germany, Spain, Russia, France, Australia, and Brazil.
Incidentally, the movie has inspired many people with erotic dreams. Sources reveal that sale of sex toys have increased following the release of Fifty Shades Darker trailer and movie. People are watching the movie to get new ideas on how to enjoy their private moments more creatively. Many sex therapists believe that the movie has been instrumental in encouraging people to buy such toys.
Surprisingly, Fifty Shades Darker did not get good ratings from the critics. The acting, storyline and even the overall presentation was criticized by many. Despite all such criticism, Fifty Shades Darker managed to win the hearts of the viewers indicating that if the efforts at entertaining are genuine, no one can stop a movie from becoming a hit.
Movie Boosts Sale of the Book
The movie is a cinematic adaptation of the book from E.L. James. The book already a big hit has received a new boost ever since the movie has released. Reports indicate that it has been among 200 -300 bestselling books since last week on Amazon. The novel released almost five years ago has received a new boost now that the Fifty Shades Darker movie is out.
The flick is expected to create new milestones and prepare a grand pathway of success for the next installment of the franchise Fifty Shades Freed. With this hit, the pair of Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan has also clicked. Producers might want to use this success and cast the pair yet again in another movie soon.
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