Solo grossed $14.1 million in Thursday previews for a projected $35 million Friday.
These figures place Solo behind the previous standalone Star Wars film, Rogue One, which had a three-day opening weekend of $155 million. The tentpole has been forecast to lift off with $130 million to $150 million at 4,380 sites during the four-day Memorial Day weekend in North America. The movie took in a dismal $11.4 million from its first 43 markets on Wednesday and Thursday. The latest - Solo: A Star Wars Story - comes just months after Star Wars:The Last Jedi. Disney hasn't yet provided numbers from China, but box-office sources there show the movie opening to roughly $3 million on Friday for a possible weekend debut in the $10 million range.
Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star Wars Story, an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy.
"Solo" follows Alden Ehrenreich as a young Han Solo, who befriends his future co-pilot and Wookiee companion Chewbacca, and meets the gambler Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover).
The film originated years ago with an idea by Lawrence Kasdan, the screenwriter behind Empire Strikes Back.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge is L3-37 in Solo: A Star Wars Story.
"Solo" is the second of the "Star Wars" anthology films, which are being spun off as origin stories, following "Rogue One". The posters and print material all look fun and stylized, but the actual trailer looks gray and unsatisfying. Numerous characters get their time in the spotlight, although a couple, perhaps inevitably due to the heist nature of the movie, are given short shrift, and a few fall foul of either poor performances or scripting issues, and here's how they all stack up. Hopefully Solo will kick butt, but without Harrison Ford at the center of the action, it's hard to say! Over this long weekend, fans will get to decide for themselves if Kasdan and company created their own magic with Solo, but for Jon Kasdan's part, he at least wants you to know that he understands that feeling, and did his best to take you there.
It was not immediately clear why he had those books, but public speculation focused on Kazan, who died in 2003. Weinstein agreed to post $1 million cash bail, wear an electronic monitor and not travel beyond NY and CT .
The finding remains true - although at different levels of impact - for the 18 varieties or hybrids of rice tested so far. Rice is the primary food source for more than two billion people around the world, a key source of protein and vitamins.
A "subtropical" designation means it has characteristics of tropical storm but now lacks the potential of becoming a hurricane. It is expected to move north into the Gulf of Mexico later today or tomorrow and gradually transition into a tropical storm.
The FWP wildlife management section chief Quentin Kujala later clarified it is most likely to be a wolf-dog hybrid. One online commenter wrote, "That could very well be what's being called Dogman", the Tribune reported.
Meanwhile, Liverpool won Group E with 12 points before taking care of Porto (5-0), Manchester City (5-1) and Roma (7-6). Klopp will probably have to chose between Dominic Solanke and Danny Ings for the final place on the substitutes' bench.
The Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 Sunday to wrap up the Western Conference final series in five games. Viva Las Vegas and those who took a massive chance by putting their money on the Golden Knights before the season began.
Vekselberg heads the Renova Group, a Russian conglomerate, an Intrater runs Columbus Nova, a subsidiary of Renova. Russian billionaire Viktor Vekselberg acquired his wealth in the post-Soviet era's oil and gas industry.
What would that say about the game? I go to practically all Liverpool games and I haven't missed a home game in almost four years. Kevin Frewen wrote: "Really poor, find another airport, subsidise them, make another option viable".
It’s do or die for Capitals, Lightning in Game 7
Washington convincingly won Games 1 and 2 in Tampa Bay by a combined score of 10-4, raising hopes in D.C. and doubts by the Bay. Maybe it's time for this misbelief to go away permanently! Against the Blue Jackets, Ovechkin scored two goals.
Ronaldo lives for Champions League final stage: Zidane
But we are back, first and foremost. "He is unbelievably good in the air, we never really saw that at Manchester United ". He said: "That's what we [did] the whole season already pretty much since we had the injuries".
Ebola outbreak in DR Congo
The US government has added $7 million to the initial $1 million it previously committed to fighting the virus in Congo, U.S. In particular, he emphasized the proximity of neighboring countries as a major challenge of the current outbreak.
As series progresses, LeBron's getting exhausted of Celtics
Stevens added, "We're going to have to move on from (the Game 5) win, play better than we have to have a chance to win Game 6". I'd be willing to bet that this Cleveland team finishes ten games under.500 without LeBron James on the roster.
Opioids found in Puget Sound mussels
Researchers said the mussels aren't harmed by the opioids because they don't metabolize them, but other fish can. Oxycodone was just one of several pharmaceutical and personal care product compounds found in the mussel tissue.
Major Manchester United Signing 'Imminent'
The five-time World Cup winners warm up for this summer's finals by facing Luka Modric and co.at Anfield next Sunday. Fred is also capable of protecting the defense, something Nemanja Matic had to do alone last season.
Red Bull heads to Monaco as favourite
If Horner is to be believed though, Hamilton clearly has an eye on moving higher up that list in the coming years. He then signed off by turning to Vettel and teasing the idea of a future partnership outside of Formula One.