The movie is directed by Paul Green grass Captain Philips earned $600,000 as it began rolling out in theaters Thursday night, boosting chances that will hit $20 million in its debut. The movie out speed the $450,000earned Thursday night by Lee Danicts. Warner Bros, Gravity enjoying record breaking weekday business is expected to top the North American box office in its second weekend with grass north of $28 million; Tom Hanks Captain Philips earns $600,000thursday nights.
The 3D space drama starring Sandra Bullock got off to a great start last weekend and has even attracted movie goes to the multiplex mid week. As for Captain Philips the Tom Hanks action drama is poised $20 million. Like gravity film is aimed at adult audiences, which may hurt its ticket sales.