The concert film “Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour” has taken the box office by storm, earning a remarkable $39 million on its opening day across 3,855 North American locations. This impressive figure even includes $2.8 million from Thursday previews.
The film’s success has secured its place as the second-biggest opening day for October releases, following closely behind the 2019 acclaimed comic book drama “Joker” with $39.3 million. “Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour” outperformed other notable titles like “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” ($37.4 million) and “Halloween” ($33 million).
Furthermore, this impressive opening day ranks as the seventh-highest of 2023, standing between “Oppenheimer” ($43 million) and “The Little Mermaid” ($38 million) in the year’s box office rankings.
Taylor Swift’s dedicated fan base and the allure of experiencing her concert tour on the big screen have undoubtedly contributed to the film’s extraordinary debut, marking a noteworthy milestone in the world of concert cinema.