Official CinemaScore for new Marvel Studios movie revealed
The latest Marvel Studios movie Eternals received is the official CinemaScore audience rating.
Eternals finally in theaters this weekend, and the reviews for the film are by far the most mixed of all the Marvel Studios films in the franchise. As of the publication of this article, the film currently has a Tomatometer score of 49% from critics, but with an 84% from audience. The film is the first in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to receive a “Rotten” rating, and now the official CinemaScore audience rating gives us an idea of what the general public thought on the film’s opening night.
On their official Twitter, CinemaScore revealed that: Eternals received a B rating from the public:
This CinemaScore B rating scores Eternals bottom of Marvel Studios movies, with the original lowest rating coming from Thor (2011), who received a B+. Compared to the Marvel Studios movies released in 2021 alone, Black Widow earned an A- and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings got an A
It will be interesting to see how Eternals’ box office performance will be evident as the film has generally received such a mixed reception. Regardless of your take on the film, there’s no denying that director Chloe Zhao left a big impression on Marvel Studios, creating one of the most unique films in the franchise’s history.
Here is the synopsis for Chloe Zhao’s Eternals:
The story takes place in two time periods. One storyline is set in the past when they operated as a formidable team and a close-knit family unit. The second storyline takes place in the present, when the group has fallen and split apart, content to live among humans and hide in plain sight. The prevailing threat of the Deviants, which once again threatens the very survival of humanity, means that the Eternals must put aside their differences and regroup.”
Chloe Zhao directed Eternals from a script she co-wrote with Patrick Burleigh, Kaz Firpo and Ryan Firpo. The Marvel Studios project’s cast includes Gemma Chan as Sersi, Richard Madden as Ikaris, Kumail Nanjiani as Kingo, Lia McHugh as Sprite, Brian Tyree Henry as Phastos, Lauren Ridloff as Makkari, Barry Keoghan as Druig, Don Lee as Gilgamesh, Kit Harington as Dane Whitman, Salma Hayek as Ajak and Angelina Jolie as Thena.
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