The Nun II Dominates the Box Officer
In a spine-tingling turn of events, “The Nun II” has soared to the top of the box office, casting its shadow over the competition. The Scary Witch herself has conjured up a remarkable $13 million on its opening day, not to mention an additional $3.1 million from previews, effectively outshining its rivals.
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Raising the Horror Bar
“The Nun II” has raised the bar for the entire horror franchise. Its predecessor, the first chapter, raked in a formidable $53.8 million and went on to become the highest-grossing installment globally, amassing an eerie $365.5 million.
Familiar Faces Return
Directed by Michal Chaves, “The Nun II” welcomes back familiar faces, Taissa Farmiga and Bonnie Aarons, in this latest bone-chilling flick.
Legal Battle Looms
In a twist worthy of a horror plot, Bonnie Aarons, who portrays the terrifying Scary Nun, found herself embroiled in a legal battle with Warner Bros. She alleged that the studio had breached her contract by paying her a mere $71,500, denying her any bonuses despite the film’s resounding success.
Instead of accounting and paying transparently, Warner Bros. obscures and hides the true amount of Ms. Aarons’ rightful share of merchandising revenues, all the while continuing to exploit her,” the lawsuit stated, adding a real-life drama to the eerie world of “The Nun II.