Smile becomes the biggest horror film of 2022 at the box office; Look!

It’s official: Smile (Smile) has just become the biggest horror movie of 2022 at the box office in theaters. Surpassing other successes such as The Black Phonefor example, the feature surpassed the mark of US$ 200 million worldwide.


Since its world premiere on September 30, Smile quickly reached number one in the most watched movie rankings. To give you an idea, in its fourth week of showing, the film grossed more than Halloween Ends (awaited franchise outcome halloween) in its second week of release.

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According to Variety, so far, Smile it hit $202.9 million in grosses, making it the 19th highest-grossing film of the year so far. Not bad for a horror movie, right?


Smile: what is the story of the movie?

Directed by newcomer Parker Finn, Smile follows the plot of Dr. Rose Cotter (Sosie Bacon), whose life is completely shaken when she witnesses a patient’s suicide.


After the trauma, Rose begins to have strange and frightening experiences that somehow seem to be related to the shocking death she witnessed.

In order to understand what is happening and resolve the situation, the character sets out in search of answers and solutions to combat the evil that seems to surround her life and the people close to her.

However, of course, the task will not be simple and Rose will have to go to the last consequences to prevent more deaths from happening, including her own.


In addition to Sosie Bacon, the production’s cast includes Jessie T. Usher (The Boys), Kyle Gallner, Caitlin Stasey, Kal Penn and Rob Morgan.

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Smile 2: Will there be a sequel?

About a possible sequence of smile, Paramount, the producer of the work, has not yet commented. However, due to the great numbers presented, it is possible that a new film will at least be discussed.

please note that Smile had a very small budget (when compared to other films) of only $17 million. Which makes its profits even more expressive and could encourage a sequel.

For a while, Smile It is still available in some theaters and does not yet have a release date on streaming. Keep an eye on My Series for more news!

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