The film stars Kelsey Grammer and Joel Courtney.

Lionsgate and Kingdom Story for the film, which is expected to make just under $7 million in its debut weekend The Jesus Revolution continues to exceed expectations. The opening is the same day Cocaine bear and at the same time as Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, The Jesus Revolution done $15.5 million in its three-day domestic debutsurpassing the projected $7 million, taking third place Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania and Cocaine bear.

On the second weekend, The Jesus Revolution It continues to impress at the box office with an estimated $8.65 million through Sunday, earning a total of $30 million. The Jesus Revolution opened in more than 2,400 theaters in its debut weekend, targeting the faith-based demographic.


“Jesus Revolution” is a great success

Targeting an underserved audience like faith-inspired moviegoers seems to have worked well for Lionsgate, but it’s also worth noting that the production company has its work cut out for it to build buzz around a faith-based film. did Prior to the nationwide release, Lionsgate organized church screenings and university screenings to attract thousands of people across the country. But that’s not all The Jesus Revolution It continues to do well in theaters due to its excellence, as it holds a 99% audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes and an A+ CinemaScore. With a budget of $15 million, the film became a huge hit for Lionsgate and Kingdom Story.

Joel Courtney
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Meanwhile, Creed III dethroned Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania at the local box office With an impressive $22 million at the Friday box office The Jesus Revolution It earned $2 million at the domestic box office on its second Friday. Newcomers, Crunchyroll’s Demon Slayer: To the Swordsman Village was $4.1 million and Operation Fortune: Ruse de Guerre It opened in over 2,100 theaters to just $1 million.

The Jesus Revolution managed by John Erwin and Brent McCorkle. Set in California in the 1970s, the film is set in The Disillusioned Man (Joel Courtney) after meeting a hippie street preacher (Jonathan Rumi). The duo team up to help pastor Chuck Smith (Kelsey Grammer) reopens his weakened church to radicals. Erwin is one half of the Erwin Brothers, a duo known for making Christian films American modesty and I can only imagine.

check out The Jesus Revolution read the trailer and official synopsis below:

In the 1970s, young Greg Laurie is looking for all the right things in all the wrong places: until he meets Lonnie Frisby, a charismatic hippie street preacher. Together with Pastor Chuck Smith, they open the doors of Smith’s declining church to an unexpected revival of radical, new love that TIME magazine calls the Jesus Revolution.