Maverick’s Digital Release Becomes Best Week One Title Of All Time

top gun It was one of the best-selling VHS tapes of all time when it was released, and now its sequel has followed suit with the biggest opening-week sales in digital movie history, according to Fandango’s Erik Davis. Davis said that the film is also already one of the 20 best-selling digital titles of all time. These numbers reflect not only the enthusiasm for the movie, but also the idea that blockbuster movies that don’t go straight to streaming can still have a decent shelf life. It will be interesting to see how the film fares on DVD and Blu-ray when it comes down to it.

Dissident It has been the highest grossing film of the year, so much so that it remains in theaters, even when the digital version is available to buy. With little real competition at the box office right now, Davis noted that there’s a real chance the film could end up topping both the US box office and the digital sales chart in the same week, something that’s virtually unprecedented. even after a plethora of day-and-date releases during the pandemic.

When it was first released on VHS in 1987, top gun It was the best-selling tape of all time. While most movies in the early days of home video sold for over $75 (a studio strategy to keep them prohibitively expensive for the average person), Paramount decided to embrace the VHS market with top gun. It was one of the first movies to have a “price of its own” and arguably changed the face of the home entertainment market forever when it sold in huge numbers.

Top Gun: Maverick has received positive reactions from fans and critics. It earned a coveted A+ CinemaScore, the first awarded in 2022, and has a 97% positive rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

According to Top Gun: Maverick‘s official synopsis, After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s finest aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a fearless test pilot and dodging the rank advancement that I would leave him on the ground. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who choose to fly it.

Joseph Kosinski directed Top Gun: Maverick’s a screenplay written by Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer and Christopher McQuarrie. The film stars Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Ed Harris, and Val Kilmer.

Top Gun: Maverick it’s still in theaters, and now it’s also available to buy on Digital. A DVD and a Blu-ray will be released in November.

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