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Mini Phenomenon: Place and Production Budget

mini phenomenon: Studio estimates on Sunday have placed A Quiet Place, with 22 million, in first, and Rampage in second with 21 million, but it's possible those numbers may shift when final results are tallied on Monday, according to CTV. Still, John Krasinski's A Quiet Place continues to be a mini phenomenon. This time buzz had the slight advantage. With a 17 million production budget, A Quiet Place has grossed 132.4 million from North American theatres in three weeks. The film boasts a worldwide tally of 283 million, and Johnson has continued using his social media accounts to hype the film and thank audiences. Rampage, too, is down only 41 per cent domestically in its second weekend and continues to rake in the dollars globally. ( As reported in the news.