Chilling Triumph of “Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire,” Topping U.S. Box Office

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GLOBAL RELEASE—Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire dominated the U.S. box office during its debut weekend, propelling the entire Ghostbusters franchise past the $1 billion mark.

Led by stars Paul Rudd, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, and McKenna Grace, the film raked in $45.2 million domestically and has since grossed $61.6 million worldwide, with its Philippine release slated for April 10.

Image Courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

Images Courtesy of Columbia Pictures.

In Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, the Spengler family returns to the iconic New York City firehouse to collaborate with the original Ghostbusters, leveraging a top-secret research lab to combat a newfound paranormal threat. Critics lauded the film’s ability to balance humor and thrills, with The Hollywood Reporter praising its seamless blend of laughs and scares.

Deadline commended the performances of the cast, particularly highlighting the chemistry between Rudd and Coon, as well as the authenticity brought by Wolfhard and Grace. Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire, distributed by Columbia Pictures in the Philippines, promises an exciting cinematic experience upon its release.