The romantic suspense film ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ has won praise from fans and media alike since it arrived in Northern America cinemas on July 15, with its ups and downs, breathtakingly beautiful wetland scenes, superb acting and a tear-jerking sense of empathy.
‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ collected $17 million in its opening weekend, far exceeding expectations and ranking third on the weekend box office list. The Rotten Tomatoes popcorn index was a solid 96%, so it can be said that the box office and word of mouth are both red.
The film is based on Northern America’s phenomenal novel ‘Where the Crawdads Sing’, produced by Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon and starring Daisy Edgar-Jones (‘Normal People’) as the lead. ‘) in the lead role, pop diva Taylor Swift for the film’s original and sung the theme song Carolina, Northern America hot in theaters to look forward to.
“Where the Crawdads Sing” Northern America grossed $17 million in its opening weekend, and the media hailed it as a “wonderful and phenomenal film”
Where the Crawdads Sing’ opened to $7.275 million on its first day in Northern America, and earned $17 million on its first weekend, ranking third on the weekend box office chart and far exceeding expectations to become a dark horse at the box office.
This result successfully beat ‘The Notebook’, ‘Paper Towns’ and ‘The Longest Ride’ to set the best opening weekend box office record for a film adaptation of feminist literature.
In addition, the film’s Rotten Tomatoes popcorn index continues to soar, stable at 96% so far, the U.S. movie rating list Cinemascore is given a high score of A-!
“Variety magazine described the film as a mystery, a romance, a nature film, and a fable with a very moving female power.
A.V.CLUB praised star Daisy Edgar-Jones for her charisma: “She gives Kya equal parts intimacy and distance, and makes the character real and vividly come to life from the book.”
And Observer affirmed that the film is one of the closest literary adaptations of the original in years, commenting that “it’s a film that resonates and is not only strong but satisfying.”
Reese Witherspoon praised Daisy Edgar-Jones for her amazing power, and the film’s moving plot made fans of the original run to tears in the theater
The film tells the story of Kya, a “swamp girl” who grew up in the wetlands and became the prime suspect in the accidental death of her ex-boyfriend.
Faced with unfair exclusion and accusations, Kya is tormented by fate and decides to face it bravely, while the truth and secrets under the dark currents are about to be uncovered.
As the film’s producer, Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon confessed, “This is not just a story of survival, but also of a girl who exceeds expectations and who surprises us with every moment of her power.”
At the same time, the film has also received a high degree of recognition from fans, which can be described as critical acclaim.
“North Carolina wetlands picturesque, the story unfolded, the original party almost tears in the cinema”, “let people cry beauty, it has been a long time to see the logic and narrative so perfect story”, “the female lead acting I cried so much I didn’t know who I was”, “This is the best literary adaptation I’ve ever seen.” ……
I believe this beautiful, heartbreaking and phenomenal movie will continue to bring more surprises to everyone with the momentum of a dark horse.
‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ is produced by Oscar-winner Reese Witherspoon, directed by Olivia Newman (‘First Match’), with Lucy Alibar (‘Beasts of the Southern Wild’), written by Daisy Edgar-Jones (‘Normal People’), starring Harris Dickinson, Michael Hyatt, Sterling Macer Jr. . and David Strathairn, among others.
‘Where the Crawdads Sing’ is now in theaters in Northern America, so stay tuned!