Good day, and welcome to this Monday edition of The Monitor, WIRED &# x27; s pop culture word summary. Today, we &# x27; ve got some sad news from the box office and some good report about Steven Spielberg &# x27; s West Side Story movie. Oh, Taylor Swift also secreted a new video. Let &# x27; s get started.
Men in Black: International Didn’t Make Much Money Last Weekend
Continuing a trend of sequels and spinoffs underperforming the summer months, Men in Black: International should not do well at the box office. Led by Thor: Ragnarok costars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, the film represented just $ 28.5 million domestically this past weekend. Internationally, International did $73.4 million. This comes after right cinemas like Dark Phoenix and Godzilla: King of the Monsters likewise construed disappointing opening weekends.
Here &# x27; s What Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story Looks Like
In case it stole your attention, the E.T . em> and Schindler &# x27; s List filmmaker is working on an adaptation of the Broadway musical West Side Story . He &# x27; s sending from a dialogue written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Tony Kushner. It &# x27; s currently in production and now fans have their first looking. The first photo from the movie is below. The movie thumps theaters Dec. 18, 2020. Get your snapping paws ready.