Dwayne Johnson responds to Black Adam’s impressive 90% rating on Rotten Tomatoes after the DCEU film’s successful opening weekend.
Warning: This post contains spoilers for Black AdamDwayne Johnson responds to Black Adam‘s impressive Rotten Tomatoes audience score after the DCEU movie’s opening weekend. With the promise that it would reset the hierarchy of the DC Universe, Black Adam finally hit theaters last weekend, seeing Johnson make his electrifying debut as Teth-Adam, the film’s titular character and all-powerful antihero. In addition to him, the film welcomed Aldis Hodge, Noah Centineo, Quintessa Swindell, and Pierce Brosnan to the DCEU as members of the all-important Justice Society of America.
Black Adam serves as a true passion project for Johnson, who has worked tirelessly for the past 15 years to get the comic book on the big screen. Prior to release, Black Adam received somewhat negatively from critics, although Johnson has spent the past few months ramping up the momentum for this exciting new release, Black AdamDuring the film’s opening weekend, the film grossed an impressive $140 million at the worldwide box office. Against a score of 39% critics, Black Adam now sits at a 90% audience rating on Rotten Tomatoes (the highest of any DC theatrical release since Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy).
In a recent tweet, Johnson takes the time to thank those who went to watch Black Adam in theaters in its opening weekend. The actor celebrates the film’s impressive audience rating by sharing an image highlighting this achievement, before provoking the immense response from fans.”pleasing for so many reasons.Johnson goes on to share that his priority will always be for members of the public to go home happy, which has clearly been the case with Black Adam.
What Black Adam’s success means for the future of the DCEU
After a somewhat mixed year, Warner Bros. certainly be happy with the response from the public to Black Adam and, especially given the film’s closing credits confirming the highly anticipated return of Henry Cavill’s Superman, it looks like a very exciting future lies ahead for DCEU’s newest hero. In another recent tweet, Johnson confirmed that he is already working on what’s next for Black Adam, though details will likely remain scarce for a while. Given the public reception of Johnson’s character, it’s likely that Black Adam could become a prominent figure within the DCEU in the future, although it remains to be seen where, or even when, the public will next see him. time will see.
Johnson’s constant drive to bring Black Adam’s story to life has probably made this whole experience all the sweeter for the actor, who can now watch his project be released to the world. While Black Adam Already well on its way to financial success, it’s heartwarming to hear Johnson’s gratitude to those who saw the film and supported Black Adam’s DCEU debut. As Black AdamThe box office performance looks set to continue, one thing’s for sure: this is just the beginning for Johnson’s new antihero.
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