direct action Barbie The movie has been on the cards for a very long time. After going through various writers, directors, and even stars, the movie finally settled on an unlikely combination of Greta Gerwig as director, Margot Robbie as Barbie and Ryan Gosling as Ken. Three Academy Award nominees taking on a film about the world’s most famous doll seems like an unlikely combination ever put into cinema, considering Gerwig’s previous work, even more so.
The trailers for the movie seemed to get a muted response from many people, and it was hard to say who exactly the movie was aimed at — especially with the bold declaration that if you hate Barbie, or love Barbie, the movie is for you. However, first reactions seem to have put to rest the biggest question about Barbie – is the movie any good? Well, if Aqua wanted fans to go to a party with Barbie, that wish appears to have been granted, as initial reviews on the movie indicated that it was not only good, but Oscar-worthy in its own right.
Ryan Gosling gets a lot of praise, which was specifically noted by the many early comments as can be seen in the posts below from Twitter users.
Can Barbie save the summer box office of 2023?
As part of the summer blockbuster that includes Marvel movies, DC movies, Harrison Ford’s latest outing in Indiana Jones and many other potential blockbusters, the idea that Barbie Becoming one of the biggest companies on the list could be unimaginable at the start of the year. Although there are many parents out there who won’t know exactly what kind of social commentary-filled action movie they’re taking their little fingers in, Barbie Looking to have one of the highest opening weekends of the year. It is currently expected to reach around $80 million domestically, Barbie It will easily open up Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny, The Flash, Fast X And who knows, it could be outdone Mission: Impossible – Dead reckoning which will arrive at the end of this week.
The main thing to take away from this is that Barbie It has a real chance of being one of the biggest movies of the year, which it isn’t about right now. In a year when almost every sure success has turned into an annoying bug, if Barbie If it can secure a decent opening weekend, and continue to receive the same kind of praise that those first reactions brought, then the film could easily find itself at the top of the year’s highest-grossing movie chart.
Expect to hear more on arrival Barbie next week as Gosling, Robbie, and other members of the stacked cast head out to promote the movie ahead of its release next weekend. Their cast includes Kate McKinnon, Harry Nef, Alexandra Shipp, Emma Mackie, Dua Lipa, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Simo Liu, John Cena, America Ferrera, Will Ferrell, and Dame Helen Mirren.
Barbie is released worldwide on July 21st.