[color=rgb(69,69,69);font-family:Georgia, Times, serif;]As the magician heist film continues to outperform more pricey tentpoles at the international box office, Lionsgate CEO [/color]Jon Feltheimer [color=rgb(69,69,69);font-family:Georgia, Times, serif;]told analysts Friday that[/color][color=#0000ff;][font="Georgia, Times, serif;"] production on the sequel is penciled in for 2014.[/color][/font]
[color=#800000;]Feltheimer predicted Louis Leterrier's caper-thriller will reach the $275 million mark in worldwide box office grosses.[/color]
Now You See Me has so far pulled in $115.6 million since its Memorial Day weekend debut, and $119.3 million at the international box office to date.
Internationally, the sleeper hit has yet to open in China, Australia and Japan.
The mid-price comedy thriller sees Jesse Eisenberg, Isla Fisher, Dave Franco and Woody Harrelson play gifted magicians drawn into a bank robbery.
[color=#800000;]Lionsgate is projecting that the international take for the Summit film will exceed $150 million.[/color]
Edited by firedeep, 09 August 2013 - 06:49 AM.