Big opening for threequel
The third installment, directed by Catfish helmers Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, also took in $26 million overseas for a worldwide total of $80 million so far. The studio said the audience was 54% female and the movie received a C+ CinemaScore.
Paranormal Activity, which cost just $15,000 to make, kicked things off in 2009 with a worldwide gross of $193.4 million. It was followed in 2012 with Paranormal Activity 2, which brought in $177.5 million worldwide on a budget of just $3 million.
Source: Shock Till You Drop