Right now, the top film on STX's all-time box office charts is the 2016 comedy “Bad Moms,” which opened in late July to $23.8 million and legged out to a $113 million domestic run. Independent trackers have “Hustlers” beating out that opening weekend with a $25-28 million launch from 3,250 screens, with STX projecting a start on the lower end of that range. The film has a $20 million budget.
The big challenge for “Hustlers” will be attracting millennial audiences, particularly women, as “It: Chapter Two” enters its second weekend. The WB