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The movie’s star Channing Tatum made the surprising revelation to Glamour UK when asked about the possibility of a Magic Mike 2. “Yes, yes and yes! We’re working on the concept now. We want to flip the script and make it bigger,” confirmed Channing, 32.
The movie, which was directed by Steven Soderbergh, and stars Joe Manganiello, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Bomer and Adam Rodriguez, is about a group of male strippers who work at a club in Tampa, Florida.
Quite frankly, a sequel is a no brainer as the film, which only cost $7 million to make, grossed $39.2 million in its opening weekend alone. It has since made a total of $72 million just two weeks into its release.
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Seth MacFarlane‘s movie Ted, which stars Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg debuted at No. 1 at the box office, bringing in a whooping $54 million! As if that wasn’t impressive enough, Ted also marks the highest opening ever for an original R-rated comedy. Ted has already exceeded its production budget of $50 million.
Coming in at No. 2 was Channing Tatum and Joe Manganiello‘s stripper movie Magic Mike which brought in an impressive $39.2 million. Even more impressive when you consider it’s reported $7 million budget.
Disney Pixar’s animated movie Brave took the third spot with $34 million, while Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection debuted at No. 4 with $26.3 million. Not bad for a movie that only cost $20 million to make.
Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted came in 5th place with $12.5 million.
The Box Office top 5 chart is below with the total gross to date in brackets -
- “Ted” – $54.1 million
- “Magic Mike” — $39.2
- “Bravoe” – $34 million ($131 million)
- “Madea’s Witness Protection” — $26.3
- “Madagascar 3” — $12.5 million ($180 million)
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