The film earned $6.5 million from 3,005 North American theaters. it becomes the worst rating and become the horrible failure of the year. David A. Gross, who runs the movie consulting firm Franchise Entertainment Research told “This is a weak opening” added, “The weekend figure is below average for a crime mystery, and reviews are poor.”
“Family titles have been thin this year; it’s an under-served market,” Franchise Entertainment Research’s Gross says. “But moviegoers are not excited about this crocodile.”
Amsterdam is directed by David O. Russell. The film stars Christian Bale, Margot Robbie, and John David Washington. The other cast includes Chris Rock, Anya Taylor-Joy, Zoe Saldaña, Mike Myers, Michael Shannon, Timothy Olyphant, Andrea Riseborough, Taylor Swift, Matthias Schoenaerts, Alessandro Nivola, Rami Malek, and Robert De Niro.
The plot follows, “Set in the ’30s, it follows three friends who witness a murder, become suspects themselves, and uncover one of the most outrageous plots in American history.”