How ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ went from a punchline to one of Sony’s biggest box-office hits ever (SNE)
|03/20/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- The internet had a field day in 2015 when Sony officially announced it was making a sequel to its hit 1995 movie, “Jumanji.”
- But the joke’s on the internet critics, the movie — powered by Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart — earned close to $1 billion globally at the box office.
- Director Jake Kasdan explained to Business Insider how he pulled off one of the biggest surprise hit movies in recent memory.
Things did not start off well for the sequel to “Jumanji.”
20 years after the 1995 hit movie — which starred Robin Williams as a man who, after decades of being trapped read more >>>