October Box Office Gets A Makeover: ‘Venom’ Poised To Swing To $60M-$70M+ Opening; ‘A Star Is Born’ Eyes $25M+

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There’s money in that first weekend of October and studios have been tapping the frame for some time, trying to pump more and more out of it. Gravity took the frame to a record opening with $55.7M and 20th Century Fox came close with The Martian three years ago when it debuted to $54.3M. This year though Gravity‘s opening record is bound to be shattered finally as Sony opens its Marvel title Venom on Oct. 5,but there’s bound to be even more traffic from Warner Bros