It has been years since Johnny Depp has scored a big box office win and that losing streak continued this week with a horrible opening for ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass.’
The film opened to $28 million domestically over the weekend, despite a cast that includes Depp, Anne Hathaway, and Mia Wasikowska.
It was a bad week for Johnn Depp as a Los Angeles judge ordered the actor to stay away from his estranged wife, Amber Heard, who claimed he has been abusive toward her.
In 2010, Tim Burton’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ was a big hit, opening with $116 million during its debut weekend. At the time, it was a record-setting opening weekend for a 3-D feature.
James Bobin took over as director for the sequel with Tim Burton helping produce the flop.
Johnny Depp is coming off a trend of flops with his crime thriller Black Mass taking in just $22.6 million and Transcendence, in which Depp plays a controversial scientist, opened to $10.8 million.
His 2015 flop Mortdecai made just $4.2 million on opening weekend.