The historical action epic “The Woman King,” starring Viola Davis, was 1# box office movie in its opening weekend. Stellar reviews and positive word-of-mouth, helped the film make $19 million. Arriving at the higher end of expectations. Independent tracking services projected “The Woman King” would kick off with $15 million to $18 million, while Sony estimated a debut closer to $12 million. It’s a good thing the film exceeded Sony’s ultra-conservative forecasts since “The Woman King” cost $50 million to produce, not including the tens of millions in marketing expenses. To Read More Click Here.