'Sonic' speeds to $57M debut; 'Parasite' sees big Oscar bump (4)

New York Post 2020.02.17 03:16
By Associated Press NEW YORK - The redesigned "Sonic the Hedgehog" showed plenty of teeth at the box office, speeding to a $57 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday, while "Parasite" saw one of the largest post-Oscars bumps in years following its best picture win. Paramount Pictures' "Sonic the Hedgehog" came in well above expectations, especially for a movie that just months ago was a laughing stock.
PARASITE, PREY, BIRD, HEDGEHOG, BONG, BUMP, Aronson, Sony, USA