New “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” movie causes “Mayhem” at U.S. box office with $43M, opens in PH August 23

    L-r, DONNIE, MIKEY, LEO and RAPH in PARAMOUNT PICTURES and NICKELODEON MOVIES Present A POINT GREY Production “TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: MUTANT MAYHEM”

    Now that’s mayhem.

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem, directed by Jeff Rowe (The Mitchells vs. the Machines) and co-written by actor Seth Rogen, exceeded expectations and took in $43 million at the U.S. box office on its first five days, an impressive feat for the $70 million production. The film has also opened in a few international markets, earning a global total of $51.3 million. In the Philippines, Mutant Mayhem opens August 23.

    The animated feature, which has been well-received by critics and moviegoers alike, currently has a 96% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and a stellar A CinemaScore from audiences.

    I’m not crying, you’re crying. Meet the turtle tots and watch the teenage mutant ninja turtles as babies:

    “ We ’re over the moon with this opening. ” Chris Aronson, Paramount’s Domestic Distribution Boss, told Deadline. “ We exceededpre-release prospects with this movie which has been a labor of love for a long time. ”

    This rearmost interpretation of the cherished Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles features a star– speckled voice cast that includes Jackie Chan, Rose Byrne, Hannibal Buress, John Cena, Ice cell, Natasia Demetriou, Ayo Edebiri, Giancarlo Esposito, Post Malone, Seth Rogen, Paul Rudd and Maya Rudolph. The nominal teenage mutant ninja turtles are raised by real teenagers Micah Abbey, Shamon Brown Jr, Nicolas Cantu and Brady Noon.

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutant Mayhem opens in Philippine playhouses August 23. Cowabunga!

    In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutant Mayhem, after times of being sheltered from the mortal world, the Turtle sisters set out to win the hearts of New Yorkers and be accepted as normal teenagers through heroic acts. Their new friend April O’Neil helps them take on a mysterious crime syndicate, but they soon get in over their heads when an army of mutants is unleashed upon them.