The Black Phone grosses $100 million at the global box office

“The Black Phone” is coming to PVOD on Friday, July 15.

A huge box office hit for director Scott Derrickson and his writing partner C Robert Cargill.

His latest collaboration, the horror film The Black Phone, has crossed $100 million at the global box office.

Based on the short story by Joe Hill, The Black Phone was released exclusively to theatres at a time when most horror movies were being loaded for streaming.

The Black Phone Movie Budget Was Reportedly Between $16 Million and $18 Million

Black Phone is another win for Universal, whose Minions: The Rise of Gru and Jurassic World Dominion are also doing well at the box office.

This is the biggest non-sequel horror release of the pandemic era

The two biggest horror films released since the pandemic era –

A Quiet Place: Part II grossed $297 million and The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It : totaled $206 million

The Black Phone is produced, directed and co-written by Scott Derrickson, writer-director of Sinister, The Exorcism of Emily Rose, and Marvel's Doctor Strange.