Kevin Spacey Flick 'Billionaire Boys Club' Earns $126 on Opening Day

Kevin Spacey Flick 'Billionaire Boys Club' Earns $126 on Opening Day

"We hope these distressing allegations pertaining to one person's behaviour - that were not publicly known when the film was made nearly two-and-a-half years ago and from someone who has a small, supporting role in'Billionaire Boys Club' - does not tarnish the release of the film", the company said.

On its opening day, Kevin Spacey's newest movie, Billionaire Boys Club made just $126. Titles that debut first on VOD aren't generally big draws at the box office, but Billionaire Boys Club is faring particularly poorly.

So far, more than a dozen men have come forward and claimed that Spacey committed some sort of sexual crime or misconduct against them, with some of them alleging the acts happened when they were minors.

The film opened in smaller venues and smaller cities, as well.

The final box office haul for the weekend had not been released as of press time.

The actor was booted from the Netflix political drama "House of Cards" a year ago after he was accused of sexual assault and harassment.

Blacklists Russian, Chinese Companies for Violating Sanctions against N.Korea
According to the US Treasury, North Korea's cigarette smuggling has reportedly netted the Kim regime over $1 billion per year. Ryabkov said a decision on a response would be taken by the country's leadership.

Even with Location Off, Google Still Tracks You
Once agreed for recording location over time, the platform will display the history timeline showing your daily movements. For example, Google Maps will remind users that it needs to know their location if they want it to help them navigate.

Clever Messi free kick helps Barca to opening win
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde praised his players' patience as they got their season off to a winning start. Barcelona are next in action against Real Valladolid next Saturday (9.15pm).

The film reportedly cost $15 million to make. Since then Spacey, now 59, has not only been staying out of the limelight, but is being kept out of the limelight.

In the wake of the scandal, the actor was sacked from the Netflix series House of Cards and Ridley Scott's All the Money In The World, where his scenes were cut and he was replaced by Christopher Plummer.

The film's distributor Vertical Entertainment had said in a statement that it will go ahead and release the film hoping that the actions of an actor in a supporting role do not affect the film's fate.

"We hope these distressing allegations pertaining to one person's behavior - that were not publicly known when the film was made nearly two-and-a-half years ago and from someone who has a small, supporting role in "Billionaire Boys Club" - does not tarnish the release of the film", the statement read.

The film chronicles the real-life club of the same name that made headlines in Southern California during the 1980s when a get-rich-quick scheme turned sideways on the high-rolling people involved.

Spacey plays Beverly Hills high roller Ron Levin, which is not a starring role.

Related News:

  • Brighton 3 Man United 1

    Brighton 3 Man United 1

    His time at Old Trafford threatens to go the same way, particularly with Tottenham next up a week on Monday. Brighton raced into a 2-0 lead at the AMEX before Lukaku pulled one back for United.
    Richarlison strikes again as Everton sink Southampton

    Richarlison strikes again as Everton sink Southampton

    STAR MAN - After signing for an initial £40m this summer, expectations for Richarlison were sky-high heading into the new season. Theo Walcott opened the scoring against his boyhood club after 15 minutes following a well-worked free-kick.
    Android Messages App Gets Dark Mode In New Update

    Android Messages App Gets Dark Mode In New Update

    Since then, Google's apps like the stock Contacts app has been updated to reflect those whiter, rounder changes. Within that menu is a new option to " Enable dark mode ", which does exactly what its name suggests.
  • Permafrost carbon leak could peak within a few decades

    In particular, a team of scientists have paid special attention to the melting of ice under water, known as thermokarst lakes. The research is described in a paper published Wednesday (Aug. 15) in the journal Nature Communications .
    Carlos Sainz to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren for 2019

    Carlos Sainz to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren for 2019

    He also ran the Rolex 24 at Daytona as a warm-up for the 24 Hours of Le Mans , in which Alonso was part of the winning team. McLaren is reportedly set to announce that Carlos Sainz will replace Fernando Alonso in 2019 and 2020.
    LeBron James Lakers face 2 major problems this year, David Griffin says

    LeBron James Lakers face 2 major problems this year, David Griffin says

    With a modern day fitness and nutrition regimen, it's not that far fetched to see LeBron James playing for atleast 5 more years. It's a huge statement for Morey to make, especially given that Jordan was a flawless 6-0 in finals whereas James is now 3-6.
  • Bobi Wine Due to Appear Before Court Martial in Gulu

    Bobi Wine Due to Appear Before Court Martial in Gulu

    Wine was admitted to a military hospital on Wednesday for unspecified treatment, the deputy prime minister told parliament. The new member of parliament has urged his countrymen to stand up against what he calls a failing government.
    Boxing fans react to Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder's ring exchange in Belfast

    Boxing fans react to Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder's ring exchange in Belfast

    Fury's promoter, Frank Warren, standing near the two fighters in the ring, said an announcement will be made next week. As the rounds progressed, Fury cranked up the pressure and began sitting down on his punches.
    Battlefield 5 Gamescom trailer is packed with action, teases battle royale

    Battlefield 5 Gamescom trailer is packed with action, teases battle royale

    To get players ready for WWII once again, DICE has released a new Battlefield V trailer showcasing the devastation of Rotterdam . Enter mankind's greatest conflict as Battlefield goes back to its roots in a never-before-seen portrayal of World War II.
  • WOTUS reinstated in 26 states

    WOTUS reinstated in 26 states

    But a South Carolina District Court ruled that the Trump administration did not follow the Administrative Procedures Act . The lawsuit alleged EPA and the U.S.
    Manafort Judge Says He's Received Threats, Fears For Jurors' Safety

    Manafort Judge Says He's Received Threats, Fears For Jurors' Safety

    Manafort worked from 2006-2017 for several foreign governments, including that of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich. Gates previously pleaded guilty to financial charges brought by Mueller, and he is cooperating with the special counsel.
    Stormy Daniels quit CBB over row with 'controlling' producers, lawyer claims

    Stormy Daniels quit CBB over row with 'controlling' producers, lawyer claims

    Samantha has very publicly criticised her sister on multiple United Kingdom and U.S. talk shows. "She's very angry. She showed me the email. "And she thought, I can't commit to being in the house".


Most liked

Henry Golding Reveals He Was Reluctant to Star in 'Crazy Rich Asians'
One of the soldiers says: "I would never have thought of that". "Everyone in the audience went, 'What?'" says Naruse. It also proves these specific stories work for everyone, even if they don't look the same as the people on screen.

Google employees question company plans for Chinese search engine
Pichai pledged to be more transparent with employees as plans are closer to being finalized, the news outlet reported. According to The Wall Street Journal , Google CEO Sundar Pichai held a meeting yesterday to address these concerns.

Backstage News On Ronda Rousey Facing Former WWE Star At WWE Evolution
WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus is coming out of retirement once again to face RAW Women's Champion Alexa Bliss . Only time will tell what happens, but let's hope Nikki's neck is okay enough to take some bumps from Rousey.

PawSox officially sign letter of intent to build new stadium in Worcester
WBUR reported Thursday that a tentative deal, subject to approval, had been reached between the team and Worcester officials. That legislation enables the team, the state and the city to begin shopping for bonds to finance a new stadium in Pawtucket.

UK Woman Had Contact Lens in Eye for 28 Years
After the initial swelling subsided, she had not experienced any discomfort in the eye until her visit to the GP, 28 years later. But when surgeons removed the lump it ruptured, revealing the contact - a hard type known as a rigid gas permeable lens, or RGP.

Pep Guardiola links Kevin De Bruyne injury to World Cup
Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva got on the score sheet to help the Citizens start their title defence with a win. I never saw him like this since I was here, he is in an incredible condition with the ball and without the ball.

Southampton frustrated by Burnley in Premier League draw
McCarthy was beaten once but former Saints midfielder Jack Cork had his goal ruled out for a marginal offside call. Hart had less to do in the first half but proved equal to Mario Lemina's header, tipping it over the bar.

16 nurses get pregnant at Arizona hospital ICU
The salad bar is said to have been made "pregnancy friendly" by adding an assortment of olives in pickles to the cafeteria's menu. Sixteen nurses who work in the intensive care unit of the Banner Desert Medical Center in Mesa are pregnant.

India vs England: Ajinkya Rahane Says Partnership With Virat Kohli Was Crucial
Kohli averaged 60 in the first two Tests, yet not one of his team-mates managed to post a single score in excess of 33. BOWLED! Stuart Broad gets the first wicket of the Day 2 after Rishabh Pant chops it back onto the stumps.

Trump cancels military parade over price tag
The remaining $42 million would cover costs borne by the city and other agencies and largely involved security costs. He's been planning a very big parade in D.C., reportedly ever since he spent Bastille Day in France a year ago .

Manchester City vs Huddersfield Town: Michael Owen predicts scoreline
The Special One has said City might be a rich club that signs the best players but they "cannot buy class". They could be spending £200m but if they lose Harry Kane or Christian Eriksen.

Two Million Pilgrims Expected For Hajj In Saudi Arabia
Islamic tradition holds that the Kaaba was built by Ibrahim and Ismail as a house of monotheistic worship thousands of years ago. Muslim pilgrims walk past an information of the poster of the translation bureau in the Saudi holy city of Makkah.

An avid critic of Israel said that Shin bet had threatened him
After retelling the story of his detention, Aslan denounced the tactic used by Israeli authorities as "classic police state trick".

Saudi Arabia pledges $100 mln to rebuild Syria’s northeast
Seven years of a brutal civil war in Syria has cost almost a half-million lives and the displacement of 11 million other Syrians. In a tweet, Trump said "the United States has ended the ridiculous 230 Million Dollar yearly development payment to Syria".

Everton director Brands enjoyed 'special' deadline day
But, as Brands opened up on the club's transfer dealings, he insisted that they have recruited a "very special" talent. He has a lot of speed, the capability to work; he is strong, he is tall.