The Lost City beats Everything Everywhere to the box office summit

A clever marketing campaign helped The Lost City draw bigger Easter crowds than Everything Everywhere All at Once.
Has The Lost City found itself in the box office top spot? Image: Kimberley French.

Here is a shock. Everything Everywhere All at Once has excellent reviews and opened over Easter 2022. Surely it must win the weekend?

After all, our critic Stephen Russell loved it:

No. That honour went to The Lost City, with $4.4m off the extended weekend on 431 screens.

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David Tiley was the Editor of Screenhub from 2005 until he became Content Lead for Film in 2021 with a special interest in policy. He is a writer in screen media with a long career in educational programs, documentary, and government funding, with a side order in script editing. He values curiosity, humour and objectivity in support of Australian visions and the art of storytelling.