SOUND OF FREEDOM’s 3rd Weekend Stronger than 1st Weekend as Independent Film Surges to Nearly $125 Million Total Domestic Cume

Inspiring, True-Life Thriller from Writer/Director Alejandro Monteverde Projecting $20,140,647 Million 3rd Weekend

Provo, UT—July 23, 2023—Updated July 31, 2023

Angel Studios—a platform and studio empowering filmmakers to crowdfund, create, and distribute films and TV series globally, backed by thousands of Angel investors—is announcing its July cumulative-to-date and third weekend results for its Alejandro Monteverde written and directed film SOUND OF FREEDOM. Angel Studios is projecting nearly $125 million total cumulative box office revenue through Sunday, with a strong $20,140,647 million box office draw in the third weekend of the film’s domestic release. This represents a 2% increase over the first weekend.

“SOUND of FREEDOM is continuing its unbelievable ride,” said Brandon Purdie, Head of Theatrical Distribution at Angel Studios. “Word continues to spread, and crowds are continuing to show up, which is how this film ended up doing more business in its third weekend than its first. As we begin to look toward the international box office, Angel Studios intends to continue to push here at home. We want every American to see this landmark film.”

SOUND OF FREEDOM: Box Office Results

  • Theater count: 3,285

  • Weekend Box Office Projection: $20,140,647

  • Total Cum Box Office Projection: $124,748,584

SOUND OF FREEDOM: Audience Scores

  • CinemaScore: A+

  • Rotten Tomatoes: 72/100

SOUND OF FREEDOM is based upon the true story of former government agent Tim Ballard who quit his job to rescue a little girl from sex traffickers in the Colombian jungle. In the process, Tim ended up saving 123 people, 55 of which were children, from one mission alone.

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