For over a decade, Dwayne Johnson has been one of the vital standard and bankable actors in Hollywood, starring in a number of the largest franchises within the movie business and incomes hundreds of thousands of . It was just lately introduced that Johnson topped the checklist of the best-paid actors of 2020, so it will seem that Johnson has no intention of slowing down any time quickly.

However, whereas Johnson has starred in a number of main movies which were each monetary and significant successes, he has a couple of black marks on his performing resumé, as properly. Surprisingly, one in every of these films, Skyscraper, is at the moment performing properly on Netflix, in accordance with What’s On Netflix.

Johnson has loved sustained success on the field workplace

Johnson has confirmed himself to be one in every of Hollywood’s largest stars, having persistently starred in a number of the most financially profitable movies in historical past. His work within the Fast & Furious franchise has cemented him as a famous person, with a number of of the movies grossing over $1 billion on the field workplace, and Johnson incomes his personal spinoff movie in 2019.

While some might say that Johnson has been typecast, others might say that he has efficiently branded himself as an motion movie star. His roles ceaselessly contain him enjoying both a hulking regulation enforcement officer with a nasty angle or a courageous household man whose morals come earlier than anything. In both position, he’s normally carrying khaki cargos and displaying off his insane muscle tissues. 

‘Skyscraper’ was launched in 2018

Dwayne JohnsonDwayne Johnson at ‘Skyscraper’ premiere | Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

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Skyscraper’s preliminary theatrical run was in 2018, shortly after the discharge of one other movie starring Johnson, Rampage. The movie revolves round Will Sawyer (Johnson), a former U.S. Marine and FBI Hostage Rescue Team chief that’s now a personal safety advisor. He should rescue his household from a burning skyscraper that terrorists have set on fireplace and framed him for.

Skyscraper was launched in July of 2018, supposed to be a summer season blockbuster for Johnson’s worldwide viewers. Apropos to most of the different motion movies Johnson has starred in, the film contains a ton of explosions, particular results, and pulse-pounding suspense. 

The movie acquired blended critiques from critics

Although Skyscraper carried out properly within the worldwide market grossing $236.four million, it wasn’t properly-acquired domestically, grossing simply $68.four million in America and Canada. Skyscraper was the 31st highest-grossing movie of 2018, in accordance with Box Office Mojo. 

Aside from its poor monetary efficiency, viewers have been extremely vital of the movie’s high quality. Critics loved Johnson’s efficiency and the Skyscraper’s suspenseful scenes however criticized the film’s writing and cliche plot components. Many viewers discovered it to be a rip off of Die Hard. 

Despite the reasonable success of Skyscraper, Dwayne Johnson nonetheless made a ton of cash in 2018, incomes $124 million collectively from his roles on the large display screen and tv.

‘Skyscraper’ is performing properly on Netflix

Regardless of how properly Skyscraper was acquired by the general public in 2018, the movie has made a resurgence in latest weeks, touchdown within the Netflix Top 10 for the week of August 16th.