Twentieth Century Fox's "Fantastic Four" failed to draw young moviegoers and fell short of its opening weekend expectations, debuting in second place behind holdover "Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation."
"Fantastic Four," which cost $120 million to make, collected an estimated $26.2 million in the U.S. and Canada, a far cry from the $40 million to $50 million that had been forecast. Overseas it made $34.1 million in 43 markets.
Audiences skewed male (60%) and older (only 51% were younger than 25). They weren't impressed with the reboot, giving it a C-minus grade, audience polling firm CinemaScore said.
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