With an estimated $31 million, Focus Features’s Downton Abbey topped the weekend box office, beating Bratt Pitt’s Ad Astra and Sylvester Stallone’s Rambo, giving the studio their largest opening weekend ever. Paul Salfen asks stars Allen Leech and Michelle Dockery about the enduring popularity of the television series turned box office smash.
SYNOPSIS: Excitement is high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit. But trouble soon arises when Mrs. Patmore, Daisy and the rest of the servants learn that the king and queen travel with their own chefs and attendants — setting the stage for an impromptu scheme and other shenanigans. Paul Salfen interviews the stars of the film, which was a box office opening smash