Paul Feig’s “Bridesmaids” hit theaters 10 years ago, and although it was projected to be “kind of a failure,” according to the director, the film went on to become a commercial and critical success, receiving two Academy Award nominations.
“We really felt like we had something really good – but then our tracking, when they’re trying to see if an audience is going to show up and if people have heard of it, was really bad,” Feig told TheWrap. “We were kind of predicted to not do very well. The morning of, we were actually looking to be kind of a failure and I was pretty disappointed. And then throughout the day, the numbers kept going up and up and up, and then we realized, ‘Oh, we might actually be Ok.'”
He added: “Your dream is that people