Box Office Hell Archive for December, 2010

Box Office Hell: December 30

Our Players|Coming Soon|Box Office Prophets|Box Office Guru|EW|Box Office . com Little Fockers |n/a|23|n/a|n/a|26 TRON: Legacy |n/a|14|n/a|n/a|21 True Grit|n/a|26|n/a|n/a|24.5 The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader |n/a|10.5|n/a|n/a|11.8 Yogi Bear|n/a|8.5|n/a|n/a|10.5 Black Swan |n/a|7.0|n/a|n/a|7.7

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Box Office Hell — December 23

Box office pundits predict glad holiday tidings for critically slammed Little Fockers, while the somewhat more popular TRON: Legacy should hold on for second place. Awards contenders True Grit, The Fighter and The King’s Speech battle for their share of the arthouse-savvy crowd.

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Box Office Hell — December 16

TRON: Legacy seems poised to dominate the top of the box office heap this weekend, with Yogi Bear (in both 2D and 3D) expected to garner a significant chunk of the kiddie box office. Meanwhile, awards contenders The Fighter and Black Swan expand, hoping to see solid numbers as well.

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Box Office Hell — December 9

Aside from a bit of dissent over how big the box office draw for Johnny Depp-Angelina Jolie starrer The Tourist will be, our pundits are pretty much in agreement this week. Voyage of the Dawn Treader looks to win the weekend while Tangled, Harry Potter and the tenacious Unstoppable should round out the top five.

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Box Office Hell — December 2

This weekend our pundits predict a post-Thanksgiving slump, with Harry Potter finally getting enough of a lag to allow Tangled a weekend in the top slot. Meanwhile, newcomer The Warrior’s Way eats leftovers with Megamind and Unstoppable.

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Leonard Klady's Friday Estimates
Friday Screens % Chg Cume
12 Strong WB 5.6 3002 NEW
Den of Thieves STX/VVS 5.6 2432 NEW
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Sony 4.8 3704 -21%
The Post Fox 3.5 2851 -41%
The Greatest Showman Fox 3 2823 -2%
The Commuter Lionsgate 2 2892 -57%
Insidious: The Last Key Uni 1.8 2546 -48%
Paddington 2 WB 1.8 3702 -27%
Star Wars: The Last Jedi BV 1.6 2456 -41%
Forever My Girl Roadside Attractions 1.5 1115 NEW
Also Debuting
Mary and the Witch's Flower Gkids 0.31 149
Hochelaga, Terre des ames Seville 40,900 32
Colao Caribbean 36,100 7
A Better Tomorrow 2018 Media Asia 19,900 31
The Final Year Magnolia 18,900 28
The Road Movie Oscilloscope 5,800 14
Mom and Dad Momentum 5,500 50
Beuys Kino 3,400 1
Small Town Crime Saban 2,100 9
A Ciambra IFC 1,700 1
3-Day Estimates Weekend % Chg Cume
No Good Dead 24.4 (11,230) NEW 24.4
Dolphin Tale 2 16.6 (4,540) NEW 16.6
Guardians of the Galaxy 7.9 (2,550) -23% 305.8
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 4.8 (1,630) -26% 181.1
The Drop 4.4 (5,480) NEW 4.4
Let's Be Cops 4.3 (1,570) -22% 73
If I Stay 4.0 (1,320) -28% 44.9
The November Man 2.8 (1,030) -36% 22.5
The Giver 2.5 (1,120) -26% 41.2
The Hundred-Foot Journey 2.5 (1,270) -21% 49.4