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
Super Troopers 2 7.9 2038 NEW 7.9
A Quiet Place 6.4 3808 39% 117
I Feel Pretty 6.1 3440 NEW 6.1
Rampage 5 4115 46% 50.6
Truth or Dare 2.5 3068 70% 25
Blockers 2.1 3134 36% 43.4
Ready Player One 1.9 3208 36% 121
Bharat Ane Nenu 1.5 323 NEW 1.5
Traffik 1.4 1046 NEW 1.4
Black Panther 1.2 1930 16% 678
Also Debuting
Little Pink House 10,300 8
Beyond the Clounds 8,800 41
Khido Khundi 8,500 33
Dude's Manual 7,400 14
Ghost Stories 5,300 1
Godard Mon Amour 4,100 4
L'Apparition 3,900 6
The Devil and Father Amorth 3,300 3
Eye on Juliet 2,300 9
Le Corbeau (reissue) 2,200 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