Box Office Hell Archive for February, 2011

Box Office Hell — February 24

Our Players|Coming Soon|Box Office Prophets|Box Office Guru|EW|Box Office . com Hall Pass |14.8|13.0|16.0|16.0|16.0 Drive Angry 3-D|13.2|9.4|11.0|12.0|11.0 Gnomeo and Juliet|12.6|13.3|13.0|14.0|15.0 Unknown |12.4|13.8|12.0|13.0|14.0 I Am Number Four|10.3|9.3|9.5|n/a|9.5 Just Go With It|10.0|10.4|n/a|10.0|10.5

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Box Office Hell — February 10

This pre-Valentine’s Day weekend, our box office pundits predict box office gold — or at least a box of chocolates — for the Adam Sandler/Jennifer Aniston rom-com Just Go With It. Looking to grab second place is the Justin Bieber flick, Never Say Never, which is getting some surprisingly positive buzz, and would play well to the “I heart Justin Bieber” fan base even if it didn’t. Gnomeo and Juliet plays for the younger set, but may have a hard time challenging the power of The Bieber.

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Box Office Hell — February 3

No one’s anticipating a box office touchdown this Superbowl weekend, as a couple of newcomers vie for the top of a lackluster heap. Oscar front-runner The King’s Speech and No Strings Attached, with its chick appeal, stand to benefit most from those wishing to escape bowl game craziness.

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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