Friday Box Office Estimates Archive for August, 2010

Friday Estimates – August 27

Two new films lead the pack heading into the weekend, as The Last Exorcism and Takers battle it out for first place …

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Friday Estimates — August 13

The Expendables|13.3|3270|NEW|13.3 Eat, Pray, Love|8.5|308|NEW|8.5 The Other Guys|5.6|3651|-57%|58.1 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World||4.5|2818|NEW|4.5 Inception|3.3|3120|-41%|240.5 Step Up 3D|2.2|2439|-67%|25.1 Despicable Me|2.1|2923|-27%|217.3 Dinner for Schmucks|2|3046|-42%|54.5 Salt|1.8|2834|-44%|99.1 Cats & Dogs: Revenge of Kitty Galore|1.2|2728|-43%|32.3 Also Debuting (in thousands) Peepli [Live]|0.11|65||0.11 Animal Kingdom|14,200|4||14,200 Tales from Earthsea|5,700|5||5,700

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Friday Estimates — August 20

The Expendables|4.8|3270|-64%|53.2 Vampires Suck|4.4|3233|NEW|10.7 Lottery Ticket|3.8|1973|NEW|3.8 Eat, Pray, Love|3.7|3082|-57%|38.8 Piranha 3D|3.5|2470|NEW|3.5 The Other Guys|3|3472|-47%|61.1 The Switch|2.6|2012|NEW|2.6 Nanny McPhee Returns|2.6|2784|NEW|2.6 Inception|2.2|2401|-36%|256.3 Scott Pilgrim vs. the World|1.6|2820|-64%|17.3 Also Debuting (in thousands) Mao’s Last Dancer|47,500|30||47,500 The Tillman Story|13,900|4||13,900 What If ..|10,700|15||10,700 A Film Unfinished|9,500|4||9,500 Soul Kitchen|6,000|2||6,000 Army of Crime|1,400|2||1,400

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Friday Estimates – 8/6/10

The Other Guys| 12.8| 3651| New| 12.8 Step Up 3D| 6.3| 3435| New| 6.3 Inception| 5.4| 3418| -34%| 214.5 Dinner for Schmucks| 3.3| 3004| -61%| 39.5 Salt| 3.2| 3317| -46%| 84.1 Despicable Me| 2.8| -40%| 202.8 Cats & Dogs: Revenge of Killy Galore| 2.1| 3705| -50%| 21.6 Charlie St. Cloud| 1.7| 2725| -70%| 20.5 Toy…

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Leonard Klady's Friday Estimates
Friday Screens % Chg Cume
Title Gross Thtr % Chgn Cume
Venom 33 4250 NEW 33
A Star is Born 15.7 3686 NEW 15.7
Smallfoot 3.5 4131 -46% 31.3
Night School 3.5 3019 -63% 37.9
The House Wirh a Clock in its Walls 1.8 3463 -43% 49.5
A Simple Favor 1 2408 -50% 46.6
The Nun 0.75 2264 -52% 111.5
Hell Fest 0.6 2297 -70% 7.4
Crazy Rich Asians 0.6 1466 -51% 167.6
The Predator 0.25 1643 -77% 49.3
Also Debuting
The Hate U Give 0.17 36
Shine 85,600 609
Exes Baggage 75,900 62
NOTA 71,300 138
96 61,600 62
Andhadhun 55,000 54
Afsar 45,400 33
Project Gutenberg 36,000 17
Love Yatri 22,300 41
Hello, Mrs. Money 22,200 37
Studio 54 5,300 1
Loving Pablo 4,200 15
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