Friday Box Office Estimates Archive for March, 2011

Friday Estimates: March 26, 2011

The latest Zack Snyder CG epic takes on the sequel to the Wimpy Kid movie, which opened to almost the exact same amount last year. The battle continues today and Sunday. At the art houses, Miral and Potiche do decent, if not exciting opening day numbers on 4 and 8 screens.

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Friday Estimates: March 19, 2011

Limitless|6.5|2756||6.5 Battle: Los Angles|4.5|3417|-67%|50.5 Paul|4.4|2408||4.4 Rango|4.2|3843|-23%|81.5 The Lincoln Lawyer|4.0|2707||4.0 Red Riding Hood|2.4|3030|-53%|21.1 The Adjustment Bureau|1.8|2660|-48%|44.6 Mars Needs Moms|1.4|3117|-18%|11.5 Beastly|1.1|1810|-36%|20.1 Hall Pass|0.8|1905|-47%|37.8 Also Debuting|||| Lord of the Dance 3D|.093|536|| Win Win|.038|5|| The Music Never Stopped|.019|32||

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Friday Estimates – March 11, 2011

Battle: Los Angeles|13.4|3417|NEW|13.4 Rango|5.4|3923|-43%|51.1 Red Riding Hood|5|3030|NEW|5 The Adjustment Bureau|3.4|2847|-49%|30.4 Mars Needs Moms|1.7|3117|NEW|1.7 Beastly|1.6|1959|-55%|12.5 Hall Pass|1.5|2555|-45%|31.3 Just Go With It|1.2|2398|-39%|91.2 The King’s Speech|0.95|1768|-43%|126.4 Unknown|0.95|2303|-50%|56 Also Debuting| Jane Eyre|48,900|4

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Friday Estimates – March 4, 2011

It didn’t take long for Rango to go from a question mark to the movie that every studio other than Paramount was overhyping to being a Friday afternoon “disappointment.” Meanwhile, a decent opening for The Adjustment Bureau, a terrible opening for Beastly, and a disastrous launch of Take Me Home Tonight are all being paid little attention.

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Leonard Klady's Friday Estimates
Friday Screens % Chg Cume
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation 16.6 4267 NEW 16.6
Skyscraper 9.2 3782 NEW 9.2
Ant-Man and the Wasp 8.4 4206 -63% 112.3
Incredibles 2 9.5 3705 -53% 524.2
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom 9.1 3695 -52% 352.2
The First Purge 3 3038 -50% 43.4
Sorry to Bother You 1.5 805 434% 2.5
Sicario: Day of the Soldado 1 2006 -55% 40.4
Uncle Drew 0.9 1702 -57% 34.4
Ocean's 8 0.85 1618 -50% 130.2
Also Debuting
Eighth Grade 91,900 4
Tamil Padam 2 53,200 61
RX 100 49,400 89
Soorma 46,700 50
Vadhayiyaan Ji Vadhayiyaan 41,600 35
Don't Worry He Won't Get Far on Foot 28,100 4
Kadaikutty Singham 21,600 73
Vijetha 9,800 68
Shock and Awe 8,900 64
Dark Money 2,600 1
The Devil's Doorway 2,200 14
What Will People Say 1,600 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