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
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