Posts Tagged ‘box office predictions’
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 4/9
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    Posted April 8th, 2010 at 11:30 pm No Comments
    Only one new movie this weekend as the comedy Date Night arrives to help balance out the current marketplace which has been dominated by 3D offerings. It has a good chance to top the box office, though it should be a close race with last weekend's winner Clash of the Titans. Date Night has the star power to drive a comedy of this nature, with a uniquely strong appeal to both males and females. Steve Carell and Tina Fey are well liked and they both have a history of being able to open films....
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 4/2
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    Posted April 2nd, 2010 at 11:28 am 1 Comment
    Three new movies hit the box office this weekend with Clash of the Titans expected to run away with the crown. The sequel Why Did I Get Married Too? and the novel adaptation The Last Song also have relatively strong weekends ahead. (more…)...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 3/26
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    Posted March 26th, 2010 at 7:18 am 2 Comments
    After three weeks in the clear Alice in Wonderland will be taken down this weekend by at least one, if not both new entries at the box office. How to Train Your Dragon arrives as the 3D animated entry with wide appeal and Hot Tub Time Machine as the latest in R rated comedies. (more…)...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 3/19
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    Posted March 19th, 2010 at 9:27 am 1 Comment
    Alice in Wonderland held off four new entries last week and this time around it should be able to easily win again. Three new movies hit theaters and none are real threats for the top spot. The NCAA Tournament could also eat into potential grosses this weekend. (more…)...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 3/12
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    Posted March 12th, 2010 at 7:19 am No Comments
    After last weekend was dominated by the one release, as Alice in Wonderland raked in $116 million, this weekend there are four new films hitting theaters. Green Zone goes for the action crowd, Remember Me targets the teen females, and She's Out of My League provides the mainstream comedy while Our Family Wedding aimed at an urban crowd. None are expected to contend for the top spot as Alice should carry the weekend yet again. (more…)...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 3/5
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    Posted March 5th, 2010 at 10:48 am No Comments
    Two new films hit theaters this weekend with Alice in Wonderland and Brooklyn's Finest. Alice steals many of the 3D screens that have been held by Avatar since its release in December on the weekend that the movie could end up winning Best Picture at the Oscars. (more…)...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 2/26
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    Posted February 26th, 2010 at 12:06 pm 1 Comment
    Coming off an exceptional opening for Shutter Island it will face some competition for the top spot this time around. The comedy Cop Out and the horror remake The Crazies arrive this weekend. Starring Bruce Willis and Tracy Morgan the buddy cop comedy Cop Out hopes to be a fun option for moviegoers. The stars appeal to different demographics which should provide increased potential at the box office. Reviews have been horrible, which should have some impact, but probably will not hurt the o...
  • Weekend Box Office Predictions 2/19
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    Posted February 19th, 2010 at 8:35 am 4 Comments
    Only one new film enters the marketplace this weekend as Shutter Island looks to capture the top spot at the box office. If you haven't already make sure to check out my review. It will have to fend off the strong performers from last weekend but seems primed to take away the crown from Valentine's Day. When Shutter Island was moved back from October of last year it was done to give it breathing room, place the studio in a position to fully support it (including a potential Oscar run), and ...