Friday Report: ‘Neighbors’ Cranks Up a Volume on Friday

May 12, 2014 - box office

by Ray Subers
Neighbors 


 May 10, 2014

Neighbors got off to a rough start during a box bureau on Friday. Meanwhile, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 kicked off a second weekend with a high drop.

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Playing during scarcely 3,279 theaters, Neighbors non-stop to a illusory $19.6 million on Friday. That’s bigger than The Hangover ($16.7 million), and hardly next Ted ($20.6 million). It’s also a best start ever for a live-action Seth Rogen film forward of Superbad ($12.3 million). For a weekend, it should acquire during slightest $50 million.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2
forsaken to second place with an estimated $10.1 million. That’s off 71 percent from final Friday, that is matching to Spider-Man 3‘s dump during a same point. The superhero supplement could breeze adult as low as $34 million this weekend.

Despite confronting tough foe from Neighbors, Cameron Diaz comedy The Other Woman usually forsaken 41 percent on Friday. The film combined $2.82 million for a new sum of $55.3 million.

Heaven is for Real
took fourth place with $1.65 million, while Captain America: The Winter Soldier dull out a Top Five with $1.49 million.

Playing during 1,044 locations, Moms’ Night Out non-stop in sixth place with an estimated $1.25 million. For a weekend, it should acquire between $4 and $5 million.

Despite opening in over 2,500 theaters, Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return warranted only $981,000 in a initial day. That’s on standard with scandalous kid-friendly bombs Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil ($1.09 million), Hoot ($983,000) and Doogal ($873,608). For a weekend, it will expected acquire reduction than $4 million.

In a 64th day in theaters, The Grand Budapest Hotel upheld The Royal Tenenbaums to turn executive Wes Anderson‘s highest-grossing film ever with $52.7 million.

Weekend Projections
1. Neighbors – $52 million
2. Spider-Man – $36 million
3. The Other Woman – $9.5 million
4. Heaven is for Real – $6 million
5. Captain America – $5 million
-. Moms’ Night Out – $4.5 million
-. Legends of Oz – $3.9 million

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