Monthly Archives: September 2012

Weekend Wrap Up: A Record Falls

After weeks of incredible mediocrity and often downright ignominy for the box office, it finally truly rebounded this week on the strength of two openers, one of which in particular had an absolute breakout weekend. Add in a stunning debut … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office Predictions: 9/18/12

My apologies for taking a week off from my box office preview and wrap up but after the surprisingly huge amount of time writing my end of year preview took, I was a bit mentally exhausted and discussing the box … Continue reading

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End of Year Movie Preview

The nights are getting longer and the temperatures are dipping. I’ve broken out my hoodies and pajama pants. Autumn is all but here. Unfortunately, fall does tend to be a weak season for movies, at least at first. Things start … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: The Undead Bring Life to Box Office

The box office rebounded after last weekend’s awful showing, but it’s not like it could’ve possibly sunk any lower. The uptick this weekend wasn’t as much as expected, as neither new wide release managed to make anything spectacular. Resident Evil: … Continue reading

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Weekend Box Office Predictions: 9/14/12

After by far the worst weekend in recent memory, the box office should rebound dramatically, with two films looking to debut over 20 million. The box office crown held for two weeks by The Possession is now up for grabs. … Continue reading

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Timely comedy

Upon seeing the trailer for The Campaign, I wasn’t impressed. Despite the star power of Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis, I didn’t understand how this movie could actually be that funny. After its release, one by one people kept asking … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up: Setting New Lows

It’s weekends like this that it takes considerable effort to even muster up the will to analyze the box office. Sure, weekends like the opening of The Avengers or the incredible run of Avatar balance it out in the end, but still, this … Continue reading

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