Mother Nature Hates James Cameron

December 21st, 2009 // Leave a Comment

James Cameron had the bar set high in anticipation of the release of this weekends big sci-fi action film, ‘Avatar’ .

Heh, imagine, a movie that pulls in $73 million and its disappointing for the studios execs.

“The opening was a little soft, with all the bad weather,” Sony distribution president Rory Bruer said.

Sure buddy, it couldn’t be that you’re rubbing your hands together in hope of bringing in over $300 million dollars in one weekend to break even on Avatar, could it????

That would make me sweat too.  Want to borrow my lady speed stick?

Heres this Weekends Box Office Take:
 
1. Avatar                                               $73,000,00     3,452 Screens
2. The Princess and the Frog               $12,224.00     3,475 Screens   
3.The Blind Side $10,030,000              $10,030.00     3,407 Screens
4.Did You Hear About the Morgans?    $7,000,000      2,718 Screens     
5.The Twilight Saga: New Moon           $4,370,000      3,035 Screens
6.Invictus                                               $4,170,000      2,125 Screens      
7.A Christmas Carol (2009)                   $3,419,000      2,070 Screens
8.Up in the Air                                       $3,100,000          175 Screens
9.Brothers                                              $2,630,000      2,009 Screens
10.Old Dogs                                          $2,289,000      2,630 Screens  

By Lizzie B. Vicious
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