'COCO' TOPS BOX OFFICE AGAIN (12/11/2017)
For the second weekend in a row, no major studios have launched a new wide release. On Thursday, Disney’s Star Wars: The Last Jedi lands, and is expecting to open at $200 million+.
Until then, Disney/Pixar’s Coco is still reigning supreme, bringing in $18.3 million. The Disaster Artist also widened its opening, jumping from showings in 19 theaters to 840. The James Franco-helmed and starring biopic satire brought in $6.4 million in its second weekend.
Fox Searchlight’s The Shape of Water also broadened from two New York City theaters to 41 theaters in 12 markets, brining in $1.3 million. By Christmas, the Guillermo del Toro film will appear in 700-800 additional locations.
CHECK IT OUT:
Studio-reported estimates for Dec. 8-10, Per Deadline:
1.) Coco(DIS), 3,748 theaters (-239) / Fri: $4.2M /$8.2M Sat/ $5.7M Sun/ 3-day cume: $18.3M (-33%)/Total: $135.5M / Wk 3
2.) Justice League (WB), 3,508 theaters (-312)/$2.5M Fri/$4.4M Sat/ $2.6M Sun/ 3-day cume: $9.6M (-42%)/Total: $212M/ Wk 4
3.) Wonder (Lionsgate), 3,519 theaters (+70) /$2.5M Fri/$3.5M Sat. / $2.3M Sun/ 3-day cume: $8.45M (-30%)/ /Total: $100.3M/Wk 4
4.) The Disaster Artist (A24), 840 theaters (+821) / $2.6M Fri /$2.1M Sat/$1.6M Sun/3-day cume: $6.4M (+397%)/PTA: $7,6k /Total: $8M/Wk 2
5). Thor: Ragnarok (DIS), 3,047 theaters (-101) / $1.68M Fri /$2.8M Sat/ $1.8M Sun/3-day cume: $6.3M (-36%) / Total cume: $301.1M / Wk 6
6) Daddy’s Home 2 (PAR), 3,263 theaters (-140) /$1.59M Fri / $2.7M Sat / $1.7M Sun/3-day cume: $6M (-20%)/ Total: $91.1M/Wk 5
7) Murder on the Orient Express (FOX), 3,089 theaters (-112)/ $1.5M Fri /$2.2M Sat/$1.4M Sun 3-day cume: $5.1M (-25%)/Total: $92.7M/ Wk 5
8.) The Star (SONY), 2,976 theaters (+154) /$800K Fri /$1.7M Sat/ $1.1M Sun/ 3-day cume: $3.67M (-10%)/Total:$32.2M/Wk 4
9). Lady Bird (A24), 1,557 theaters (+363) /$1M Fri /$1.4M Sat/ $1.1M Sun/3-day cume: $3.54M (-17%)/ Total cume: $22.3M / Wk 6
10.) Just Getting Started (BG), 2,161 theaters / $1.1M Fri/$1.26M Sat/ $759K Sun/3-day cume: $3.1M/Wk 1