Weekend Highlights

This looks to be a solid President’s weekend with the debuts of Twentieth Century Fox’s “A Good Day to Die Hard,” Warner Bros.’ “Beautiful Creatures” and Relativity Media’s “Safe Haven” on Thursday and Weinstein Co.’s “Escape From Planet Earth” on Friday.

BOX-OFFICE – WEEKEND BEGINNING FEBRUARY 22, 2013 – WEEKEND NUMBER 8
CategoryF-S-S Comps
THE TOP 12 FILMS THIS WEEKEND GROSSED:$89,464,030
LAST YEAR’S TOP 12 FILMS GROSSED:$114,231,838
TOP 12 THIS WEEKEND VS. SAME WEEKEND LAST YEAR:-21.68%
THE TOP 12 FILMS LAST WEEKEND GROSSED:$126,141,447
TOP 12 THIS WEEKEND VS. LAST WEEKEND:-29.08%
THIS WEEKEND ALL FILMS REPORTED WILL GROSS:$105,000,000
ALL FILMS SAME WEEKEND LAST YEAR GROSSED:$133,740,037
ALL FILMS THIS WEEKEND VS. SAME WEEKEND LAST YEAR:-21.49%

TOP OSCAR’S DAY WEEKEND OPENERS

Data provided by www.hollywood.com.

RankTitleDistributorF-S-STheatresAvg.%CHGDomestic TotalWeekMPAA
1ACT OF VALOR – A terrific and even better-than-expected debut for this action drama starring real Navy SEALs! With a production budget of just $12 million, this is a total winner.RELATIVITY MEDIA$24,476,6323039$8,054-$24,476,6321R
2TYLER PERRY’S GOOD DEEDS – Another Tyler Perry winner and a 25% uptick on Saturday showed great word-of-mouth and audience interest.LIONSGATE$15,583,9242132$7,310-$15,583,9241PG-13
3JOURNEY 2: THE MYSTERIOUS ISLAND (3-D) – Another very strong hold and the first choice for families!WARNER BROS.$13,389,1023350$3,997-33%$76,645,4533PG
4SAFE HOUSE - Closing in on the $100 million mark for this action hit!UNIVERSAL$10,926,1453052$3,580-54%$97,622,7053R
5THE VOW – This beloved date crowd favorite crosses the $100 million mark!SONY/SCREEN GEMS$9,916,7743038$3,264-57%$102,924,1173PG-13