Which ever movie wins this weekend it will surely end the reign of The Hunger Games. Since neither interested me I saw The Cabin in the Woods and have to say that it should have done better than it currently is. I feel that the Lucky One will be #1. It’s yet another Nicolas Sparks adaptation, which all have done well, so I give it the upper hand
- Hunger Games Expected To Be Unseated This Weekend! (perezhilton.com)
- Hunger Games Makes History; Three Stooges and Cabin in the Woods Make Do (eonline.com)
- The Hunger Games Reigns Supreme At The Box Office For The FOURTH WEEK In A Row! (perezhilton.com)
Originally posted on Inside Movies:
[ew_image url="http://img2.timeinc.net/ew/i/2012/04/11/think-like-a-man_320.jpg" credit="Alan Markfield" align="left"]Assuming The Hunger Games tops the box office on Thursday, the sci-fi thriller will have been No. 1 for 28 straight days — the longest daily streak since 1999′s The Sixth Sense held on to first place for 35 days. But Katniss’ reign at the box office will likely come to an end this weekend, as two new date movies — the relationship comedy Think Like a Man and the romance The Lucky One — will fight over the crown.
Also opening is Disney’s fourth-annual Earth Day nature documentary. This year’s offering is Chimpanzee, which should open to around $7 million — slightly better than last year’s African Cats, which started out with $6 million. Here are my predictions for the weekend: