Monday, May 29, 2006

Memorial Day Weekend Box Office

The four-day weekend numbers are in and Hedge is credited with $35.3 million, an 8% drop from the opening (3-day) weekend . . . X-Men crushed everything with a $122.8 million opening, though it's numbers got worse each day from Friday through Monday. Da Vinci Code dropped 45% from it's opening weekend, to $42.4 million this lap (for a $144.9 million total). Hedge is now up to $84.4 million and looks headed for a domestic cume of $140-150 million. Which very likely means no bonus at the end of this year for the DreamWorkers. What will be interesting to see is if OTH will have anything like the overseas response of Ice Age: The Meltdown, which has easily more than doubled its domestic take in foreign revenues. Even without that, OTH should make a handy profit, though not the insane money generated by some other CG 'toons. And now for your viewing pleasure, the truth behind RJ, Verne, and Hammy:


Anonymous said...

It looks like Hammy and Verne are conspiring to do something evil to R.J.

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