Box Office — Second December Weekend

Box Office — Second December Weekend: The Mojo forecasts the top contenders will be as follows:

1. Skyfall – $10.8 million (-38%)

2. Lincoln – $10.7 million (-20%)

3. Life of Pi – $10.2 million (-16%)

4. Rise of the Guardians – $10 million (-25%)

5. Breaking Dawn Part 2 – $8.7 million (-50%)

As Mojo says …

” … First place will come down to a battle between five holdovers. In fact, these titles will likely be so close that we won’t know the clear winner until actuals report on Monday.”

Add On: The Nikkster gives us early estimates of the weekend:

1. Skyfall (Eon/MGM/Sony) Week 5 [Runs 3,401] PG13 Friday $3.1M, Weekend $11.0M, Cume $261.6M

2. Breaking Dawn Part 2 (Summit/Lionsgate) Week 4 [Runs 3,646] PG13 Friday $2.7M, Weekend $8.7M, Cume $268.3M

3. Lincoln (DreamWorks/Fox/Disney) Week 5 [Runs 2,014] PG13 Friday $2.5M, Weekend $8.4M, Cume $96.7M

4. Rise Of The Guardian (DWAnim/Par) Week 3 [Runs 3,639] PG Friday $2.2M, Weekend $10.6M, Cume $61.2M

5. Life Of Pi (Fox) Week 3 [Runs 2,946] PG Friday $2.2M, Weekend $8.2M, Cume $60.8M

6. Playing For Keeps (Millenium/FilmDistrict) NEW [Runs 2,837] PG13 Friday $2.1M, Weekend $6.0M

7. Red Dawn (MGM/FilmDistrict) Week 3 [Runs 2,754] PG13 Friday $1.3M, Weekend $4.1M, Cume $37.1M

8. Wreck-It Ralph (Disney) Week 6 [Runs 2,746] PG Friday $1.1M, Weekend $4.6M, Cume $164.2M

9. Flight (Paramount) Week 6 [Runs 2,431] R Friday $910K, Weekend $3.1M, Cume $86.1M

10. Killing Them Softly (Annapurna/Weinstein) Week 2 [Runs 2,424] R Friday $890K (-65%), Weekend $2.9M, Cume $11.9M


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