Monday, August 23, 2010
"Lottery Ticket" Box Office Surpriser
E! Online.com Reports....
You may be surprised.
Pound for pound, the winner among the box office's new movies was Lottery Ticket. Reputation-wise, the loser was Aniston, whose The Switch grossed more per theater than Vampire Sucks, did better than its eighth-place ranking indicates, but that you're going to think bombed anyway.
Overall, Vampires Suck ($12.2 million) was the top new movie. Since debuting Wednesday, the $20 million Twilight spoof has grossed $18.6 million domestically.
Moving down through the standings, Lottery Ticket, the $17 million Bow Wow comedy, sold more tickets per theater than any Top 10 movie, including Sylvester Stallone's The Expendables ($16.5 million; $64.9 million overall), which enjoyed a second straight weekend at No. 1. Ranking-wise, Lottery Ticket placed fourth, with $11.1 million.
• The Expendables, $16.5 million
• Vampires Suck, $12.2 million
• Eat Pray Love, $12 million
• Lottery Ticket, $11.1 million
• The Other Guys, $10.1 million
• Piranha 3D, 10 million
• Nanny McPhee Returns, $8.3 million
• The Switch, $8.1 million
• Inception, $7.7 million
• Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, $5 million
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