WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 10-THE WEEK THAT ALIENS FIGHT THE WATCH AND THAT STEP UP HAS A REVOLUTION

This week, The Watch opens.

WHY TO SEE THE WATCH: Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Seth Rogen writing, Jonah Hill, Richard Ayoade, aliens, comedy, good trailer

WHY NOT TO SEE THE WATCH: Comedy, aliens, R-rating

PREDICTED DEBUT: This film will get a strong $20 M.

This week, Step Up Revolution opens.

WHY TO SEE STEP UP REVOLUTION: Dancing, other Step Ups came out

WHY NOT TO SEE STEP UP REVOLUTION: Dancing, bad ratings from critics, looks not very good.

PREDICTED DEBUT: $ 10 M will be all this dance flick will get.

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. The Dark Knight Rises ($ 70 M)

2. The Watch ($ 20 M)

3. Ice Age: Continental Drift ($ 15 M)

4. Step Up Revolution ($ 10 M)

5. The Amazing Spider-Man ($ 9 M)

6. Ted ($ 6 M)

7. Brave ($ 5 M)

8. Magic Mike ($ 2 M)

9. Moonrise Kingdom ($ 1.5 M)

10. Madea’s Witness Protection ($ 1 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 9-THE WEEK THAT BANE CRUSHES THE BOX OFFICE…AND BATMAN!

This week, The Dark Knight Rises opens.

WHY TO SEE THE DARK KNIGHT RISES: Batman, Chris Nolan, Bane, Tom Hardy, Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, last Batman movie, new characters, incredible cast, biggest movie out now, looks really good, trailers have not disappointed!

WHY NOT TO SEE THE DARK KNIGHT RISES: Violence?????

PREDICTED DEBUT: This film will take home $160 M, topping the box office, leading Ice Age to drift away and for Spidey to make his last swing!

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. The Dark Knight Rises ($160 M)

2. The Amazing Spider-Man ($20 M)

3. Ice Age: Continental Drift ($15 M)

4. Ted ($10 M)

5. Brave ($7 M)

6. Magic Mike ($6 M)

7. Moonrise Kingdom ($ 2 M)

8. Katy Perry: Part of Me ($ 1.5 M)

9. Savages ($ 1 M)

10. Madea’s Witness Protection ($ 0.5 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 8-THE WEEK THAT SPIDEY SCALES NEW HEIGHTS

 This week, The Amazing Spider-Man opens.

WHY TO SEE THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, the Lizard

WHY NOT TO SEE THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: Origin story, Emma Stone

PREDICTED DEBUT: We think it will take home a strong $90 Million and will top the box office.

This week, Savages opens.

WHY TO SEE SAVAGES: Good reviews

WHY NOT TO SEE SAVAGES: Amazing Spider-Man is out this weekend!

PREDICTED DEBUT: We think it will take home $8 Million.

This week, Katy Perry: Part of Me opens.

WHY TO SEE KATY PERRY: PART OF ME: Katy Perry

WHY NOT TO SEE KATY PERRY: PART OF ME: Katy Perry

PREDICTED DEBUT: We think it will get a strong $ 20 Million from Katy Perry fans.

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. The Amazing Spider-Man ($ 90 M)

2. Katy Perry: Part of Me ($ 20 M)

3. Ted ($ 15 M)

4. Magic Mike ($ 12 M)

5. Brave ($ 10 M)

6. Savages ($ 8 M)

7. Madagascar 3D: Europe’s Most Wanted ($ 6 M)

8. Prometheus ($ 5 M)

9. Madea’s Witness Protection ($ 3 M)

10. Moonrise Kingdom ($ 1.5 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 7-THE WEEK THAT MALE STRIPPERS DOMINATE THE BOX OFFICE

 This week, Magic Mike opens.

WHY TO SEE MAGIC MIKE: Channing Tatum, male strippers

WHY NOT TO SEE MAGIC MIKE: Channing Tatum, male strippers

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE: I think it will debut with 30 M.

 This week, Madea’s Witness Protection opens.

WHY TO SEE MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION: Tyler Perry, Madea

WHY NOT TO SEE MADEA’S WITNESS PROTECTION: Madea, Tyler Perry

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE: I think it will debut with $15 M.

 This week, Ted opens.

WHY TO SEE TED: Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Teddy bear, comedy

WHY NOT TO SEE TED: Mark Wahlberg, Too ronchy, Teddy Bear

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE: I think it will get $ 10 M.

 This week, To Rome with Love opens.

WHY TO SEE TO ROME WITH LOVE: Woody Allen, Oscar contender, Rome, Nero

WHY NOT TO SEE TO ROME WITH LOVE: Nero, sexy

PREDICTED BOX OFFICE: I think it will get 7 M.

PREDICTION FOR THE BOX OFFICE:

1. Brave (40 M)

2. Magic Mike (30 M)

3. Madagascar 3 (15 M)

4. Madea’s Witness Protection (15 M)

5. Ted (10 M)

6. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (8 M)

7. To Rome with Love (7 M)

8. Rock of Ages (5 M)

9. Snow White and the Huntsman (3 M)

10. Prometheus (2 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 6-THE WEEK THAT ADAM SANDLER COMPETES WITH TOM CRUISE SINGING ROCK

 This week, That’s My Boy debuts.

WHY TO SEE THAT’S MY BOY: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Comedy, Adam Sandler “voice”

WHY NOT TO SEE THAT’S MY BOY: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Comedy, Adam Sandler “voice”

PREDICTED DEBUT: In light of recent Adam Sandler films,  we think it will take home $25 M. It would’ve probably taken $30 M if Jack and Jill didn’t win all those Razzies.

 This week, Rock of Ages debuts.

WHY TO SEE ROCK OF AGES: Tom Cruise, after Broadway play, Russell Brand, Alec Baldwin, rock music

WHY NOT TO SEE ROCK OF AGES: Tom Cruise, Russell Brand, Alec Baldwin, rock music

PREDICTED DEBUT: We think that Rock of Ages will take home $20 M, getting some money from Broadway lovers, but not enough to make it a success.

OUR PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. That’s My Boy ($ 25 M)

2. Rock of Ages ($ 20 M)

3. Prometheus ($ 17 M)

4. Madagascar 3D: Europe’s Most Wanted ($ 15 M)

5. Men in Black 3 ($ 10 M)

6. The Avengers ($ 8 M)

7. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ($ 7 M)

8. Battleship ($ 5 M)

9. What to Expect When You’re Expecting ($ 3 M)

10. The Dictator ($ 1 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 5-THE WEEK THAT ALEX IS IN A CIRCUS AND THAT A ROBOT DISCOVERS ALIENS

 This week, Madagascar 3D: Europe’s Most Wanted opens.

WHY TO SEE THIS MOVIE: Comedy, Madagascar, Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, Dreamworks, good for the family, animated

WHY NOT TO SEE THIS MOVIE: Comedy, animated, Dreamworks

PREDICTED DEBUT: I predict it to take in 20 M. Nothing compared to the dough of The Lorax, but it has a ton of competition.

 This week, Prometheus opens.

WHY TO SEE THIS MOVIE: Horror, aliens, Ridley Scott, Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron

WHY NOT TO SEE THIS MOVIE: Horror, aliens

PREDICTED DEBUT: I predict it to take home 60 M. It will top the box office.

MY PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. Prometheus ($ 60 M)

2. Snow White and the Huntsman ($ 40 M)

3. Men in Black 3 ($ 30 M)

4. The Avengers ($ 25 M)

5. Madagascar 3D: Europe’s Most Wanted ($ 20 M)

6. Battleship ($ 5 M)

7. The Dictator ($ 4 M)

8. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ($ 3 M)

9. Dark Shadows ($ 2 M)

10. What to Expect When You’re Expecting ($ 1 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 4-THE WEEK THAT SNOW WHITE GETS A NEW NAME

 This week, Snow White and the Huntsman opens.

WHY TO SEE SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN: Kirsten Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Snow White, darker edge

WHY NOT TO SEE SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNSTMAN: Commerical director, darker edge , Kirsten Stewart

PREDICTED OPENING: I think that this film will get a good 60 million in its first weekend, topping MIB 3.

HERE’S OUR PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. Snow White and the Hunstman ($ 60 M)

2. Men in Black 3 ($ 30 M)

3. The Avengers ($ 20 M)

4. Battleship ($15 M)

5. Dark Shadows ($ 10 M)

6. The Dictator ($ 7 M)

7. Chernobyl Diaries ($ 5 M)

8. What to Expect When You’re Expecting ($ 3 M)

9. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ($ 2 M)

10. The Hunger Games ($ 1 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 3-THE WEEK OF MIB 3


This week, Men in Black 3 opens.

WHY TO SEE MIB 3: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, MIB comedy, liked first two films, aliens, Josh Brolin

WHY NOT TO SEE MIB 3: MIB comedy, disliked first two films, aliens

PREDICTED OPENING: I think that this film will open with a strong 40 million dollars, just not enough to pass The Avengers.

HERE’S OUR PREDICTED BOX OFFICE:

1. The Avengers ($50 M)

2. Men in Black 3 ($40 M)

3. Battleship ($20 M)

4. The Dictator ($10 M)

5. What to Expect When You’re Expecting ($6 M)

6. Dark Shadows ($5 M)

7. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ($4 M)

8. The Hunger Games ($3 M)

9. Think Like A Man($ 2 M)

10. The Lucky One ($1 M)

WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND 2-THE WEEK OF THE DICTATOR, WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING AND BATTLESHIP

 This week, The Dictator opens.

WHY TO SEE THE DICTATOR: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley, looks funny

WHY NOT TO SEE THE DICTATOR: Comedy, racist

PREDICTED OPENING: While still in the show of The Avengers, it will do well, but not amazing. We predict it to get $25 M.

 Also this weekend: What to Expect When You’re Expecting opens

WHY TO SEE WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING: Funny, comedy, Jennifer Lopez, Cameron Diaz, Elizabeth Banks, Chris Rock, liked novel

WHY NOT TO SEE WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU’RE EXPECTING: Comedy, about pregnant women, hated novel

PREDICTED OPENING: While this film will connect with pregnant women, it won’t connect with many other people: and we predict it to take home $15 M.

 Finally, this weekend: Battleship.

WHY TO SEE BATTLESHIP: From VFX guys of Transformers, Rihanna, Liam Neeson, Brooklyn Decker, Real Navy soldiers acting in it, alien invasion film, liked board game

WHY NOT TO SEE BATTLESHIP: Alien invasion film, hated board game, Rihanna, Liam Neeson, Brooklyn Decker

PREDICTED OPENING: This film will get the closest to topping the Avengers. We predict $50 M.

HERE’S WHAT WE THINK THE BOX OFFICE WILL BE:

1. The Avengers ($ 70 M)

2. Battleship ($ 50 M)

3. The Dictator ($ 25 M)

4. What to Expect When You’re Expecting ($ 15 M)

5. Dark Shadows ($ 10 M)

6. Think Like A Man ($ 5 M)

7. The Hunger Games ($ 3 M)

8. The Lucky One ($ 2 M)

9. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ($ 1 M)

10. Pirates: Band of Misfits ($ 0.56 M)

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WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND-THE WEEK OF DARK SHADOWS

This page was trashed for a while due to how hard it was to make. Now, The Buzz About Movies is bringing it back again.

This week, Dark Shadows opens.

WHY TO SEE DARK SHADOWS: Johnny Depp, Tim Burton, After 70’s soap opera

WHY NOT TO SEE DARK SHADOWS: Tim Burton/Johnny Depp rom com, Rotten rating on Rotten Tomatoes

PREDICTED OPENING: I think Dark Shadows will take home 35 M dollars, but The Avengers will get another 90 M dollars due to re-watches. If you want to see The Avengers in the second week, also check out The Buzz About Movies’ review on The Avengers.

COMING TO DVD THIS WEEK:

The Vow

Underworld Awakening

Mother’s Day

Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie

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2 Responses “WHAT TO SEE THIS WEEKEND” →

  1. Maggy Fulton

    May 10, 2012

    So GLAD You’re Bringing the page back Caden! Gr8 Tips on what to see 😀

    Reply

  2. Maggy Fulton

    June 5, 2012

    I agree with your ‘Prometheus” debut opening, and with your ‘Madagascar 3″ opening. I hope “Madagascar 3” pulls in a bit of money at least 🙂

    Reply

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