Netflix, Theatrical Exclusivity, Box Office Profits, and the Cultural Conversation
Weekend Projections: ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ Pacing for Stellar $155M Debut; ‘Collateral Beauty’ Eyes $6.9M; ‘La La Land’ ($4.4M) & ‘Manchester By the Sea’ ($4.3M) Continue Strong Rollouts
Weekend Actuals: ‘Moana’ Three-Peats w/ $18.5M, Fending Off ‘Office Christmas Party’ w/ $16.8M; ‘La La Land’ Sings Its Way To One Of Top Limited Releases Ever
Studio Weekend Estimates: ‘Moana’ Leads the Way as ‘Office Christmas Party’ Settles for Second, ‘La La Land’ Sings Loud in Limited Release
Weekend Projections: ‘Moana’ Leads Again w/ $19.5M; ‘Office Christmas Party’ Scores $17M; ‘La La Land’ Sets Platform Record; ‘Nocturnal Animals’ Tops ‘Miss Sloane’
Studio Weekend Estimates: ‘Moana’ ($28.3M) & ‘Fantastic Beasts’ ($18.5M) Repeat On Top; ‘Incarnate’ Debuts In 9th w/ $2.6M; ‘Arrival’ Has Second-Best Post-Thanksgiving Hold Of Past Decade
Weekend Projections: ‘Moana’ Adds Strong $29M; ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Tacks On $16M; ‘Incarnate’ Soft at $2.1M; ‘Manchester By the Sea’ Expands Well w/ $2M
Studio Weekend Estimates: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Magical w/ $75.0M; ‘Edge of Seventeen’ ($4.8M) & ‘Bleed For This’ ($2.3M) Weak; ‘Doctor Strange’ ($17.6M) & ‘Trolls’ ($17.5M) Still Strong
CinemaCon 2016 Studio Presentations: STX, Lionsgate, Amazon Studios