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Weekend Box Office — March 30-April 1, 2007

Paramount/Dreamwork’s Blades of Glory took first place over the weekend, earning a $33.01M from 3,372 theaters.

There was only one other new release in the top 10, Buena Vista’s Meet the Robinsons followed in second place with a solid $25.12M from 3,413.

Just out of the top 10 in 11th place was new release The Lookout from Miramax, which took in $2.01M from 955 theaters.

Rounding out the top five was 300 in third place, as it dropped one spot and 42.4% to take in $11.43M from 3,004 theaters ($179.94M through 24 days of release), TMNT took a bit of a dive, as it dropped 3 spots and 61.9% to take fourth place with $9.23M from 3,120 theaters ($38.50M through 10 days of release), Wild Hogs dropped one spot and 37.5% (the best holdover for any movie in the top 10) to take fifth place with $8.66M from 3,200 theaters ($135.63M through 31 days of release).

Filling out the bottom half of the chart was Shooter, which dropped three spots and 42.4% to take sixth place with $8.36M from 2,806 theaters ($27.58M through 10 days of release), Premonition dropped 45.5% but remained in seventh place with $5.21M from 2,474 theaters ($39.46M through 17 days of release), The Hills Have Eyes 2 dropped two spots and 56.8% to take in $4.19M from 2,465 theaters for a ninth place finish ($16.07M through 10 days of release), Reign Over Me dropped one spot and 48.6% for $3.84M from 1,671 theaters ($13.47M through 10 days of release) and lastly The Last Mimzy dropped five spots and 61.9% to take in $3.82M from 3,017 theaters ($16.01M through 10 days of release)

The best per theater average in the top 10 went to Blades of Glory, which averaged $9,790 per theater (3,372 sites).What follows below is the top 10 chart (Actuals) for the weekend.

Top 10 Weekend Box Office — March 30-April 1, 2007 (Actuals)
(TW) — (LW) — (Movie) — (Weekend) — (% Change) — (Theaters) — (Domestic)

1. — N — Blades of Glory — $33,014,202 — – — 3,372 — $33,014,202
2. — N — Meet the Robinsons — $25,123,781 — – — 3,413 — $25,123,781
3. — 2 — 300 — $11,434,437 — -42.4% — 3,004 — $179,941,919
4. — 1 — TMNT — $9,232,362 — -61.9% — 3,120 — $38,500,646
5. — 4 — Wild Hogs — $8,662,893 — -37.5% — 3,200 — $135,628,796
6. — 3 — Shooter — $8,364,413 — -42.4% — 2,806 — $27,576,332
7. — 7 — Premonition — $5,213,264 — -45.5% — 2,474 — $39,455,581
8. — 6 — Hills / Eyes 2 — $4,186,386 — -56.8% — 2,465 — $16,069,000
9. — 8 — Reign / Me — $3,835,022 — -48.6% — 1,671 — $13,465,869
10. — 5 — The / Mimzy — $3,815,600 — -61.9% — 3,017 — $16,007,619

Source: [Box Office Mojo]

  • I really thought Blades of Glory would do a lot better than it did….

  • I really thought Blades of Glory would do a lot better than it did….