antiTainment NEWS: Spielberg & Hanks, No Match For Ben Stiller’s Dodgeball
The Hanks/Spielberg film suffered from a terminal case of lack of interest and brought in only an estimated $18.7 million, well below the reported $60 million price tag. The $20 million dollar “Dodgeball” on the other hand, grossed an estimated $30 million.
Disney suffered a much worst fate with their remake of “Around the World in 80 Days”. Even Jackie Chan couldn’t keep the hot air from escaping this $100 million dollar balloon. The film grossed an estimated $6.8 million this weekend, landing in 9th place.
Estimate Weekend Box Office Top 10, according to Exhibitor Relations.
01 - Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story -
02 - The Terminal - $18.7 million
03 - Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - $17.4 million
04 - Shrek 2 - $13.6 million
05 - Garfield: The Movie - $11 million
06 - The Stepford Wives - $9.2 million
07 - The Chronicles of Riddick - $8.3 million
08 - The Day After Tomorrow - $7.5 million
09 - Around the World in 80 Days - $6.8 million
10 - Troy - $1.7 million