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What Will The Hunger Games’ Opening Weekend Gross Be?

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 What Will The Hunger Games Opening Weekend Gross Be?By John Dick, CEO, CivicScience

~$ 113.75M

Why / How?

Relying on our digital polling applications at CivicScience, we’ve done pretty well this Spring in our predictions for both The Lorax & John Carter.  

We’re still pretty convinced that we were lucky in projecting the opening weekend John Carter movie sales. We don’t know how external things, like the weather, other competing movies, and overall demographic… Continue reading What Will The Hunger Games' Opening Weekend Gross Be?

cookies 440x330 Eat Up the ‘Hunger Games’ Action — LiterallyCourtesy Eleni’s

Safer than arena feasts and more reliable than tesseras, Eleni’s Hunger Games-themed cookies are delicious — and clever! The bakery’s $ 75 gift set, available by special order, includes sweets in the likenesses of Katniss, Peeta and Gale, plus accessories from the books, like backpacks, bows, a cornucopia, tracker jackers (ouch!) and more. For a more affordable price, 12-packs… Continue reading Eat Up the ‘Hunger Games’ Action — Literally

hungergames 1215 Learn What Box Office Records The Hunger Games Has Already BrokenThe Hunger Games was already predestined to be a box office success thanks to its existing and rather rabid fanbase, but it wasn’t until early reviews started trickling out that people started predicting it would be a legitimate box office smash. Sure enough, buzz kept building and building, and so here we are on opening day and the Gary Ross-directed film is already carving notches onto its… Continue reading Learn What Box Office Records 'The Hunger Games' Has Already Broken

Everyone on Team Peeta knows that the selfless District 12 tribute is a wizard when it comes to frosting, but making “The Hunger Games” wasn’t a piece of cake for Josh Hutcherson. (Yep, went there.)

“That makeup was really intense,” Hutcherson said during Moviefone’s special “Hunger Games” Unscripted. “I had to lay there for an hour-and-a-half without moving. And humans don’t not move for an hour-and-a-half.”

Of course, for Hutcherson, it was… Continue reading Peeta Camouflage Scene: Josh Hutcherson Reveals Most Difficult 'Hunger Games' Moment (VIDEO)

If you’ve looked at entertainment news at all this week, you probably assume the only movie out right now is “The Hunger Games.” That’s partially true: It’s opening in more than 4,000 theaters nationwide.

However! There are a few more options on the table. One caveat: those films are all in limited release. Therefore, the real question is, how much money will “Hunger Games” end up grossing this weekend?

To find out… Continue reading New Releases: 'The Hunger Games,' 'The Raid: Redemption,' '4:44 Last Day on Earth'