Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
BOI INTERVIEW: Simon Pegg Talks Tibetan Roof Satellites and Going The Whole Hog in "Hector and the Search For Happiness" BOI INTERVIEW: Simon Pegg Talks Tibetan Roof Satellites and Going The Whole Hog in "Hector and the Search For Happiness" Will Fox's 'Runner" be A-Maze-ing?  This Week's Previews and Predictions Will Fox's 'Runner" be A-Maze-ing? This Week's Previews and Predictions This Week's Indies: Hector Searches For Happiness, Mia Makes Tracks and Justin Long Sings 'I Am The Walrus'. This Week's Indies: Hector Searches For Happiness, Mia Makes Tracks and Justin Long Sings 'I Am The Walrus'. 'Skeleton Twins' Prove Irresistible To Indie Moviegoers With Huge $27K+ PSA 'Skeleton Twins' Prove Irresistible To Indie Moviegoers With Huge $27K+ PSA Dolphins, Deeds and Drops...Another Possible Yawner at the Box Office This Weekend Dolphins, Deeds and Drops...Another Possible Yawner at the Box Office This Weekend Big Week For the Indies: 'Eleanor Rigby' and 'The Skeleton Twins' Lead An Impressive Limited Release Pack Big Week For the Indies: 'Eleanor Rigby' and 'The Skeleton Twins' Lead An Impressive Limited Release Pack No Argument (Clinic) Here: Event Cinema's 'Monty Python Live (mostly)' Scores Amazing $6.8 Million Worldwide No Argument (Clinic) Here: Event Cinema's 'Monty Python Live (mostly)' Scores Amazing $6.8 Million Worldwide Hawking, Hobbits & 'Hunger Games': Part 2 of Box Office Insider's Guide to the Fall Movies Hawking, Hobbits & 'Hunger Games': Part 2 of Box Office Insider's Guide to the Fall Movies Clint Set For Christmas Exclusive on 'American Sniper', Guy Ritchie Gets Moved Back 7 Months and 'Godzilla 2' Set for 2018 Clint Set For Christmas Exclusive on 'American Sniper', Guy Ritchie Gets Moved Back 7 Months and 'Godzilla 2' Set for 2018 Master Bruce, It's This Week's Indie Releases!  Coogan and Brydon take "The Trip To Italy" and Michael Fassbender Rocks A Paper Mache Head In "Frank" Master Bruce, It's This Week's Indie Releases! Coogan and Brydon take "The Trip To Italy" and Michael Fassbender Rocks A Paper Mache Head In "Frank" What Do The 12th Doctor, Floyd Mayweather and the Bolshoi Ballet Have In Common?  All Are Part Of New Event Cinema Offerings What Do The 12th Doctor, Floyd Mayweather and the Bolshoi Ballet Have In Common? All Are Part Of New Event Cinema Offerings BOI Weekly: Mindless Wanderings (...Or Stuff That Happened While You Were Buying Cleveland Cavaliers Season Tickets) BOI Weekly: Mindless Wanderings (...Or Stuff That Happened While You Were Buying Cleveland Cavaliers Season Tickets) BOI Weekly:  Updated Alternative Content/Event Cinema Release Schedule BOI Weekly: Updated Alternative Content/Event Cinema Release Schedule VFX Delays Push "Jupiter Ascending" To 2015 VFX Delays Push "Jupiter Ascending" To 2015 "Dracula Untold" Gets Worldwide Imax Treatment "Dracula Untold" Gets Worldwide Imax Treatment Thanksgiving Gets A Box Office Boost As "Penguins Of Madagascar" Moves to November 26th Thanksgiving Gets A Box Office Boost As "Penguins Of Madagascar" Moves to November 26th Fox Announces "The Night Before Our Stars" June 5th Event Fox Announces "The Night Before Our Stars" June 5th Event Updated List Of This Summer's Imax, 3D and D-Box Releases Updated List Of This Summer's Imax, 3D and D-Box Releases New Trailer Drops For "A Million Ways To Die In The West" (NSFW), "Alexander and the..." and "Tammy" New Trailer Drops For "A Million Ways To Die In The West" (NSFW), "Alexander and the..." and "Tammy" IN THE SPOTLIGHT-BEST BETS FOR WHO WILL PERFORM THE NEXT BOND THEME IN THE SPOTLIGHT-BEST BETS FOR WHO WILL PERFORM THE NEXT BOND THEME

"Amazing Spider-Man 2" Swings Into Action Tonight With Thursday Late Shows

Box Office Insider By Jim Amos | Box Office Insider May 1, 2014 at 11:56AM

Sure, it may not be like next December when tens of thousands dig deep into the back of their closets for their 25-year-old Han Solo costumes, but anticipation for tonight's 7:00PM late shows on "Amazing Spider-Man 2" is still riding high.
0
amazing spider-man 2


Sure, it may not be like next December when tens of thousands dig deep into their closets for their 25-year-old Han Solo costumes, but anticipation for tonight's 7:00PM late shows on "Amazing Spider-Man 2" is still riding high.  Reaction to the first episode in the Spidey reboot was generally positive with most signing off on Andrew Garfield as the new web slinger.  Sony has the week to itself and a vast array of ticket upcharge formats (Imax, 3D, D-Box, etc) and a weather forecast that calls for rain in various parts of the country on both Saturday and Sunday, which at this time of year will only aid grosses.

Most prognosticators have "ASM2" landing exactly where the year's biggest opening up until now did, "Captain America: Winter Soldier"'s $95 million, but I'm a bit more bullish on the film.  I'm sticking to my original Monday prediction of passing the century mark and settling in  $102 million.  

This article is related to: Box Office, Amazing Spider-Man 2, This Week's Predictions


E-Mail Updates





Upcoming Imax Titles

2014
9/5 Forrest Gump
9/26 The Equalizer

Upcoming D-Box Titles

2014
9/19 The Maze Runner

Upcoming 3D Titles

2014
9/26 The Equalizer
10/3 Annabelle

Studio Market Share

Thru August 3rd
1. Fox 18.1% 1,156m
2. Warner Brothers 15.7 998m

Major Film Festivals

8/6 - 8/16 Locarno
8/27 - 9/6 Venice Film Festival