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RECORD-BREAKING WEEKEND! 4 Films Open $20+M: ‘The Vow’ $41M, ‘Safe House’ $39M; ‘Journey 2′ $27M, ‘Star Wars 3D’ $23M

Feb. 10-12 Weekend Actuals

1. The Vow (Screen Gems/Sony) NEW [2,958 Theaters] PG13
Friday $15.3M, Saturday $16.7M, Sunday $9.2M, Weekend $41.2M

2. Safe House (Universal) NEW [3,119 Theaters] R
Friday $13.6M, Saturday $16.3M, Sunday $10.2M, Weekend $40.2M

3. Journey 2: Mysterious Island 3D (Warner Bros) NEW [3,470 Theaters] PG
Friday $6.5M, Saturday $12.6M, Sunday, $8.2M, Weekend $27.3M

4. Star Wars Episode I – Phantom Menace 3D (LucasFilm/Fox) NEW [2,655 Theaters] PG
Friday $8.6M, Saturday$8.5M, Sunday $5.4M, Weekend $22.5M

5. Chronicle (Fox) Week 2 [2,908 Theater] PG13
Friday $3.6M, Saturday $5.5M, Sunday $3.1M, Weekend $12.1M (-45%), Cume $40M

6. The Woman In Black (CBS Films) Week 2 [2,856 Theaters] PG13
Friday $3.4M, Saturday $4.6M, Sunday $2.1M, Weekend $10.1M (-51%), Cume $35.3M

7. The Grey (Open Road) Week 3 [2,801 Theaters] R
Friday $1.4M, Saturday $2.3M, Sunday $1.4M, Weekend $5M (-46%), Cume $42.8M

8. Big Miracle (Working Title/Universal) Week 2 [2,133 Theaters] PG
Friday $939K, Saturday $1.8M, Sunday $1.2M, Weekend $3.9M (-49%), Cume $13.3M

9. The Descendants (Fox Searchlight) Week 13 [1,581 Theaters] R
Friday $877K, Saturday $1.6M, Sunday $926K,Weekend $3.4M (-24%), Cume $70.7M

10. Underworld: Awakening (Screen Gems/Sony) Week 4 [1,657 Theaters] R
Friday $671K, Saturday $1.1M, Sunday $718K, Weekend $2.5M (-55%), Cume $58.9M

SATURDAY PM, 6TH UPDATE: “Looks like that first-ever 4 openings over $20 mil on a non-holiday weekend has happened,” a studio exec emails me tonight. (On the 2008 holiday weekend December 26-28, all four movies opened on Christmas to $20+M openings that three-day weekend: Fox’s Marley And Me $36.4M, Disney’s Bedtime Stories $27.4M, Paramount’s Benjamin Button $26.9M, and MGM/UA’s Valkyrie $21M.) By the way, this is Screen Gems’ biggest opening, topping Dear Read More »

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IMAX Sets Feb. 10 Release For ‘Journey 2′

Los Angeles, CA – Feb. 3, 2011 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that the 3D family adventure Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, starring Dwayne Johnson, Michael Caine, Josh Hutcherson, Vanessa Hudgens, Luis Guzmán and Kristin Davis, will be released in the immersive IMAX® 3D format on Friday, February 10. The New Line Cinema film will open in 282 IMAX® theatres domestically, simultaneous with the film’s North American wide release. It will also open on 166 IMAX® theatres internationally, 143 of which will open as of Friday, February 10th, with the additional runs debuting over the following weeks. Additional playdates will be added as pending bookings are confirmed.

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Hot Trailer: ‘Journey 2: Mysterious Island’

By | Friday January 27, 2012 @ 5:26pm PST

The Warner Bros 3D family adventure sequel opened first internationally to great numbers from an early rollout to less than double-digit territorie including Australia Korea, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. With $18.6M so far, it’s been tracking 95% ahead of the 2008 first installment, Journey To The Center Of the Earth for the same markets. Journey 2 opens in the UK, Brazil, Mexico and some smaller markets next weekend and on February 10th in North America:

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