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Game: 2012 Oscar Box Office Week 2 & Week 1 Results

For a full list of rules, click here: 2012 Oscar Box Office Predictions Game Rules.

Submit Your Predictions for This Week

  1. Top Ten Films at the U.S. Box Office of the week in order from most money to least.
  2. Individual monetary predictions for each film.
  3. Final box office tally for all new wide releases.
  4. Awards predictions for any film you think has a shot at an end-of-year awards nomination.

This Week's New Wide Releases

Finding Nemo 3D (2,900 screens)
Resident Evil: Retribution (2,850 screens)

This Week's New Limited Release

10 Years
Arbitrage
Bangkok Revenge
Barfi!
Liberal Arts
The Master
Stolen

Box Office Prediction Increments

  1. $50 million or higher - $5 million increments
  2. $25 million to $49 million - $1 million increments
  3. $5 million to $24.5 million - $500,000 increments
  4. $4.9 million or lower - $100,000 increments

Last Week's Results

In one of the most abysmal weekend performances in some time, not a single film surpassed $10 million and both new releases made fewer than $5 million. Being the top new release doesn't do much for The Words when it came in third for the week.

Top 10 Films

  1. The Possession, $9,317,472
  2. Lawless, $6,007,036
  3. The Expendables 2, $4,951,899
  4. The Words, $4,750,894
  5. ParaNorman, $4,195,415
  6. The Bourne Legacy, $3,969,330
  7. The Odd Life of Timothy Green, $3,650,158
  8. The Campaign, $3,377,189
  9. 2016: Obama's America, $3,309,422
  10. The Dark Knight Rises, $3,218,189

Key:
W=Wesley | M=Mike | Z=Zach
@ Total : Correct Prediction
o : Correct Prediction Individual
= : Correct Placement

Division 1

The Possession (Wo) @ $7.5 M
The Words (Wo | M | Z | C) @ $6.0 M

Division 2

The Possession (W= | M | Z | C) @ $9.5 M
Lawless (W | M | Z | C) @ $6.0 M
The Expendables 2 (W | M= | Z= | C=) @ $5.0 M
The Words (W | M | Z | C) @ $4.8 M
ParaNorman (W | M | Z | C) @ $4.2 M
The Bourne Legacy (W | M | Z | C) @ $4.0 M
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (W= | M= | Z | C) @ $3.7 M
The Campaign (M) @ $3.4 M
2016: Obama's America (W= | Z) @ $3.3 M
The Dark Knight Rises (W | M | Z | C) @ $3.2 M

Division 3

The Possession (W-$7.5 | M-$6.3 | Z-$8 | C-$7) @ $9.5 M
Lawless (W-$5 | M-$5.9 | Z-$6 | C-$5.5) @ $6.0 M
The Expendables 2 (W-$4.5 | M-$4.7 | Z-$4.5 | C-$4.4) @ $5.0 M
The Words (W-$3.6 | M-$2.1 | Z-$1.1 | C-$1.6) @ $4.8 M
ParaNorman (W-$3.5 | M-$4.1 | Z-$3.9 | C-$3.2) @ $4.2 M
The Bourne Legacy (W-$4 | M-$2.9 | Z-$3.8 | C-$3.8) @ $4.0 M
The Odd Life of Timothy Green (W-$3 | M-$3.1 | Z-$2.4 | C-$3.6) @ $3.7 M
The Campaign (M-$3.3) @ $3.4 M
2016: Obama's America (W-$2.6 | Z-$3.2) @ $3.3 M
The Dark Knight Rises (W-$2.7 | M-$2.4 | Z-$2.9 | C-$3.1) @ $3.2 M

Current Standings

Division 1

  1. 4 Points - Wesley
  2. 1 Points - Mike
  3. 1 Points - Zach
  4. 1 Points - CineSnatch

Division 2

  1. 12 Points - Wesley
  2. 11 Points - Mike
  3. 10 Points - Zach
  4. 9 Points - CineSnatch

Division 3

  1. $36.4 M Box Office Bucks - Wesley
  2. $35.8 M Box Office Bucks - Zach
  3. $34.8 M Box Office Bucks - Mike
  4. $32.2 M Box Office Bucks - CineSnatch
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  1. 1. Resident Evil 28m 75m total
    2. Finding Nemo 25m 80m total
    3. The Possession 4.3m
    4. Lawless 4m
    5. Expendables 2 3m
    6. ParaNorman 2.9m
    7. The Words 2.5m
    8. Last Ounce of Courage 2.2m 15m total
    9. Odd Life of Timothy Green 2m
    10. Arbitrage 1.8m 20m total

    Arbitrage 15m Oscars and lower
    The Master 35M Oscars and lower

  2. 1. Resident Evil: Retribution – $27 M
    2. Finding Nemo 3D – $23 M
    3. The Possession – $4.5 M
    4. Lawless – $3.6 M
    5. The Expendables 2 – $3.5 M
    6. The Words – $3.1 M
    7. Last Ounce of Courage – $3.0 M
    8. ParaNorman – $2.8 M
    9. The Bourne Legacy – $2.6 M
    10. The Odd Life of Timothy Green – $2 M

    Finding Nemo 3D – $50 M
    Last Ounce of Courage – $20 M
    Resident Evil: Retribution – $65 M

    Last Ounce of Courage – None
    Resident Evil: Retribution – None
    10 Years – None
    Arbitrage – Lower
    Bangkok Revenge – None
    Barfi! – None
    Liberal Arts – None
    The Master – Oscars and Lower
    Stolen – None

  3. 1. Resident Evil 76 25m 55m total
    2. Finding Nemo 22.5m 60m total
    3. The Possession 4.7m
    4. Lawless 3.7m
    5. The Words 2.9m
    6. Expendables 2 2.8m
    7. ParaNorman 2.8m
    8. Bourne Legacy 2.2m
    9. Odd Life of Timothy Green 2.2m
    10. The Campaign 2.1m

    Arbitrage 15m Oscars and lower
    The Master 35M Oscars and lower

  4. 1. Evil 18 (45; no awards)
    2. Nemo 16 (40; previously released)
    3. Last Ounce of Courage 6 (18; no awards)
    4. Possession 4.5
    5. Lawless 3.5
    6. Expendables 2.4
    7. Bourne 2.3
    8. Arbitrage 2 (12; Best Actor, Screenplay)
    9. ParaNorman 2
    10. Timothy Green 1.9

    The Master (40; Best Picture, Director, Screenplay, Actor, Supporting Actor, Supporting Actress, Editing, Cinematography, Score, Production Design, Sound Editing)


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