Box Office April 13-15, 2012. The Hunger Games was Number One at the box office for the fourth weekend in a row with $21.5 Million for $337 Million so far. The Three Stooges premiered in Second Place with $17.1 Million. The Cabin in the Woods premiered in Third Place with $14.8 Million. Titanic 3D was Fourth with $11.6 Million. American Reunion was Fifth with $10.7 Million. Mirror Mirror, Wrath of the Titans, 21 Jump Street, Lockout (which premiered this weekend), and Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax rounded out the top ten respectively.
The Three Stooges is a slapstick comedy film based loosely on the early to mid-20th century shorts by the comedic trio The Three Stooges. It was produced, written and directed by the Farrelly brothers and co-written by Mike Cerrone. It stars Chris Diamantopoulos, Sean Hayes, and Will Sasso recreating the eponymous characters played by Moe Howard, Larry Fine and Curly Howard. The film’s story places the Stooges in a modern setting.
The Cabin in the Woods is a 2012 horror film co-written and directed by Drew Goddard and co-written and produced by Joss Whedon. It stars Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford, Jesse Williams, Anna Hutchison, and Fran Kranz.
Lockout (also known as MS One: Maximum Security) is a 2012 French science fiction action film directed by James Mather and Stephen St. Leger, and written by Mather, Leger, and Luc Besson. The film stars Guy Pearce, Maggie Grace, Vincent Regan, Joseph Gilgun, Lennie James, and Peter Stormare.