One of Hollywood’s biggest stars, Brad Pitt, may have to settle for third place at the box office with his zombie apocalypse movie World War Z. Hollywood prognosticators believe, at the very best, it will sell $50 million worth of tickets.
Man of Steel could do better in its second weekend with sales approaching $60 million, on top of its monster debut.
Family friendly animated mayhem at Monsters University is a sure bet to finish first. Based on pre-release audience tracking, the 3-D Pixar sequel is expected to earn at least $70 million.
Screenings for Monsters U and World War Z start later tonight.
Sofia Coppola’s take on The Bling Ring, starring Emma Watson, expands nationwide tomorrow to 500 locations.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter