April 28 Weekend Roundup: 'The Circle' underperforms, 'How to be a Latin Lover' overperforms.
The Circle received unenthusiastic reactions from the theaters, opening at $9.0M across approximately 3100 theaters. How to be a Latin Lover demonstrated Eugenio Derbez’s continued appeal in the North American box office as it opened at $12.2M over a mere span of 1100 theaters.
The below chart shows our forecasts (lower bound, mean, upper bound) from last Friday next to several other industry forecasts and actual performance.
|The Circle||$9.0M||($13.0M, $13.5M, $13.7M)||$10.5M||$14.5M||$12M|
|How to be a Latin Lover||$12.2M||($7.3M, $7.7M, $8.1M)||$6.5M||$6.5M||$5M|
We’ll be back later this week with forecasts for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2