Sony's 'Underworld' installment earns $9.4 mil; pic expected to win weekend
Red Tails” grossed $6 million Friday to place second. Going into the weekend, Fox delivered a conservative estimate in the high single digits for the frame, while other B.O. observers expect “Red Tails” to land in the mid-teens and yesterday’s gross seems to support that. Universal holdover “Contraband” earned $3.7 yesterday, putting it just ahead of Warner Bros.’ “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close,” which opened wide in its fifth frame to earn $3.2 million yesterday. Pics have cumed $37.6 million and $3.9 million, respectively. Finally, Relativity opener “Haywire” bowed to $2.9 million yesterday. The Steven Soderbergh pic is expected to fall in the high single digits this frame.