GMA Films’ “Just One Summer” and Star Cinema’s “The Reunion” opened in theaters at the same schedule. How did they fare at the box office?
Total Recall topped the local box office last weekend with a 5-day opening gross of P28.8 million. The Expendables 2 settled for 2nd place on its 2nd week with a weekend gross of P20.4 million and a two-week gross of P74.7 million.
As for Pinoy films, Star Cinema’s “The Reunion” starring Xian Lim, Enchong Dee, Enrique Gil and Kean Cipriano had a two-week gross of P55.5 million which put the barkada movie in 5th place for this year’s highest-grossing local movies.
GMA Films’ “Just One Summer” starring Julie Anne San Jose and Elmo Magalona had a 1 week run grossing P6.15 million. The Cinemalaya entry “Mga Mumunting Lihim” starring Judy Ann Santoshas a commercial run grossing P774,349.00.
Here’s the Philippine box office tally (Top 6) for the opening period of August 22 to 26, 2012 according to Box Office Mojo (premiering movies are highlighted in yellow):
|1||N||Total Recall (2012)||P28.8-M||P28.8-M||1|
|2||2||The Expendables 2||P20.4-M||P74.7-M||2|
|4||1||The Bourne Legacy||P11.57-M||P195.47-M||3|
|6||7||Step Up Revolution||P0.93-M||P45.97-M||4|
HIGHEST-GROSSING PINOY MOVIES FOR 2012 SO FAR
(As of August 28, 2012)
1. UnOfficially Yours – P157.25-M
2. Kimmy Dora and the Temple of Kiyeme – P133.33-M
3. The Healing – P104.6-M
4. Moron 5 and the Crying Lady – P64.6-M
5. The Reunion – P55.5-M *
6. Born to Love You – P52.37-M
7. Corazon Ang Unang Aswang – P51.39-M
8. Every Breath U Take – P50.2-M
9. The Mommy Returns – P30.6-M
10. Boy Pick-Up: The Movie – P25.37-M
11. A Mother’s Story – P24.81-M
12. My Cactus Heart – P23-M
13. My Kontrabida Girl – P13.1-M
14. The Witness – P8.6-M
15. Just One Summer – P6.15-M
16. Hitman -P4.96-M
17. Mga Mumunting Lihim – P774,349.00
All figures from Box Office Mojo