June 22, 2011


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Written by: Mitch Salem

>Green Lantern has grossed $10.1 million Monday-Tuesday, representing 19.0% of its opening weekend tally.  This is a solid first weekday number and indicates the potential to decline slightly better than average in its second weekend.  A typical decline for the second weekend is 49%, and this suggests a decline of around 46-47%.  Look for Weekend Predictions for Green Lantern’s second weekend, as well as the other returning films and forecasts for the openings of Cars 2 and Bad Teacher on Thursday here at ShowBuzzDaily.   

About the Author

Mitch Salem
MITCH SALEM has worked on the business side of the entertainment industry for 20 years, as a senior business affairs executive and attorney for such companies as NBC, ABC, USA, Syfy, Bravo, and BermanBraun Productions, and before that, at the NY law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges. During all that, he has more or less constantly been going to the movies and watching TV, and writing about both since the 1980s. His film reviews also currently appear on and In addition, he is co-writer of an episode of the television series "Felicity."