Which is why I'm going bullish with a 33 percent dip. Family dollars, you bet against them at your peril. Sure, discriminating predictors out there could say, "Yeah, but just take a gander at High School Musical 3: Senior Year! That opened at $42m! Teen dollar 4life!" And they'd be right, in that one instance, for the third in a franchise, though you've used too many exclamation points for my liking.
Prediction: $18.35 million
And now for my thoughts on the NBA lockout, because you asked so nicely: whenever I see a group of people argue this acrimoniously over future revenue I think ... none of us is as dumb as all of us. You have to hand it to everyone involved, they've worked hard to run their product into a brick wall. Bring on college basketball!
How say you? Cheeky enough to cut loose and take Footloose? Or do you want to get on board with my Jackman call? And don't forget The Thing and Big Year, that's where $1m either way will make you look clever. Predictions away!