Forecast: 'Fifty Shades' to Dominate Valentine's Day Box Office. (Box Office Mojo, 2/12/2015)
The long-awaited big-screen adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey is poised to set a handful of box office records when it hits theaters this weekend.
Box office records being threatened
- Biggest President Day's weekend ever.
- Biggest R-rated opening ever. (Record currently held by The Hangover II.)
- Biggest Valentine's Day earnings. (Record currently held by 2010's Valentine's Day with $23,400,000)
The American Family Association is recommending Old Fashioned as an alternative to Fifty Shades of Grey.
It currently has a 25% on the Tomatometer, slightly worse than the 33% for 'Fifty Shades'.
National media goes hysterical over 'Fifty Shades' puzzle. (2/12/2015)
A probing story: 'Fifty Shades of Grey' headline of the day. (2/12/2015)
Dear AFA Members, Front row seats still available at Madison Sundance for this evening's 8 o'clock showing of 'Fifty Shades of Grey'. (2/12/2015)
Mississippi-Based American Family Association drums up more interest in 'Fifty Shades of Grey'. (2/11/2015)
'50 Shades of Grey': The soundtrack. (8/9/2012)