31 January 2013 4:17 PM, PST | Box Office Mojo | See recent BoxOfficeMojo.com news »

With unimpressive holdovers and modest newcomers, Super Bowl weekend is likely going to be one of the slowest at the box office this year. Due to its appeal among younger women*who are less likely to be gung-ho about the big game*zombie romance Warm Bodies should be able to claim first place at 3,009 locations. Meanwhile, Sylvester Stallone tries to leverage goodwill from The Expendables in to solo outing Bullet to the Head, though it's hard to imagine he fares much better than co-stars Jason Statham and Arnold Schwarzenegger.Warm Bodies is adapted from the 2011 book of the same name in which a zombie (Nicholas Hoult) begins to regain consciousness when he falls in love with a human girl (Teresa Palmer) in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. Distributor Summit Entertainment has executed a targeted marketing effort that has done a solid job explaining this unique story in a way that should appeal »


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