‘That Awkward Moment’ Is Box-Office Heat Check for Zac Efron, Miles Teller, Michael B. Johnson

This weekend’s opening of “That Awkward Moment” will provide a box-office heat check for young stars Zac Efron, Miles Teller and Michael B. Jordan.

They’ll do just fine and knock “Ride Along” out of the top spot it’s held for the past two weekends, say analysts. They project an opening in the $15 million range for the R-rated romantic comedy from Focus Features.

That’s about double the expectation for Paramount’s Jason Reitman drama “Labor Day,” the weekend’s other wide release, which stars Kate Winslet, Josh Brolin and Gatlin Griffith. “That Awkward Moment” will be in 2,809 theaters, while the PG-13-rated “Labor Day” will be in about 2,500.  Read More...



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