Entries must be received by 10 a. Matt Goldberg of the website Collider noted that it would have probably lost to these films if it had been released that October. She gets suspicious when Parker insists on renting a house that had been recently purchased by a person named Rodrigo. Archived from on December 19, 2013. We refine our estimates from week to week as more data becomes available. I thought Lopez was miscast, she looks too good to have her characters problems. Archived from on December 28, 2012.
Archived from on June 12, 2012. But when his latest robbery turns deadly because of a careless crew member, he declines to join crime boss Melander Michael Chiklis and his gang for another heist. Archived from on January 26, 2013. Having barely survived, Parker is found by a family of tomato farmers who take him to the hospital, where he subdues a male nurse, steals his uniform, and escapes. We are just fans of the Parker film and are merely writing and spreading a word about it. There, he joins forces with an unlikely ally Jennifer Lopez to hijack the gang's next big score.
Hackford directed the film, and Steven Chasman, Hackford, Alexander, , and Jonathan Mitchell produced. He is asked to join four other guys on a job. But on his latest heist, his crew double crosses him, steals his stash, and leaves him for dead. The body count is high. Figures will therefore fluctuate each week, and totals for individual titles can go up or down as we update our estimates. January 27th, 2013 January will go out like a lamb at the box office, with three new releases failing to catch on with moviegoers this weekend and not much action among the holdovers.
The consumer spending estimate is based on the average sales price for the title in the retailers we survey. Once Leslie figures out that Parker is faking his identity, she offers her skills and local knowledge for a cut from the robbery. Archived from on January 5, 2013. It's exciting, believable, good plot and acting. Set in the Palm Beach region of Florida, the movie is focused on a professional thief played by Jason Statham known as Parker in the movie , who gets double crossed by his gang members. They dispose of his body but someone finds him—he is still alive—and takes him to the hospital.
The crooks turn on Parker and leave him for dead. Parker returns to the house to plant his guns, find their weapons and disable the firing pins. On January 3, 2013, Digital Spy unveiled another promotional poster for Parker. Lopez and Nolte previously worked together on the film 1997. While there's nothing special about that result, it does give the film a shot at making money, which is more than can be said for actioner. Parker survives and vows vengeance, tracing the gang to Palm Beach. They tell Parker that what they got can help them set up another job which will net them much more.
McLaughlin screenplay , Donald E. They pull it off flawlessly. Kroll eventually stabs Parker through his hand after engaging him in a brutal fight. Westlake, which spawned into a book series that included over twenty other novels. Melander's crew disguise themselves as delivery men. Other new releases, like and did better than expected, while crashed.
She is found and taken inside, where the crew abuse and question her, assuming she and Parker are working together. Statham, who is a former diver for the British Olympic Team, performed all of Parker's stunts in the film. Both of them make a strategy to steal jewelry from Melander and his crew, after they rob it from the jewelry auction. It's worth a watch if you're a Statham fan. Parker, disgusted with the crew's unprofessional standards, refuses to participate in another robbery that could net them millions. Hansel and Gretel should have no trouble winning the weekend and it is the clear choice for target film for this week's box office prediction contest. He is asked to join four other guys on a job.
They swim back to the house, where a weak and injured Parker is waiting to ambush them. His mentor Hurley asks him to take charge of a job with a crew he doesn't know, consisting of Melander , Carlson , Ross , and Hardwicke. On , the film has an approval rating of 40% based on 106 reviews, with an average rating of 4. Its opening week Blu-ray share was 42%, which is more in line with the average for that genre. Their idea is to steal from his former accomplices who are about to execute a jewelry heist.
He learns where they are and poses as a wealthy Texan looking to buy a house. Others found Statham well-fitted for the role of Parker and praised Lopez for providing. Hopefully this will translate into strong box office numbers going forward. Leslie and Parker then hide the jewels and find a way for the former to receive her cut. During the film, Parker is seen posing as a priest and a wealthy Texan named Daniel Parmitt from.