According to Box Office Mojo, "Meet the Robinsons" came in second place at the Box Office this weekend, to yet another Will Ferrell goofy guy flick. "Blades of Glory" netted $33 million and "Meet the Robinsons" earned $25 million. Both films might be in for a tough second weekend when a new pair of comedy/youth films open.
It’s worthwhile to note that the 600 theaters where "Meet The Robinsons" played in Disney Digital 3D, scored better box office numbers (nearly twice as large) than those showing the regular 2D versions. Walt Disney Feature Animations most recent release "Chicken Little" opened to $40 million. So either consumers stayed away after feeling burned by "Chicken Little" or they read the mixed reviews and decided to wait. (Read)