America's Moms Skip The Artist Re-Release

The Artist box-office

After every accolade, award and box-office accomplishment enjoyed by The Artist over the last year, it's hard to feel too bad for the Weinstein Company's silent-movie juggernaut after this weekend's re-release netted a mere $161,000 on 751 screens — an average of $214 per theater. Uggie wouldn't even write a book for that little. Still, odds are that you ruined Harvey Weinstein's Mother's Day, so at least a few pangs of bitter guilt are in order. Call the guy and apologize, will you? [Box Office Mojo]