In what turned out to be another lackluster weekend at the stateside box office, the high-octane, PG-13-rated picture from Open Roads Films, starring the action star as a double-crossed bank robber with a conscience, had a $939 per-screen average in 2,502 theaters, bringing its total domestic haul to $7.5 million. However, the film dropped off 42.9% from the previous frame. Abroad, Honest Thief has racked up $3.3 million to date, bringing its worldwide box-office total to $10.8 million.
The soft numbers come despite the fact that the film added screens in the wake of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to allow movie theaters outside of New York City to re-open on October 23 at reduced capacity. Although theaters in