Box Office Cannon-Fodder: ‘Delivery Man's’ Date With ‘Hunger Games’ and 10 Other Sacrificial Lambs (Photos)

The studios knew what they were doing when they scheduled these films — and some even went on to do OK. But it's a fine line between “counter-programming” and “cannon fodder.”

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"Delivery Man" won't catch fire this weekend with "The Hunger Games" sequel premiering, too: the Lionsgate release starring Jennifer Lawrence is expected to rake in at least $160 million. The Vince Vaughn comedy? Not as much.