Theater Counts > 2008 > Week 34


August 20 – 22
Updated Thursday afternoons

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> NEW RELEASES
4 10 The Rocker Fox 2,784 - - 2,800 - 37,800 - 1
5 - The House Bunny Sony / Columbia 2,714 - - 2,900 - 39,800 - 1
8 - Death Race Universal 2,532 - - 2,800 - 39,100 - 1
12 - The Longshots MGM (Weinstein) 2,089 - - 2,200 - 30,000 - 1
15 - Hamlet 2 Focus Features 1,530 - - 110 - 1,700 - 1
60 - I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions 18 - - 18 - 286 - 1
75 - Mumbai Meri Jaan UTV Communications 8 - - 10 - 30 - 1
93 - Trouble the Water Zeitgeist 3 - - 3 - 15 - 1
110 - Cthulhu Regent Releasing 1 - - 1 - 3 - 1
120 - Momma's Man Kino 1 - - 1 - 7 - 1
> EXPANDING
2 4 Tropic Thunder Paramount (DreamWorks) 3,352 +33 +1.0% 4,500 - 58,600 -3,300 2
20 20 Fly Me to the Moon Summit Entertainment 540 +88 +19.5% 540 +80 7,560 +741 2
24 24 Kung Fu Panda Paramount (DreamWorks) 437 +173 +65.5% 490 +220 5,350 +2,930 12
26 34 Bottle Shock Freestyle Releasing 324 +207 +176.9% 330 +210 4,280 +2,670 3
39 37 American Teen Paramount Vantage 109 +4 +3.8% 110 - 1,160 -130 5
40 38 Tell No One Music Box Films 101 +5 +5.2% 101 +1 360 +10 8
41 75 Elegy Samuel Goldwyn 92 +86 +1,433.3% 92 +82 400 +380 3
43 42 Man on Wire Magnolia 74 +5 +7.2% 74 +4 280 -20 5
49 60 Frozen River Sony Classics 41 +26 +173.3% 41 +21 190 +120 4
51 49 Transsiberian First Look 38 +6 +18.8% 38 +6 165 +18 6
52 53 When Did You Last See Your Father Sony Classics 35 +6 +20.7% 40 +10 110 +40 12
53 55 Brick Lane Sony Classics 33 +11 +50.0% 33 +11 120 +45 10
57 56 The Children of Huang Shi Sony Classics 26 +7 +36.8% 30 +10 50 +20 14
69 68 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX 10 +1 +11.1% 10 - 20 - 332
71 86 Elsa & Fred Mitropoulos Films 9 +5 +125.0% 10 +6 30 +20 9
72 73 In Search of a Midnight Kiss IFC 9 +2 +28.6% 10 +3 40 +15 4
73 77 Baghead Sony Classics 8 +3 +60.0% 10 +5 30 +12 11
78 78 A Man Named Pearl Tentmakers Entertainment 6 +1 +20.0% - - - - 52
79 89 Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired ThinkFilm 6 +2 +50.0% 10 +6 10 - 7
83 106 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures 4 +3 +300.0% 4 +3 17 +14 16
85 96 What We Do Is Secret Peace Arch Entertainment 4 +1 +33.3% 4 +1 20 +11 3
90 102 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX 3 +1 +50.0% 2 +1 3 +3 153
100 118 Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) The Film Desk 2 +1 +100.0% - - - - 18
103 123 To the Limit First Run 2 +1 +100.0% 2 +1 10 +8 11
> NO CHANGE
1 2 Star Wars: The Clone Wars Warner Bros. 3,452 - - 4,000 -100 51,900 -4,800 2
6 8 Mirrors Fox 2,664 - - 2,800 - 35,200 -2,600 2
13 - Traitor Overture Films 2,054 - - - - - - 0
18 16 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM (Weinstein) 692 - - 700 - 10,170 -220 2
48 46 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment 46 - - 50 - 120 - 47
62 58 Roman de Gare Samuel Goldwyn 17 - - 20 - 40 - 18
66 64 Sixty Six First Independent Pictures 11 - - 11 - 29 -10 4
68 65 Boy A Weinstein Company 10 - - 10 - 110 +13 5
74 71 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. 8 - - 10 - 60 - 130
80 79 Priceless Samuel Goldwyn 5 - - 10 - 10 - 22
81 80 Roving Mars (IMAX) Buena Vista 5 - - 5 - 10 - 135
82 82 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment 5 - - 10 - 10 - 31
87 - CSNY: Deja Vu Roadside Attractions 3 - - - - - - 5
88 - A Jihad for Love First Run 3 - - 3 - 13 - 14
89 92 Kabluey Regent Releasing 3 - - 4 +1 11 -2 8
94 - whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. 3 - - - - - - -4
95 97 Constantine's Sword First Run 2 - - 2 - 2 -1 19
96 - Dare Not Walk Alone Indican 2 - - 2 - - - 4
97 99 A Girl Cut in Two IFC 2 - - - - - - 2
101 - OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies Music Box Films 2 - - 2 - 9 - 16
104 - Tuya's Marriage Music Box Films 2 - - 2 - 10 - 21
105 107 Bab'Aziz - The Prince Who Contemplated His Soul Typecast Releasing 1 - - - - - - 29
106 109 Beautiful Losers Sidetrack Films 1 - - 1 - 1 -2 3
108 - Bloodline Cinema Libre 1 - - 1 - 5 - 16
111 111 Emma Smith: My Story Candlelight Media Group 1 - - - - - - 20
112 112 The Flyboys Dark Coast Pictures 1 - - - - - - 2
113 113 Haunted Castle (IMAX) N Wave 1 - - 1 - 1 - 357
114 - Holding Trevor Regent Releasing 1 - - 1 - 4 - 6
117 - A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... Indican 1 - - - - - - 9
118 - Love and Honor Eleven Arts 1 - - - - - - 17
119 - Love Comes Lately Kino 1 - - 1 - 4 - 11
122 125 Yiddish Theater: A Love Story New Love Films 1 - - - - - - 30
> DECLINING
3 1 The Dark Knight Warner Bros. 3,163 -427 -11.9% 3,700 -1,400 38,200 -15,600 6
7 5 Pineapple Express Sony / Columbia 2,620 -452 -14.7% 2,700 -1,400 32,100 -22,200 3
9 3 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Universal 2,422 -941 -28.0% 2,500 -1,400 26,400 -20,500 4
10 6 Mamma Mia! Universal 2,326 -445 -16.1% 2,326 -474 25,200 -8,400 6
11 7 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 Warner Bros. 2,170 -544 -20.0% 2,200 -700 22,400 -14,300 3
14 9 Step Brothers Sony / Columbia 1,639 -1,009 -38.1% 1,639 -1,061 14,400 -19,900 5
16 11 Journey to the Center of the Earth Warner Bros. (New Line) 1,051 -354 -25.2% 1,100 -305 11,800 -5,900 7
17 12 WALL-E Buena Vista 785 -618 -44.0% 790 -613 6,560 -6,340 9
19 14 Hancock Sony / Columbia 588 -689 -54.0% 590 -710 5,420 -7,280 8
21 17 Henry Poole Is Here Overture Films 506 -21 -4.0% 510 -20 4,250 -3,660 2
22 15 Space Chimps Fox 467 -301 -39.2% 470 -300 4,270 -2,560 6
23 18 Brideshead Revisited Miramax 444 -57 -11.4% 450 -51 3,910 -1,980 5
25 13 Swing Vote Buena Vista 372 -909 -71.0% 372 -928 2,850 -7,450 4
27 19 Hellboy II: The Golden Army Universal 286 -195 -40.5% 290 -200 2,670 -1,470 7
28 22 Iron Man Paramount 257 -58 -18.4% 280 -80 2,757 -753 17
29 21 Wanted Universal 254 -113 -30.8% 260 -110 2,350 -990 9
30 23 Sex and the City Warner Bros. (New Line) 204 -90 -30.6% 204 -96 1,480 -1,240 13
31 26 You Don't Mess with the Zohan Sony / Columbia 204 -35 -14.6% 210 -40 2,110 -550 12
32 25 The X-Files: I Want to Believe Fox 163 -99 -37.8% 163 -99 1,380 -630 5
33 27 The Incredible Hulk Universal 151 -77 -33.8% 160 -80 1,610 -790 11
34 30 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Buena Vista 146 -55 -27.4% 150 -70 430 -200 15
35 28 Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Picturehouse 146 -80 -35.4% 150 -80 1,150 -790 10
36 31 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Paramount 136 -48 -26.1% 140 -50 1,080 -500 14
37 29 Get Smart Warner Bros. 121 -90 -42.7% 121 -90 1,170 -650 10
38 32 The Love Guru Paramount 120 -31 -20.5% 120 -31 1,180 -630 10
42 33 Meet Dave Fox 92 -32 -25.8% 92 -32 1,010 -230 7
44 40 Bachna Ae Haseeno Yash Raj 67 -4 -5.6% 70 -10 220 -60 2
45 36 Singh Is Kinng Studio 18 62 -46 -42.6% 70 -50 610 -710 3
46 35 The Wackness Sony Classics 51 -63 -55.3% 51 -63 150 -240 8
47 43 The Happening Fox 46 -19 -29.2% 50 -20 400 -210 11
50 39 Beer for My Horses Roadside Attractions 40 -33 -45.2% 40 -33 410 -470 3
54 47 Gonzo Magnolia 32 -6 -15.8% - - - - 8
55 45 Mongol Picturehouse 30 -25 -45.5% 30 -30 190 -210 12
56 44 What Happens in Vegas Fox 28 -31 -52.5% 30 -30 250 -290 16
58 50 The Visitor Overture Films 26 -6 -18.8% 30 -2 190 -60 20
59 52 Encounters at the End of the World ThinkFilm 20 -9 -31.0% 20 -10 50 -20 11
61 54 The Last Mistress IFC 18 -7 -28.0% 20 -10 40 -40 9
63 51 Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! Fox 14 -17 -54.8% 14 -17 30 -40 24
64 59 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment 13 -2 -13.3% - - - - 28
65 48 Hell Ride Third Rail Releasing 12 -24 -66.7% - - - - 3
67 61 Up the Yangtze Zeitgeist 11 -4 -26.7% 11 -4 30 -10 18
70 63 The Edge of Heaven Strand 9 -3 -25.0% 10 -2 30 -10 14
76 62 The Fall Roadside Attractions 7 -6 -46.2% 10 -3 60 -17 16
77 69 Young@Heart Fox Searchlight 7 -2 -22.2% 7 -3 12 +2 20
84 57 Nim's Island Fox 4 -13 -76.5% 4 -16 10 -30 21
86 84 Chris & Don. A Love Story Zeitgeist 3 -1 -25.0% - - - - 11
91 88 Ripple Effect Monterey Media, Inc. 3 -1 -25.0% 3 -1 20 +10 10
92 81 Then She Found Me ThinkFilm 3 -2 -40.0% 3 -2 10 - 18
98 87 The Grocer's Son Film Movement 2 -2 -50.0% - - - - 12
99 76 The Legend of God's Gun Indican 2 -4 -66.7% - - - - 6
102 90 The Sensation of Sight Monterey Media, Inc. 2 -2 -50.0% - - - - 10
107 67 Before the Rains Roadside Attractions 1 -8 -88.9% 1 -8 - - 16
109 85 The Counterfeiters Sony Classics 1 -3 -75.0% 1 -3 - - 27
115 101 Kenny Xenon Pictures 1 -1 -50.0% - - - - 10
116 93 La Traviata at La Scala Emerging Pictures 1 -2 -66.7% - - - - 27
121 94 The Singing Revolution Abramorama 1 -2 -66.7% 1 -2 1 -9 38
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