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DECEMBER 2008
Friday
19
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Seven Pounds
Drama
Will Smith
Rosario Dawson
Woody Harrelson
Sony / Columbia 2,758
The Tale of Despereaux
Animation
Matthew Broderick
Dustin Hoffman
Emma Watson
Universal 3,104
Yes Man
Comedy
Jim Carrey
Bradley Cooper
Zooey Deschanel
Warner Bros. 3,434
The Class
Foreign
- Sony Classics 2 (one-week Academy run)
Gomorrah
Foreign
- IFC 1
Moscow, Belgium
Foreign
- NeoClassics Films
The Wrestler (on Wed.)
Sports Drama
Mickey Rourke
Marisa Tomei
Evan Rachel Wood
Fox Searchlight 4

EXPANDING
Doubt
Drama
Meryl Streep
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Amy Adams
Miramax 39
Gran Torino
Action Drama
Clint Eastwood Warner Bros. 19
Slumdog Millionaire
Drama
Freida Pinto
Dev Patel
Anil Kapoor
Fox Searchlight 589
Friday
26
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Bedtime Stories (on Thu.)
Family Adventure
Adam Sandler
Keri Russell
Guy Pearce
Buena Vista 3,681
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (on Thu.)
Fantasy Drama
Brad Pitt
Cate Blanchett
Tilda Swinton
Paramount 2,988
Marley and Me (on Thu.)
Comedy
Jennifer Aniston
Owen Wilson
Fox 3,480
The Spirit (on Thu.)
Action Fantasy
Gabriel Macht
Samuel L. Jackson
Scarlett Johansson
Lionsgate 2,509
Valkyrie (on Thu.)
Thriller
Tom Cruise
Bill Nighy
Kenneth Branagh
United Artists 2,711
Ghajini (on Wed.)
Foreign
- AdLabs 83
Last Chance Harvey (on Thu.)
Romance
Dustin Hoffman
Emma Thompson
Eileen Atkins
Overture Films 6
Revolutionary Road
Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio
Kate Winslet
Michael Shannon
Paramount Vantage 3
The Secret of the Grain (on Wed.)
Foreign
- IFC 1
Waltz with Bashir (on Thu.)
Foreign
- Sony Classics 5 6

EXPANDING
Doubt (on Thu.)
Drama
Meryl Streep
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Amy Adams
Miramax 1,267
Gran Torino
Action Drama
Clint Eastwood Warner Bros. 84
The Reader
Period Drama
Kate Winslet
Ralph Fiennes
Weinstein Company 116
JANUARY 2009
Wednesday
31
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Defiance
War
Daniel Craig
Liev Schreiber
Jamie Bell
Paramount Vantage 2
Good
Drama
Viggo Mortensen
Jason Isaacs
Mark Strong
ThinkFilm 2
Friday
9
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Bride Wars
Comedy
Kate Hudson
Anne Hathaway
Kristen Johnson
Fox 3,226
Not Easily Broken
Drama
Taraji P. Henson
Kevin Hart
Sony / Screen Gems 724
The Unborn (2009)
Horror
Odette Yustman
Gary Oldman
Cam Gigandet
Universal 2,357
Just Another Love Story
Foreign
- Koch Lorber Films 1
Made in U.S.A. (re-issue)
Foreign
- Rialto 1
Silent Light (on Wed.)
Foreign
- Palisades Tartan 1
Yonkers Joe
Crime Drama
Chazz Palminteri
Christine Lahti
Michael Lerner
Magnolia 2

EXPANDING
Gran Torino
Action Drama
Clint Eastwood Warner Bros. 2,808
Che
Historical Drama
Benicio Del Toro IFC 5
Last Chance Harvey
Romance
Dustin Hoffman
Emma Thompson
Eileen Atkins
Overture Films 16
The Reader
Period Drama
Kate Winslet
Ralph Fiennes
Weinstein Company 507
Revolutionary Road
Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio
Kate Winslet
Michael Shannon
Paramount Vantage 135
Friday
16
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Hotel for Dogs
Family
Emma Roberts
Don Cheadle
Lisa Kudrow
Paramount (DreamWorks) 3,271
My Bloody Valentine 3-D
Horror
- Lionsgate 2,534
Notorious (2009)
Music Drama
Derek Luke
Angela Bassett
Anthony Mackie
Fox Searchlight 1,638
Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Comedy
Kevin James Sony / Columbia 3,144
Ballerina
Documentary
- First Run 1
Chandni Chowk to China
Foreign / Action
- Warner Bros. 130
Cherry Blossoms
Foreign
- Strand 1
Owl and the Sparrow
Foreign
- Wave Releasing 3
Village Barbershop
Drama
- Monterey Media, Inc. 1

EXPANDING
Defiance
War
Daniel Craig
Liev Schreiber
Jamie Bell
Paramount Vantage 1,789
Last Chance Harvey
Romance
Dustin Hoffman
Emma Thompson
Eileen Atkins
Overture Films 1,054
Friday
23
NEW IN THEATERS ACTORS DISTRIBUTOR RELEASE
Inkheart
Fantasy
Brendan Fraser
Sienna Guillory
Paul Bettany
Warner Bros. (New Line) 2,655
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans
Action Horror
Rhona Mitra
Bill Nighy
Michael Sheen
Sony / Screen Gems 2,942
Crips and Bloods: Made in America
Documentary
- Argot Pictures 1
Dog Eat Dog
Foreign
- IFC 1
Donkey Punch
Thriller
- Magnolia 2
Killshot
Crime Thriller
Diane Lane
Thomas Jane
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Weinstein Company 5
Of Time and the City (on Wed.)
Documentary
- Strand 1
Outlander
Sci-Fi Adventure
James Caviezel
John Hurt
Ron Perlman
Third Rail Releasing 81

EXPANDING
Frost/Nixon
Historical Drama
Sam Rockwell
Kevin Bacon
Rebecca Hall
Universal 1,099
Revolutionary Road
Drama
Leonardo DiCaprio
Kate Winslet
Michael Shannon
Paramount Vantage 1,058
Rachel Getting Married
Drama
Anne Hathaway
Rosemarie DeWitt
Bill Irwin
Sony Classics 370
Slumdog Millionaire
Drama
Freida Pinto
Dev Patel
Anil Kapoor
Fox Searchlight 1,411
The Wrestler
Sports Drama
Mickey Rourke
Marisa Tomei
Evan Rachel Wood
Fox Searchlight 566
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