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Showdowns


'The Help' Vs. 'The Butler'

Includes other August releases 'Eat Pray Love' and 'Julie & Julia' as comparison.


(Weekend Gross / Weekend End Date (Sun) / Weekend Rank / Theaters / Theater Avg. / % Last Wknd / Gross-to-Date)

WEEKEND
NUMBER

The Help

The Butler

Julie & Julia

Eat Pray Love
1 $26,044,590
8-14-11 / 2
2,534 / $10,278
-
$35,918,416
$24,637,312
8-18-13 / 1
2,933 / $8,400
-
$24,637,312
$20,027,956
8-9-09 / 2
2,354 / $8,508
-
$20,027,956
$23,104,523
8-15-10 / 2
3,082 / $7,497
-
$23,104,523
2 $20,018,659
8-21-11 / 1
2,690 / $7,442
-23.1%
$71,340,829
$16,503,812
8-25-13 / 1
3,110 / $5,307
-33%
$51,760,625
$12,055,918
8-16-09 / 4
2,354 / $5,121
-39.8%
$43,340,386
$12,111,162
8-22-10 / 3
3,082 / $3,930
-47.6%
$47,214,078
3 $14,536,118
8-28-11 / 1
2,778 / $5,233
-27.4%
$96,833,423
$14,878,286
9-1-13 / 2
3,330 / $4,468
-9.8%
$74,143,392
$8,800,674
8-23-09 / 5
2,463 / $3,573
-27%
$59,088,965
$6,815,555
8-29-10 / 4
3,108 / $2,193
-43.7%
$60,531,326
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4 $14,594,623
9-4-11 / 1
2,843 / $5,134
+0.4%
$118,985,176
$8,401,729
9-8-13 / 2
3,330 / $2,523
-43.5%
$91,403,106
$7,035,675
8-30-09 / 6
2,503 / $2,811
-20.1%
$70,628,063
$4,800,758
9-5-10 / 8
2,663 / $1,803
-29.6%
$68,904,792
5 $8,926,142
9-11-11 / 2
2,935 / $3,041
-38.8%
$137,327,800
$5,544,621
9-15-13 / 4
3,239 / $1,712
-34%
$100,003,739
$5,324,583
9-6-09 / 7
2,528 / $2,106
-24.3%
$78,964,977
$2,928,256
9-12-10 / 9
2,339 / $1,252
-39%
$74,660,964
6 $6,513,039
9-18-11 / 4
3,014 / $2,161
-27%
$147,439,793
$4,193,123
9-22-13 / 7
2,931 / $1,431
-24.4%
$106,341,237
$3,156,316
9-13-09 / 10
2,342 / $1,348
-40.7%
$85,216,398
$1,614,431
9-19-10 / 11
1,668 / $968
-44.9%
$77,600,235
7 $4,370,051
9-25-11 / 8
2,695 / $1,622
-32.9%
$154,414,153
$2,401,793
9-29-13 / 10
2,062 / $1,165
-42.7%
$110,265,862
$1,914,186
9-20-09 / 12
2,003 / $956
-39.4%
$88,460,267
$704,613
9-26-10 / 13
855 / $824
-56.4%
$79,040,308
8 $3,015,995
10-2-11 / 12
2,505 / $1,204
-31%
$159,373,023
$1,227,395
10-6-13 / 14
1,563 / $785
-48.9%
$112,405,135
$1,263,283
9-27-09 / 13
1,328 / $951
-34%
$90,600,766
$319,970
10-3-10 / 19
398 / $804
-54.6%
$79,710,083
9 $1,945,048
10-9-11 / 13
2,064 / $942
-35.5%
$162,652,363
$623,672
10-13-13 / 15
980 / $636
-49.2%
$113,544,443
$687,252
10-4-09 / 18
782 / $879
-45.6%
$91,845,115
$140,050
10-10-10 / 31
215 / $651
-56.2%
$80,006,996
10 $1,187,684
10-16-11 / 14
1,267 / $937
-38.9%
$164,905,972
$387,473
10-20-13 / 21
602 / $644
-37.9%
$114,285,700
$465,762
10-11-09 / 22
594 / $784
-32.2%
$92,600,584
$178,144
10-17-10 / 32
303 / $588
+27.2%
$80,267,427
11 $713,429
10-23-11 / 17
776 / $919
-39.9%
$166,190,265
$269,717
10-27-13 / 23
444 / $607
-30.4%
$114,745,820
$246,959
10-18-09 / 27
295 / $837
-47%
$93,081,747
$102,788
10-24-10 / 36
174 / $591
-42.3%
$80,467,504
12 $395,658
10-30-11 / -
450 / $879
-44.5%
$166,904,059
$193,107
11-3-13 / 26
312 / $619
-28.4%
$115,071,731
$144,530
10-25-09 / 34
171 / $845
-41.5%
$93,323,576
$58,710
10-31-10 / 38
111 / $529
-42.9%
$80,574,010
13 $333,158
11-6-11 / 21
358 / $931
-15.8%
$167,427,819
$140,381
11-10-13 / 27
214 / $656
-27.3%
$115,300,155
$106,529
11-1-09 / 33
139 / $766
-26.3%
$93,486,212
-
14 $245,321
11-13-11 / 28
278 / $882
-26.4%
$167,833,563
$99,534
11-17-13 / 31
176 / $566
-29.1%
$115,472,482
$86,339
11-8-09 / 36
113 / $764
-19%
$93,620,732
-
15 $297,702
11-20-11 / 21
357 / $834
+21.4%
$168,231,632
$56,297
11-24-13 / 38
124 / $454
-43.4%
$115,570,234
$55,274
11-15-09 / 42
72 / $768
-36%
$93,723,567
-
16 $311,076
11-27-11 / 19
283 / $1,099
+4.5%
$168,753,480
$42,114
12-1-13 / 42
71 / $593
-25.2%
$115,641,177
$149,746
11-22-09 / 26
268 / $559
+170.9%
$93,900,336
-
17 $175,552
12-4-11 / 27
262 / $670
-43.6%
$169,036,252
$265,019
12-8-13 / 22
1,007 / $263
+529.3%
$115,922,175
$135,211
11-29-09 / 30
229 / $590
-9.7%
$94,125,426
-
18 $106,325
12-11-11 / 34
212 / $502
-39.4%
$169,224,625
$26,282
12-15-13 / 43
61 / $431
-90.1%
$116,098,907
- -
19 $72,053
12-18-11 / 36
156 / $462
-32.2%
$169,345,705
$15,412
12-22-13 / 46
43 / $358
-41.4%
$116,129,275
- -
20 $19,974
12-25-11 / -
65 / $307
-72.3%
$169,410,752
$23,342
12-29-13 / 48
34 / $687
+51.5%
$116,170,297
- -
21 $37,980
1-1-12 / -
65 / $584
+90.1%
$169,499,546
$101,351
1-5-14 / 34
133 / $762
+334.2%
$116,293,662
- -
22 $28,247
1-8-12 / 50
50 / $565
-25.6%
$169,556,178
$90,452
1-12-14 / 34
136 / $665
-10.8%
$116,427,149
- -
23 $14,781
1-15-12 / 55
28 / $528
-47.7%
$169,582,987
$64,566
1-19-14 / 39
119 / $543
-28.6%
$116,529,317
- -
24 $7,393
1-22-12 / 67
22 / $336
-50%
$169,598,523
$35,975
1-26-14 / 46
101 / $356
-44.3%
$116,597,286
- -
25 $9,722
1-29-12 / 66
21 / $463
+31.5%
$169,613,398
$11,812
2-2-14 / 57
52 / $227
-67.2%
$116,624,134
- -
26 $14,736
2-5-12 / 59
20 / $737
+51.6%
$169,635,347
$1,822
2-9-14 / 82
11 / $166
-84.6%
$116,631,310
- -
Total $169,708,112 $116,632,095 $94,125,426 $80,574,010
Budget $25 million $30 million $40 million $60 million
Theaters 3,014 3,330 2,528 3,108
Release
Date
08/10/11 08/16/2013 08/07/09 08/13/10
Yearly
Rank
13 29 34 42
All Time
Rank
216 457 631 781