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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
80 85 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeitgeist $823 +76.2% 1 - $823 $61,265 - 10
32 20 Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi Yash Raj $156,871 -52.0% 54 -28 $2,905 $1,843,747 - 3
56 42 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Weinstein Company $22,700 -37.5% 46 -41 $493 $31,200,038 $24 9
22 29 The Reader Weinstein Company $664,013 +615.6% 116 +108 $5,724 $1,243,690 $32 3
66 57 Appaloosa Warner Bros. (New Line) $7,689 -22.3% 18 -15 $427 $20,067,601 $20 15
11 5 Four Christmases Warner Bros. (New Line) $4,840,221 -37.2% 2,510 -1,005 $1,928 $111,588,896 $80 5
48 35 Nights in Rodanthe Warner Bros. $47,036 -15.4% 115 -89 $409 $41,716,242 - 14
44 38 The Dark Knight Warner Bros. $50,686 -2.0% 74 -83 $685 $530,896,852 $185 24
42 49 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $58,493 +229.9% 8 -2 $7,312 $37,193,640 - 148
37 54 Body of Lies Warner Bros. $90,631 +695.6% 182 +158 $498 $39,155,635 $70 12
31 22 The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2008) Warner Bros. $158,092 -39.3% 26 - $6,080 $1,531,448 - 6
15 18 Gran Torino Warner Bros. $2,322,781 +396.1% 84 +65 $27,652 $4,220,824 $33 3
5 1 Yes Man Warner Bros. $16,657,046 -8.8% 3,434 - $4,851 $49,798,560 $70 2
40 28 Changeling Universal $72,380 -29.0% 114 -115 $635 $35,537,807 $55 10
28 16 Role Models Universal $204,715 -68.3% 225 -567 $910 $66,238,440 $28 8
18 19 Frost/Nixon Universal $1,355,186 +258.5% 205 +166 $6,611 $3,539,426 $25 4
7 3 The Tale of Despereaux Universal $8,932,625 -11.6% 3,107 +3 $2,875 $27,448,085 $60 2
4 N Valkyrie United Artists $21,027,007 - 2,711 - $7,756 $29,520,979 $75 1
82 72 The Wild Child (re-issue) The Film Desk $651 -72.4% 1 -1 $651 $24,527 - 8
78 - Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) The Film Desk $937 - 1 - $937 $41,009 - 42
49 56 Fly Me to the Moon Summit Entertainment $44,056 +336.4% 12 -1 $3,671 $12,487,698 $25 20
12 6 Twilight Summit Entertainment $4,742,432 -8.6% 1,849 -1,142 $2,565 $167,325,198 $37 6
76 90 How About You Strand $1,573 +984.8% 2 +1 $787 $34,759 - 7
69 60 A Secret Strand $6,357 -17.7% 6 -1 $1,060 $568,042 - 17
74 68 Were the World Mine Speak Productions $1,618 -48.7% 1 -2 $1,618 $86,116 - 9
84 76 Frozen River Sony Classics $427 -71.0% 1 -3 $427 $2,309,148 - 22
83 66 Ashes of Time Redux Sony Classics $503 -86.8% 2 -12 $252 $173,104 - 12
52 36 Synecdoche, New York Sony Classics $36,796 -31.4% 38 -18 $968 $2,618,500 $20 10
45 N Waltz with Bashir Sony Classics $50,021 - 5 - $10,004 $53,913 - 1
39 30 I've Loved You So Long Sony Classics $86,322 +3.6% 43 -9 $2,007 $2,187,611 - 10
34 26 Rachel Getting Married Sony Classics $131,440 +0.9% 65 -50 $2,022 $10,017,383 - 13
26 17 Cadillac Records Sony / Columbia $270,365 -55.4% 180 -521 $1,502 $7,712,287 $12 4
17 10 Quantum of Solace Sony / Columbia $1,400,474 -31.7% 891 -983 $1,572 $164,302,659 $200 7
6 2 Seven Pounds Sony / Columbia $13,203,236 -11.1% 2,758 - $4,787 $38,762,647 $55 2
47 34 Fireproof Samuel Goldwyn $48,052 -14.4% 85 -75 $565 $33,149,106 $0.5 14
75 - Lola Montes (re-issue) Rialto $1,586 - 2 - $793 $88,151 - 12
68 53 JCVD Peace Arch Entertainment $6,626 -50.1% 8 -7 $828 $430,963 - 8
29 N Revolutionary Road Paramount Vantage $189,911 - 3 - $63,304 $189,911 $35 1
30 27 Eagle Eye Paramount (DreamWorks) $158,602 +22.6% 205 -49 $774 $101,111,837 $80 14
20 12 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Paramount (DreamWorks) $923,018 -41.2% 808 -1,199 $1,142 $174,862,381 $150 8
3 N The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Paramount $26,853,816 - 2,988 - $8,987 $38,725,647 $150 1
36 N Last Chance Harvey Overture Films $97,260 - 6 - $16,210 $132,934 - 1
24 13 Nothing Like the Holidays Overture Films $314,033 -75.9% 439 -1,232 $715 $7,035,838 - 3
59 51 Wendy and Lucy Oscilloscope Pictures $12,004 -25.0% 4 -2 $3,001 $75,537 - 3
65 73 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment $9,102 +392.8% 4 +3 $2,276 $9,658,396 - 49
50 43 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $41,872 +34.5% 21 - $1,994 $20,244,711 - 65
70 67 Tell No One Music Box Films $5,706 +60.5% 7 +1 $815 $6,137,968 - 26
77 69 The Secrets Monterey Media, Inc. $976 -67.9% 2 -3 $488 $55,452 - 5
51 40 Happy-Go-Lucky Miramax $41,870 -6.2% 47 -37 $891 $3,189,010 - 12
38 21 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Miramax $87,901 -68.0% 96 -307 $916 $8,660,917 - 8
10 15 Doubt Miramax $5,339,742 +684.2% 1,267 +1,228 $4,214 $8,484,863 $20 3
72 52 Soul Men MGM (Weinstein) $3,804 -74.2% 10 -85 $380 $12,009,235 - 8
53 31 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM (Weinstein) $35,154 -51.7% 25 -137 $1,406 $22,750,962 - 20
61 48 Igor MGM $10,964 -40.4% 46 -36 $238 $19,444,296 $25 15
79 59 Timecrimes (Los Cronocrimenes) Magnolia $867 -89.0% 1 -6 $867 $20,065 - 3
71 63 Man on Wire Magnolia $4,992 -15.6% 5 -1 $998 $2,925,235 - 23
43 32 Let the Right One In (2008) Magnolia $51,477 -25.0% 36 -17 $1,430 $1,338,600 - 10
35 14 Transporter 3 Lionsgate $128,930 -81.1% 135 -872 $955 $31,613,973 - 5
9 N The Spirit Lionsgate $6,463,278 - 2,509 - $2,576 $10,305,501 - 1
85 47 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $161 -99.3% 2 -3 $81 $77,257,823 - 350
55 41 Santa Vs. the Snowman - Season 7 (IMAX) IMAX $31,167 -23.9% 18 - $1,732 $381,239 - 9
33 46 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $136,565 +498.1% 3 -1 $45,522 $26,929,002 - 171
64 N The Secret of the Grain IFC $9,850 - 1 - $9,850 $14,915 - 1
54 - Che IFC $34,503 - 2 - $17,252 $151,841 - 3
41 37 A Christmas Tale IFC $63,594 +21.4% 47 -1 $1,353 $900,897 - 7
58 45 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Freestyle Releasing $17,342 -29.0% 26 -47 $667 $13,474,444 - 9
46 39 The Secret Life of Bees Fox Searchlight $49,862 +0.8% 77 -64 $648 $37,407,770 $11 11
23 24 The Wrestler Fox Searchlight $387,530 +91.2% 18 +14 $21,529 $907,631 $6 2
13 8 Slumdog Millionaire Fox Searchlight $4,301,870 +40.9% 614 +25 $7,006 $19,476,395 $15 7
62 58 City of Ember Fox $10,521 +17.9% 25 -15 $421 $7,841,892 $55 12
60 44 Max Payne Fox $11,414 -53.6% 27 -42 $423 $40,656,894 $35 11
19 9 Australia Fox $1,079,248 -50.4% 711 -1,501 $1,518 $44,283,588 $130 5
8 4 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $7,697,799 -22.2% 2,402 -1,158 $3,205 $63,480,184 $80 3
1 N Marley and Me Fox $36,357,586 - 3,480 - $10,448 $50,738,566 - 1
16 11 Milk Focus Features $1,762,638 +1.9% 311 -45 $5,668 $13,533,585 $20 5
81 - Moving Midway First Run $657 - 1 - $657 $40,375 - 12
73 - The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $3,220 - 1 - $3,220 $59,697 - 18
67 55 WALL-E Buena Vista $6,802 -38.6% 33 -29 $206 $223,790,234 $180 27
63 65 Roving Mars (IMAX) Buena Vista $10,137 +130.0% 6 - $1,690 $9,834,688 - 153
27 33 High School Musical 3: Senior Year Buena Vista $216,072 +282.9% 295 +134 $732 $89,695,501 $11 10
25 23 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Buena Vista $312,652 +38.5% 283 -32 $1,105 $93,118,082 - 13
14 7 Bolt Buena Vista $3,377,761 -18.5% 1,923 -1,045 $1,757 $102,423,519 $150 6
2 N Bedtime Stories Buena Vista $27,450,296 - 3,681 - $7,457 $38,029,113 $80 1
21 N Ghajini AdLabs $766,859 - 83 - $9,239 $1,387,534 - 1
57 61 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $20,154 +161.7% 10 - $2,015 $5,210,005 - 46
TOTAL (85 MOVIES):$201,594,006+127.8%41,724+4,121$4,832 
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