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RowTWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 23 13 The Tale of Despereaux Uni. $1,026,795 -62.4% 870 -1,427 $1,180 $49,185,300 $60 5
2 22 10 Seven Pounds Sony $1,412,836 -63.0% 1,121 -1,335 $1,260 $69,369,933 $55 5
3 15 8 Yes Man WB $3,088,360 -48.8% 1,704 -1,251 $1,812 $94,043,254 $70 5
4 28 15 The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) Fox $537,934 -65.3% 311 -1,201 $1,730 $78,370,300 $80 6
5 39 23 The Spirit LGF $91,350 -83.6% 168 -920 $544 $19,781,879 - 4
6 12 6 Bedtime Stories BV $6,168,048 -29.9% 2,619 -892 $2,355 $105,073,339 $80 4
7 14 7 Valkyrie UA $4,556,379 -31.1% 2,007 -831 $2,270 $78,276,485 $75 4
8 29 17 Bolt BV $489,735 -64.3% 339 -822 $1,445 $112,581,719 $150 9
9 11 5 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Par. $6,585,296 -28.5% 2,223 -724 $2,962 $103,610,033 $150 4
10 21 14 Doubt Mira. $1,474,755 -41.5% 725 -562 $2,034 $25,506,742 $20 6
11 18 12 Twilight Sum. $2,119,782 -25.4% 904 -562 $2,345 $184,585,393 $37 9
12 9 4 Marley and Me Fox $7,514,652 -34.0% 2,952 -526 $2,546 $133,923,935 - 4
13 32 25 Four Christmases WB (NL) $326,300 -12.6% 362 -415 $901 $119,651,861 $80 8
14 31 22 Australia Fox $345,509 -44.0% 287 -256 $1,204 $48,383,437 $130 8
15 56 33 Appaloosa WB (NL) $14,475 -79.9% 49 -129 $295 $20,207,003 $20 18
16 42 31 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $70,238 -43.1% 155 -96 $453 $90,499,322 $11 13
17 20 18 The Reader Wein. $1,518,171 +12.7% 417 -90 $3,641 $7,808,169 $32 6
18 24 19 Milk Focus $942,359 -27.3% 223 -72 $4,226 $20,543,583 $20 8
19 36 29 Role Models Uni. $122,495 -27.2% 187 -64 $655 $67,160,685 $28 11
20 53 42 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Wein. $23,193 -51.6% 50 -53 $464 $31,434,309 $24 12
21 25 20 Frost/Nixon Uni. $818,615 -8.2% 153 -52 $5,350 $8,777,776 $25 7
22 34 27 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $174,438 -19.0% 193 -49 $904 $94,286,898 - 16
23 26 26 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $687,452 +115.3% 334 -41 $2,058 $178,254,537 $150 11
24 64 50 Nothing Like the Holidays Over. $9,084 -59.1% 23 -39 $395 $7,496,496 - 6
25 50 32 Ghajini AdL. $33,597 -69.7% 22 -38 $1,527 $2,444,668 - 4
26 35 28 Rachel Getting Married SPC $126,401 -29.7% 62 -34 $2,039 $10,758,023 - 16
27 30 24 Quantum of Solace Sony $395,678 +4.1% 329 -28 $1,203 $168,054,668 $200 10
28 47 38 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Mira. $42,499 -27.0% 58 -27 $733 $9,030,581 - 11
29 10 11 Slumdog Millionaire FoxS $7,021,727 +85.6% 582 -19 $12,065 $43,858,932 $15 10
30 46 40 The Secret Life of Bees FoxS $43,403 -10.6% 58 -18 $748 $37,665,012 $11 14
31 71 55 Igor MGM $2,767 -85.1% 8 -10 $346 $19,528,188 $25 18
32 44 39 I've Loved You So Long SPC $50,529 -3.5% 23 -10 $2,197 $2,543,350 - 13
33 58 61 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Free $13,199 +20.3% 12 -9 $1,100 $13,538,782 - 12
34 45 41 Synecdoche, New York SPC $45,544 -5.8% 33 -8 $1,380 $2,859,110 $20 13
35 77 69 How About You Strand $1,496 -75.0% 1 -4 $1,496 $54,461 - 10
36 66 70 Tell No One MBox $4,353 -7.4% 3 -4 $1,451 $6,166,905 - 29
37 78 79 Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 Kino $1,460 -39.9% 2 -3 $730 $69,202 - 9
38 57 57 A Christmas Tale IFC $14,225 -16.4% 20 -3 $711 $1,046,175 - 10
39 63 86 Lola Montes (re-issue) Rialto $9,146 +628.2% 1 -2 $9,146 $101,710 - 15
40 59 56 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB $12,921 -25.4% 6 -2 $2,154 $37,363,109 - 151
41 70 73 U2 3D NGE $3,146 -19.5% 1 -1 $3,146 $9,684,588 - 52
42 84 71 The Wild Child (re-issue) FDesk $375 -91.7% 1 -1 $375 $32,901 - 11
43 82 77 Trouble the Water Zeit. $648 -78.4% 1 -1 $648 $491,674 - 22
44 60 58 Wendy and Lucy Osci. $12,466 -25.9% 4 -1 $3,117 $159,653 - 6
45 62 64 The Dark Knight WB $9,856 +23.0% 6 -1 $1,643 $531,037,655 $185 27
46 85 N Village Barbershop Mont. $120 - 1 - $120 $120 - 1
47 68 67 The Secret of the Grain IFC $4,040 -35.8% 1 - $4,040 $55,361 - 4
48 55 59 Silent Light PalT $15,605 +30.4% 1 - $15,605 $38,964 - 2
49 72 89 The Betrayal CGld $2,130 +217.0% 1 - $2,130 $15,094 - 7
50 83 - Were the World Mine SpkP $380 - 1 - $380 $89,823 - 12
51 81 82 The Beautiful Truth Libre $689 -58.4% 1 - $689 $14,283 - 7
52 67 N Cherry Blossoms Strand $4,178 - 1 - $4,178 $4,178 - 1
53 69 74 Just Another Love Story Koch $3,263 -6.0% 1 - $3,263 $8,788 - 2
54 79 92 Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) FDesk $1,091 +238.8% 1 - $1,091 $42,422 - 45
55 65 - Timecrimes (Los Cronocrimenes) Magn. $8,586 - 2 - $4,293 $31,975 - 6
56 80 80 Yonkers Joe Magn. $790 -61.9% 2 - $395 $3,994 - 2
57 75 - Otto; or, Up with the Dead People Strand $1,692 - 2 - $846 $9,847 - 7
58 73 83 The Secrets Mont. $2,075 +25.8% 3 - $692 $62,472 - 8
59 76 75 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $1,600 -52.8% 3 - $533 $70,821 - 13
60 61 N Owl and the Sparrow Wave $11,016 - 3 - $3,672 $11,016 - 1
61 74 78 A Secret Strand $1,708 -37.4% 4 - $427 $584,859 - 20
62 40 43 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE $88,371 +94.4% 21 - $4,208 $20,654,766 - 68
63 27 N Chandni Chowk to China WB $685,798 - 130 - $5,275 $685,798 - 1
64 4 N Notorious (2009) FoxS $23,393,472 - 1,638 - $14,282 $23,393,472 $20 1
65 3 N My Bloody Valentine 3-D LGF $24,103,962 - 2,534 - $9,512 $24,103,962 $15 1
66 1 N Paul Blart: Mall Cop Sony $39,234,238 - 3,144 - $12,479 $39,234,238 $26 1
67 5 N Hotel for Dogs P/DW $22,865,512 - 3,271 - $6,990 $22,865,512 - 1
68 54 60 Made in U.S.A. (re-issue) Rialto $20,467 +83.6% 2 +1 $10,234 $39,885 - 2
69 52 62 Roving Mars (IMAX) BV $23,686 +130.5% 7 +1 $3,384 $9,907,975 - 156
70 48 49 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $37,913 +63.7% 9 +1 $4,213 $77,450,262 - 353
71 38 34 Waltz with Bashir SPC $97,628 +38.0% 9 +1 $10,848 $551,146 - 4
72 16 9 Not Easily Broken SGem $2,370,071 -55.4% 725 +1 $3,269 $8,514,052 $5 2
73 49 52 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax $37,635 +76.9% 6 +2 $6,273 $27,244,473 - 174
74 43 36 Let the Right One In (2008) Magn. $67,778 +9.1% 39 +2 $1,738 $1,686,959 - 13
75 41 45 Happy-Go-Lucky Mira. $71,824 +81.1% 51 +2 $1,408 $3,494,485 - 15
76 7 3 The Unborn (2009) Uni. $10,545,075 -46.8% 2,359 +2 $4,470 $33,784,230 $16 2
77 6 2 Bride Wars Fox $13,878,727 -34.1% 3,228 +2 $4,299 $39,705,852 $30 2
78 33 47 Che IFC $198,510 +427.8% 25 +20 $7,940 $523,229 - 6
79 17 16 Revolutionary Road ParV $2,158,979 +51.2% 171 +36 $12,626 $6,109,157 $35 4
80 37 46 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM/W $102,289 +164.8% 88 +50 $1,162 $23,016,104 - 23
81 19 21 The Wrestler FoxS $2,044,246 +141.0% 144 +84 $14,196 $5,356,214 $6 5
82 51 87 Soul Men MGM/W $31,365 +2,498.6% 90 +87 $349 $12,057,992 - 11
83 2 1 Gran Torino WB $25,606,399 -13.2% 2,972 +164 $8,616 $76,603,810 $33 6
84 13 30 Last Chance Harvey Over. $5,011,596 +3,437.5% 1,054 +1,038 $4,755 $5,602,513 - 4
85 8 35 Defiance ParV $10,510,082 +15,314.5% 1,789 +1,787 $5,875 $10,850,710 $32 3
TOTAL (85 MOVIES):$231,208,273-43,143-$5,359 
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