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October 9-11, 2009
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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
118 118 Afghan Star Zeitgeist $778 +59.8% 2 +1 $389 $99,357 - 16
112 113 Earth Days Zeitgeist $1,355 +66.9% 3 +2 $452 $17,808 - 9
83 88 Horse Boy Zeitgeist $6,671 +1.8% 3 - $2,224 $42,711 - 2
15 13 Inglourious Basterds Weinstein Company $848,970 -40.2% 968 -363 $877 $118,297,669 $70 8
43 36 Halloween II (2009) Weinstein / Dimension $118,159 -25.0% 192 -35 $615 $32,494,669 $15 7
34 28 The Time Traveler's Wife Warner Bros. (New Line) $183,436 -39.6% 263 -177 $697 $62,493,738 $39 9
30 24 The Final Destination Warner Bros. (New Line) $278,457 -35.7% 365 -170 $763 $65,883,661 $40 7
59 54 Shorts Warner Bros. $31,050 -35.8% 104 -46 $299 $20,387,166 - 8
55 48 Whiteout Warner Bros. $45,292 -42.5% 150 -51 $302 $10,144,505 $35 5
46 47 Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $94,732 +11.7% 35 -4 $2,707 $17,952,275 - 35
26 35 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Warner Bros. $408,437 +132.9% 505 +315 $809 $300,699,217 $250 13
25 19 The Hangover Warner Bros. $427,338 -22.7% 471 -46 $907 $275,813,456 $35 19
11 9 The Informant! Warner Bros. $2,204,286 -40.3% 2,202 -223 $1,001 $29,847,434 $22 4
7 5 The Invention of Lying Warner Bros. $3,339,263 -52.5% 1,743 +36 $1,916 $12,295,868 $18.5 2
69 65 The Baader Meinhof Complex Vitagraph $11,432 -34.1% 18 -3 $635 $419,516 - 8
93 N Adventures of Power Variance Films $4,254 - 2 - $2,127 $4,254 - 1
54 N Passport to Love Variance Films $46,012 - 6 - $7,669 $46,012 - 1
75 57 What's Your Rashee? UTV Communications $9,510 -70.4% 14 -29 $679 $254,114 - 3
32 26 Wake Up Sid UTV Communications $196,352 -44.8% 76 -3 $2,584 $611,574 - 2
- - Nobody (2009) Unknown $709 -46.9% 1 - $709 $13,941 - 2
92 - Fuel Unknown $4,315 - 2 - $2,158 $23,228 - 4
13 10 Love Happens Universal $1,467,030 -46.6% 1,894 -28 $775 $21,252,445 $18 4
1 N Couples Retreat Universal $34,286,740 - 3,000 - $11,429 $34,286,740 $70 1
28 22 District 9 TriStar $290,909 -39.5% 333 -160 $874 $114,873,680 $30 9
124 124 The Windmill Movie The Film Desk $312 +37.4% 1 -1 $312 $29,752 - 17
62 60 The Hurt Locker Summit Entertainment $20,551 -16.7% 45 -4 $457 $12,571,395 $15 16
36 25 Sorority Row Summit Entertainment $175,298 -56.1% 347 -229 $505 $11,677,904 $12.5 5
113 N The Wedding Song Strand $1,240 - 1 - $1,240 $1,240 - 1
109 - Lion's Den Strand $1,549 - 1 - $1,549 $13,689 - 10
106 - The Headless Woman Strand $1,860 - 1 - $1,860 $87,828 - 8
81 N Peter and Vandy Strand $7,323 - 3 - $2,441 $7,323 - 1
72 72 A Woman in Berlin Strand $10,761 -15.5% 7 - $1,537 $257,046 - 13
130 116 Adoration Sony Classics $239 -63.5% 2 - $120 $293,614 - 23
123 122 O'Horten Sony Classics $540 +57.0% 1 -1 $540 $301,902 - 21
120 110 Soul Power Sony Classics $661 -51.7% 8 +1 $83 $201,403 - 14
110 84 Whatever Works Sony Classics $1,542 -80.0% 6 -25 $257 $5,301,891 - 17
91 91 Lorna's Silence Sony Classics $4,317 -11.9% 17 +4 $254 $316,123 - 11
65 67 Moon Sony Classics $16,729 +11.7% 17 +5 $984 $4,915,191 - 18
58 N The Damned United Sony Classics $32,065 - 6 - $5,344 $32,065 - 1
51 49 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $59,125 -24.3% 68 -7 $869 $1,334,193 - 9
39 N An Education Sony Classics $159,017 - 4 - $39,754 $159,017 $7.5 1
23 23 Coco Before Chanel Sony Classics $460,069 +3.2% 97 +30 $4,743 $1,744,148 $23 3
22 18 Julie & Julia Sony / Columbia $465,762 -32.2% 594 -188 $784 $92,600,584 $40 10
3 2 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony / Columbia $11,527,480 -27.1% 2,992 +15 $3,853 $95,778,436 $100 4
2 1 Zombieland Sony / Columbia $14,802,431 -40.2% 3,038 +2 $4,872 $47,603,512 $23.6 2
107 82 The Providence Effect Slowhand Cinema $1,723 -79.5% 3 -4 $574 $52,678 - 3
79 80 Play the Game Slowhand Cinema $7,655 -11.6% 20 -4 $383 $583,139 - 28
122 115 Under Our Skin Shadow Dist. $565 -13.9% 1 -4 $565 $84,788 - 17
78 102 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $9,179 +334.0% 4 +2 $2,295 $146,471 - 18
70 - The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $10,956 - 1 - $10,956 $19,112 - 3
73 63 Cold Souls Samuel Goldwyn $10,310 -45.8% 21 -10 $491 $865,761 - 10
45 N Free Style Samuel Goldwyn $97,764 - 260 - $376 $97,764 - 1
126 117 The Stoning of Soraya M. Roadside Attractions $255 -60.8% 2 -1 $128 $633,422 - 16
116 - Goodbye Solo Roadside Attractions $892 - 3 +2 $297 $870,458 - 29
84 85 The Cove Roadside Attractions $6,495 -14.4% 18 - $361 $816,430 - 11
37 32 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $163,222 -25.7% 104 - $1,569 $3,175,235 - 7
27 N From Mexico with Love Roadside Attractions $334,340 - 279 - $1,198 $334,340 - 1
14 N Good Hair Roadside Attractions $1,039,220 - 186 - $5,587 $1,039,220 - 1
131 105 Tokyo Sonata Regent Releasing $106 -93.9% 1 -2 $106 $273,249 - 29
105 101 The Song of Sparrows Regent Releasing $2,180 -3.9% 2 +1 $1,090 $113,738 - 28
74 77 Departures Regent Releasing $9,691 +1.8% 10 -1 $969 $1,423,333 - 20
49 37 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Paramount (DreamWorks) $79,072 -47.3% 151 -73 $524 $402,076,689 $200 16
18 21 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Paramount $687,865 +41.3% 609 +21 $1,129 $148,969,502 $175 10
4 20 Paranormal Activity Paramount $7,900,695 +1,384.4% 160 +127 $49,379 $9,113,936 $0.015 3
104 81 Paper Heart Overture Films $2,299 -72.8% 18 -15 $128 $1,257,320 - 10
17 12 Pandorum Overture Films $822,415 -58.4% 1,479 -1,027 $556 $9,517,801 $33 3
9 8 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $2,630,292 -40.9% 995 +33 $2,644 $9,025,483 $20 3
98 79 No Impact Man Oscilloscope Pictures $3,404 -62.6% 4 -3 $851 $78,272 - 5
87 89 Unmistaken Child Oscilloscope Pictures $4,983 -20.7% 3 -1 $1,661 $283,533 - 19
121 108 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment $641 -57.8% 2 +1 $321 $10,214,776 - 90
64 64 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $17,874 -3.2% 8 - $2,234 $22,388,706 - 106
53 50 Amreeka National Geographic Entertainment $51,441 -27.5% 34 -6 $1,513 $495,474 - 6
132 114 Il Divo Music Box Films $21 -97.4% 1 -3 $21 $234,726 - 25
99 - Cloud 9 Music Box Films $3,127 - 2 - $1,564 $78,304 - 9
76 83 Seraphine Music Box Films $9,483 +20.4% 10 -2 $948 $792,008 - 19
77 N Trucker Monterey Media, Inc. $9,458 - 10 - $946 $9,458 - 1
66 55 Extract Miramax $14,804 -68.7% 46 -65 $322 $10,814,185 $8 6
35 52 The Boys Are Back Miramax $181,380 +231.1% 75 +59 $2,418 $326,816 - 3
10 7 Fame (2009) MGM $2,543,067 -45.0% 3,110 -23 $818 $20,028,829 $18 3
128 112 Humpday Magnolia $243 -75.6% 2 -1 $122 $401,764 - 14
115 98 World's Greatest Dad Magnolia $1,021 -60.7% 3 -4 $340 $205,673 - 8
90 68 The Burning Plain Magnolia $4,365 -69.2% 10 -8 $437 $161,897 - 4
85 74 Food, Inc. Magnolia $6,116 -44.9% 16 -11 $382 $4,386,822 - 18
71 N Bronson Magnolia $10,940 - 1 - $10,940 $10,940 - 1
41 34 More Than a Game Lionsgate $127,352 -30.4% 44 +30 $2,894 $348,216 - 2
12 11 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself Lionsgate $1,511,904 -41.8% 1,313 -256 $1,151 $50,383,561 - 5
89 100 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $4,455 +96.3% 7 +4 $636 $71,637 - 13
56 61 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $45,007 +113.5% 21 +4 $2,143 $870,572 - 14
129 126 The Legend of God's Gun Indican $242 +18.6% 1 - $242 $242,408 - 65
102 99 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indican $2,593 +1.8% 2 - $1,297 $6,146 - 2
95 95 The Wonder of It All Indican $3,989 +22.4% 2 -1 $1,995 $776,626 - 13
125 121 Galapagos (IMAX) IMAX $267 -22.6% 1 - $267 $17,650,844 - 520
63 69 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $20,386 +51.9% 7 +3 $2,912 $30,058,557 - 212
61 70 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $22,578 +73.1% 7 +2 $3,225 $79,887,866 - 391
82 76 The Other Man Image Entertainment $6,782 -29.1% 9 -1 $754 $141,491 - 5
68 66 In the Loop IFC $11,763 -30.1% 29 +1 $406 $2,370,344 - 12
48 46 Paris IFC $82,061 -16.2% 34 +3 $2,414 $487,065 - 4
50 44 My One and Only Freestyle Releasing $70,418 -41.8% 149 -39 $473 $2,314,502 - 8
33 27 I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell Freestyle Releasing $183,825 -39.8% 266 +56 $691 $1,181,695 - 3
67 62 Adam Fox Searchlight $14,757 -25.7% 26 -4 $568 $2,238,343 - 11
47 39 (500) Days of Summer Fox Searchlight $89,111 -38.2% 159 -59 $560 $32,118,648 $7.5 13
8 6 Whip It Fox Searchlight $2,827,512 -39.2% 1,738 +17 $1,627 $8,793,570 $15 2
101 75 Post Grad Fox $2,866 -74.1% 14 -29 $205 $6,379,040 - 8
60 56 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $24,417 -37.6% 39 -31 $626 $177,204,930 $150 21
44 38 Aliens in the Attic Fox $101,954 -32.0% 154 -65 $662 $24,967,943 $45 11
38 31 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $161,509 -30.4% 227 -36 $711 $195,919,073 $90 15
21 15 Jennifer's Body Fox $568,691 -54.6% 1,005 -637 $566 $15,722,341 $16 4
19 16 All About Steve Fox $659,472 -42.4% 1,200 -227 $550 $32,742,037 - 6
24 30 A Serious Man Focus Features $459,318 +82.7% 21 +15 $21,872 $811,304 - 2
16 14 9 Focus Features $829,650 -40.7% 1,216 -382 $682 $30,659,622 $30 5
42 43 The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry Five & Two Pictures $120,737 -2.9% 107 +2 $1,128 $816,988 - 4
114 - Bliss (2009) First Run $1,213 - 1 - $1,213 $34,885 - 9
94 94 Crude First Run $4,100 -2.8% 3 -1 $1,367 $89,554 - 5
88 73 Big Fan First Independent Pictures $4,703 -61.8% 7 -1 $672 $196,783 - 7
111 59 Evangelion 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone Eleven Arts $1,394 -94.4% 1 -5 $1,394 $100,731 - 15
127 - 24 City Cinema Guild $246 - 1 - $246 $30,357 - 16
100 - Beeswax Cinema Guild $3,108 - 2 - $1,554 $33,662 - 9
96 92 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $3,534 -19.7% 4 +2 $884 $183,046 - 15
86 87 35 Shots of Rum Cinema Guild $5,498 -19.8% 1 - $5,498 $51,626 - 4
119 109 Walt & El Grupo Buena Vista $662 -52.3% 2 -1 $331 $15,617 - 5
57 53 Ponyo Buena Vista $33,642 -33.6% 84 -33 $401 $14,959,481 - 9
40 33 Up Buena Vista $144,156 -32.1% 215 -39 $670 $292,639,937 $175 20
31 29 The Proposal Buena Vista $210,405 -26.6% 260 -56 $809 $163,595,468 $40 17
29 45 G-Force Buena Vista $280,879 +156.5% 313 +135 $897 $117,953,312 $150 12
6 4 Surrogates Buena Vista $4,268,314 -41.1% 2,992 +41 $1,427 $32,725,781 $80 3
5 3 Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D) Buena Vista $7,766,643 -37.8% 1,752 +7 $4,433 $22,768,991 - 2
97 N Visual Acoustics Arthouse Films $3,517 - 1 - $3,517 $3,517 - 1
117 107 American Casino Argot Pictures $865 -43.3% 1 -1 $865 $45,697 - 9
20 17 Bright Star Apparition $624,834 -12.7% 380 +63 $1,644 $2,846,921 $8.5 4
103 93 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliquot Films $2,587 -39.6% 1 - $2,587 $9,275 - 2
52 41 Do Knot Disturb AdLabs $58,711 -52.9% 42 -15 $1,398 $213,525 - 2
108 106 We Live in Public Abramorama $1,681 +5.4% 1 - $1,681 $30,704 - 7
80 71 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $7,500 -41.2% 4 -1 $1,875 $7,102,563 - 87
TOTAL (133 MOVIES):$110,115,725+2.8%41,138-819$2,677 
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