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Weekend Box Office


April 16-18, 2010
Weekend

'Kick-Ass' Opens Up a Can of Weak Sauce...

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NOTE: Distributor Lionsgate is counting non-weekend Thursday night grosses towards 'Kick-Ass's weekend gross. The difference could be large enough that 'How to Train Your Dragon' is actually No. 1.


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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
59 53 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $19,242 -34.4% 5 - $3,848 $7,660,678 - 114
50 41 When You're Strange Abramorama $33,772 -49.5% 8 - $4,222 $124,016 - 2
22 25 City Island Anchor Bay Films $260,755 +31.1% 57 +12 $4,575 $843,153 $6 5
63 42 After.Life Anchor Bay Films $15,918 -73.4% 17 -24 $936 $99,099 - 2
21 17 The Runaways Apparition $303,668 -35.3% 243 +39 $1,250 $2,995,811 $10 5
48 62 The Square Apparition $37,546 +119.7% 10 +8 $3,755 $61,225 - 2
55 57 The Young Victoria Apparition $24,097 +4.5% 34 -6 $709 $10,954,357 $35 18
103 92 Breath Made Visible Argot Pictures $1,019 -57.4% 2 -1 $510 $17,637 - 3
6 5 The Last Song Buena Vista $5,962,916 -39.4% 2,767 +93 $2,155 $50,187,855 $20 3
8 7 Alice in Wonderland (2010) Buena Vista $3,656,442 -31.0% 2,024 -506 $1,807 $324,131,301 $200 7
109 79 Waking Sleeping Beauty Buena Vista $641 -89.5% 2 -1 $321 $78,181 - 4
75 76 Sweetgrass Cinema Guild $9,253 +35.5% 3 -2 $3,084 $107,194 - 15
79 68 Everyone Else Cinema Guild $8,289 -23.3% 2 +1 $4,145 $25,031 - 2
98 97 35 Shots of Rum Cinema Guild $1,732 -5.2% 1 -1 $1,732 $171,857 - 31
107 104 Dreamkiller Delaware Pictures $763 -11.5% 1 - $763 $10,103 - 9
73 61 The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers First Run $10,090 -45.7% 7 -3 $1,441 $371,257 - 12
81 84 Dancing Across Borders First Run $7,786 +64.4% 5 +3 $1,557 $26,741 - 4
101 - Four Seasons Lodge First Run $1,282 - 1 - $1,282 $57,376 - 20
111 113 Prodigal Sons First Run $454 +656.7% 1 - $454 $64,506 - 8
115 112 Off and Running First Run $216 -5.3% 1 - $216 $16,738 - 12
89 95 The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry Five & Two Pictures $4,346 +128.1% 5 -2 $869 $1,350,744 - 31
19 18 Greenberg Focus Features $320,111 -24.0% 172 +1 $1,861 $3,400,874 - 5
3 2 Date Night Fox $16,720,038 -33.7% 3,380 +6 $4,947 $48,666,799 $55 2
11 9 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Fox $2,790,042 -29.9% 2,149 -304 $1,298 $57,090,186 $15 5
12 12 Avatar Fox $1,002,814 +18.7% 500 +46 $2,006 $745,023,267 - 18
25 21 Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief Fox $229,013 -20.7% 301 -2 $761 $87,451,207 $95 10
26 26 Tooth Fairy Fox $195,650 +2.0% 232 +13 $843 $59,130,289 $48 13
47 38 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $38,107 -51.7% 169 +18 $225 $219,543,166 $75 17
27 19 Our Family Wedding Fox Searchlight $177,606 -54.0% 188 -155 $945 $19,648,653 - 6
28 22 Crazy Heart Fox Searchlight $174,870 -36.9% 239 -123 $732 $39,054,847 $7 18
96 87 My Name is Khan Fox Searchlight $2,908 -26.6% 10 +3 $291 $4,013,850 - 10
83 78 That Evening Sun Freestyle Releasing $6,848 +6.6% 6 - $1,141 $255,931 - 24
46 46 The Secret of Kells GKIDS $38,394 -16.7% 28 +2 $1,371 $317,476 $8 7
67 54 The Human Experience Grassroots Films $13,908 -48.8% 5 - $2,782 $46,627 - 2
44 37 Vincere IFC $55,614 -31.4% 30 -6 $1,854 $386,226 $13 5
61 60 The Art of the Steal IFC $16,662 -14.1% 21 -5 $793 $432,393 - 8
70 63 Breaking Upwards IFC $12,236 -17.8% 3 +1 $4,079 $54,241 $0.015 3
78 N No One Knows About Persian Cats IFC $8,843 - 2 - $4,422 $8,843 - 1
85 89 Red Riding Trilogy IFC $6,415 +84.7% 9 +1 $713 $141,140 $9 11
90 77 Fish Tank IFC $4,010 -39.5% 10 -2 $401 $351,744 $3 14
53 48 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $25,578 -32.1% 3 -2 $8,526 $32,685,547 - 239
72 71 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $11,583 +24.4% 3 - $3,861 $81,939,666 - 418
76 82 Valley of the Heart's Delight Indican $8,958 +73.5% 3 -1 $2,986 $55,839 - 2
105 - Shanghai Red Indican $969 - 1 - $969 $9,628 - 4
112 110 Terkel in Trouble Indican $350 - 1 - $350 $7,533 - 4
17 N The Perfect Game IndustryWorks $511,698 - 417 - $1,227 $511,698 - 1
116 103 October Country International Film Circuit $165 -84.7% 1 -1 $165 $18,659 - 10
- - House (re-release) Janus Films $10,652 +369.3% 4 - $2,663 $150,000 - 0
64 65 Ajami Kino $15,887 +10.4% 12 -1 $1,324 $513,166 $1 11
1 N Kick-Ass Lionsgate $19,828,687 - 3,065 - $6,469 $19,828,687 $30 1
7 4 Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married Too? Lionsgate $4,098,898 -62.8% 1,859 -296 $2,205 $54,801,812 $20 3
104 - Home (2009 French movie) Lorber Films $976 - 1 - $976 $13,978 - 19
110 N Nobody's Perfect Lorber Films $533 - 1 - $533 $533 - 1
52 50 Mother (2010) Magnolia $26,820 -22.0% 24 -3 $1,118 $419,173 - 6
60 51 Warlords Magnolia $18,996 -36.9% 12 - $1,583 $76,944 - 3
62 70 The Eclipse Magnolia $16,545 +63.7% 12 +6 $1,379 $55,877 $3 4
9 6 Hot Tub Time Machine MGM $3,490,471 -35.7% 2,308 -303 $1,512 $42,449,935 $36 4
91 N The Cartel Moving Pictures Institute $3,694 - 2 - $1,847 $3,694 - 1
14 15 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Music Box Films $631,021 +13.8% 152 +26 $4,151 $3,026,200 $13 5
57 59 North Face Music Box Films $20,400 +0.8% 25 +2 $816 $566,163 - 12
80 75 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $8,090 +6.1% 8 +2 $1,011 $23,094,193 - 133
92 85 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment $3,538 -21.5% 1 - $3,538 $10,309,243 - 113
94 86 Creation Newmarket $3,115 -30.6% 2 -1 $1,558 $312,262 - 13
82 73 Terribly Happy Oscilloscope Pictures $7,410 -11.9% 9 +3 $823 $133,111 - 11
93 83 The Messenger Oscilloscope Pictures $3,466 -30.3% 4 -4 $867 $1,085,975 $6.5 23
99 101 The Exploding Girl Oscilloscope Pictures $1,674 +51.5% 1 - $1,674 $24,705 $0.04 6
41 35 The Crazies Overture Films $62,571 -39.4% 108 -54 $579 $38,574,996 $20 8
51 39 Brooklyn's Finest Overture Films $30,746 -57.7% 72 -59 $427 $26,967,407 $17 7
69 N Handsome Harry Paladin $13,500 - 4 - $3,375 $13,500 - 1
77 49 The Greatest (2010) Paladin $8,878 -76.1% 10 -9 $888 $111,035 $6 3
16 11 Shutter Island Paramount $522,049 -41.0% 602 -267 $867 $125,800,945 $80 9
24 14 She's Out of My League Paramount $233,247 -63.9% 377 -388 $619 $30,583,734 $20 6
2 3 How to Train Your Dragon Paramount (DreamWorks) $19,633,320 -21.0% 3,825 -182 $5,133 $158,251,066 $165 4
29 N Exit Through the Gift Shop Producers Distribution Agency $170,756 - 8 - $21,345 $170,756 - 1
97 93 Ran (2010 re-issue) Rialto $2,870 +33.5% 2 +1 $1,435 $64,549 - 11
18 N The Joneses Roadside Attractions $509,689 - 193 - $2,641 $507,082 $10 1
114 69 Ca$h Roadside Attractions $294 -97.3% 3 -40 $98 $46,451 - 4
66 64 The Yellow Handkerchief Samuel Goldwyn $14,289 -2.5% 11 -2 $1,299 $275,933 $15.5 8
33 45 La Mission Screen Media $128,523 +162.0% 22 +7 $5,842 $198,746 - 2
54 N The City of Your Final Destination Screen Media $24,401 - 1 - $24,401 $24,401 $8.3 1
86 66 Formosa Betrayed Screen Media $6,156 -56.5% 6 -2 $1,026 $213,014 - 8
106 90 2010 Oscar Shorts Shorts International $808 -70.1% 3 -4 $269 $1,015,975 - 9
87 108 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $5,225 +884.0% 1 - $5,225 $91,535 - 24
10 8 The Bounty Hunter Sony / Columbia $3,084,020 -26.8% 2,475 -426 $1,246 $60,261,888 $40 5
4 N Death at a Funeral (2010) Sony / Screen Gems $16,217,540 - 2,459 - $6,595 $16,217,540 $21 1
40 32 Dear John Sony / Screen Gems $64,291 -48.8% 122 -99 $527 $79,931,135 $25 11
30 N The Secret in Their Eyes Sony Classics $167,866 - 10 - $16,787 $167,866 - 1
31 23 Chloe Sony Classics $160,736 -42.0% 145 -70 $1,109 $2,607,311 $14 4
36 34 A Prophet (Un prophète) Sony Classics $82,365 -21.3% 73 -8 $1,128 $1,803,459 $13 8
43 40 The Last Station Sony Classics $57,764 -18.7% 70 -35 $825 $6,427,418 $18 14
56 52 The White Ribbon Sony Classics $22,303 -24.7% 43 -15 $519 $2,156,238 $18 16
58 56 Broken Embraces Sony Classics $20,198 -14.2% 24 -2 $842 $4,870,535 - 22
74 55 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Sony Classics $9,883 -62.8% 25 -36 $395 $7,661,980 $30 17
84 72 An Education Sony Classics $6,553 -25.2% 10 -6 $655 $12,567,051 $7.5 28
95 80 The Girl on the Train Strand $2,983 -46.4% 4 -3 $746 $156,840 $9 13
100 - My Year Without Sex Strand $1,552 - 1 - $1,552 $2,344 - 3
13 13 The Ghost Writer Summit Entertainment $681,271 -17.2% 480 -85 $1,419 $13,251,944 $45 9
37 28 Remember Me Summit Entertainment $68,478 -58.2% 157 -181 $436 $18,824,052 $16 6
102 111 Small Change (re-issue) The Film Desk $1,140 +275.0% 2 +1 $570 $25,790 - 21
108 - The Wild Child (re-issue) The Film Desk $680 - 1 - $680 $62,187 - 51
113 - Le combat dans l'île (1962) The Film Desk $323 - 1 - $323 $39,513 - 38
23 16 Green Zone Universal $249,705 -53.3% 333 -281 $750 $34,664,485 $100 6
38 27 Repo Men Universal $68,370 -58.6% 141 -119 $485 $13,763,130 $32 5
15 10 Letters to God Vivendi Entertainment $620,580 -43.0% 714 -183 $869 $2,020,830 $3 2
5 1 Clash of the Titans (2010) Warner Bros. $15,385,491 -42.2% 3,753 -49 $4,100 $132,600,220 $125 3
20 20 Hubble 3D Warner Bros. $307,300 -13.2% 41 - $7,495 $3,279,471 - 5
32 33 Cop Out Warner Bros. $158,366 +27.8% 247 +104 $641 $44,433,369 $30 8
34 29 Valentine's Day Warner Bros. $104,796 -32.0% 196 -34 $535 $110,342,071 $52 10
35 31 The Book of Eli Warner Bros. $85,073 -37.0% 146 -41 $583 $94,617,842 $80 14
39 30 The Blind Side Warner Bros. $68,122 -50.1% 123 -81 $554 $255,846,167 $29 22
42 43 Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $58,099 +4.8% 15 -1 $3,873 $21,550,714 - 62
45 36 Sherlock Holmes Warner Bros. $48,018 -51.7% 92 -66 $522 $208,978,879 $90 17
68 67 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $13,581 +24.2% 2 -1 $6,791 $43,160,656 - 201
71 58 A Single Man Weinstein Company $12,210 -42.0% 25 -15 $488 $9,166,863 $7 19
65 81 See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary Worldplay $15,737 +197.7% 21 +20 $749 $48,022 - 5
49 47 Mid-August Lunch Zeitgeist $35,412 -8.2% 15 +3 $2,361 $162,523 - 5
88 96 A Town Called Panic Zeitgeist $4,438 +141.7% 4 +1 $1,110 $143,347 - 18
TOTAL (117 MOVIES):$120,177,056-5.8%37,799+1,499$3,179 
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