Adjuster:

Weekend Box Office


September 23-25, 2011
Weekend

'Lion' Remains 'King,' 'Moneyball,' 'Dolphin Tale' Go Extra Innings...

click here to
Read the Full Report > > >



<<Last Weekend <Last YearView Index: By Year | By WeekendNext Year> Next Weekend>>
TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
63 - Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World 3D Entertainment $24,121 - 12 - $2,010 $4,238,943 $5 70
40 N Pearl Jam Twenty Abramorama $102,448 - 7 - $14,635 $382,791 - 1
121 - Passione Abramorama $1,286 -56.0% 1 -1 $1,286 $202,856 - 14
106 104 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress Alive Mind Cinema $3,493 +29.6% 4 - $873 $116,556 - 9
131 - Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles Argot Pictures $459 - 1 - $459 $20,248 - 4
1 1 The Lion King (in 3D) Buena Vista $21,929,332 -27.3% 2,330 - $9,412 $61,475,402 - 2
8 4 The Help Buena Vista $4,370,051 -32.9% 2,695 -319 $1,622 $154,414,153 $25 7
54 46 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Buena Vista $33,973 -45.5% 38 -60 $894 $241,063,875 $250 19
67 43 Fright Night (2011) Buena Vista $19,346 -70.4% 44 -104 $440 $18,060,095 $30 6
111 81 Love in Space China Lion $2,358 -71.5% 6 -7 $393 $33,976 - 3
122 83 My Kingdom (2011) China Lion $1,192 -85.1% 1 -17 $1,192 $35,986 - 3
127 103 Sex and Zen 3D: Extreme Ecstasy China Lion $740 -74.1% 2 -1 $370 $152,364 $3.5 7
81 60 The Interrupters Cinema Guild $8,124 -60.6% 7 -3 $1,161 $187,677 - 9
13 16 Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain Codeblack Entertainment $1,135,157 -4.7% 287 +57 $3,955 $5,165,631 - 3
43 59 My Afternoons with Margueritte Cohen Media Group $77,700 +271.8% 29 +27 $2,679 $109,400 - 2
- - Make Believe CrowdStarter $3,173 - 1 - $3,173 $16,314 - 13
20 N Mausam Eros $459,024 - 96 - $4,782 $459,024 - 1
108 - Bol Eros $3,069 -79.1% 38 - $81 $186,410 - 4
7 3 Drive (2011) FilmDistrict $5,763,998 -49.2% 2,904 +18 $1,985 $21,417,373 $15 2
23 17 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark FilmDistrict $353,762 -68.5% 424 -910 $834 $23,477,283 $25 5
70 N The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby First Run $15,411 - 1 - $15,411 $15,411 - 1
94 93 Jane's Journey First Run $5,073 -18.1% 1 - $5,073 $12,484 - 2
126 - Pianomania First Run $756 - 2 - $378 $27,407 - 18
130 108 Special Treatment First Run $479 -77.6% 1 - $479 $6,566 - 5
11 7 The Debt Focus Features $1,260,611 -57.2% 1,067 -764 $1,181 $28,967,074 $20 4
12 9 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Fox $1,162,288 -56.3% 1,178 -1,162 $987 $173,600,811 $93 8
38 34 Mr. Popper's Penguins Fox $109,085 -32.6% 153 -60 $713 $68,038,540 $55 15
53 47 Monte Carlo Fox $34,988 -40.8% 34 -12 $1,029 $23,179,303 $20 13
78 61 X-Men: First Class Fox $8,567 -50.6% 22 -14 $389 $146,405,371 $160 17
82 106 Glee The 3D Concert Movie Fox $7,630 +210.7% 5 -3 $1,526 $11,860,839 $9 7
57 55 The Tree of Life Fox Searchlight $31,743 -10.1% 39 -2 $814 $13,205,306 $32 18
92 87 Another Earth Fox Searchlight $5,590 -23.4% 14 -3 $399 $1,303,300 - 10
107 110 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Fox Searchlight $3,434 +130.9% 7 +2 $491 $1,346,503 $6 11
129 107 Turtle: The Incredible Journey Hannover House $691 -68.3% 2 -1 $346 $375,087 - 14
49 53 Love Crime IFC $48,498 +11.9% 20 +3 $2,425 $227,360 - 4
56 71 The Black Power Mix Tape: 1967-1975 IFC $32,336 +178.4% 6 +4 $5,389 $76,443 - 3
61 N Weekend (2011) IFC $27,245 - 1 - $27,245 $27,245 - 1
72 67 Brighton Rock IFC $14,840 +1.5% 18 +2 $824 $164,501 $12 5
90 63 The Trip (2011) IFC $6,758 -58.7% 12 -10 $563 $2,014,922 - 16
102 57 Buck IFC $4,074 -85.6% 14 -49 $291 $4,023,123 - 15
112 78 Tabloid IFC $2,293 -74.8% 9 -7 $255 $680,468 - 11
80 73 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $8,283 -23.2% 2 - $4,142 $84,292,301 - 493
134 127 Galapagos (IMAX) IMAX $212 +11.0% 1 - $212 $17,976,136 - 622
35 48 Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame Indomina Media $160,883 +189.9% 48 +29 $3,352 $263,468 - 4
73 74 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness International Film Circuit $14,121 +37.1% 10 -1 $1,412 $562,511 - 12
91 117 Where Soldiers Come From International Film Circuit $5,750 +640.0% 3 +2 $1,917 $10,229 - 3
115 97 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator International Film Circuit $1,793 -58.6% 2 +1 $897 $14,067 - 2
110 119 City of Life and Death Kino $2,424 +239.5% 2 - $1,212 $108,612 $12 20
117 - Battleship Potemkin (2011 re-issue) Kino $1,642 - 1 - $1,642 $50,526 - 27
64 72 The Mill and the Cross Kino Classics $21,877 +92.7% 5 +4 $4,375 $44,035 - 2
95 N Marriage, Italian Style (2011 re-release) Kino Classics $4,967 - 1 - $4,967 $4,967 - 1
93 94 Farmageddon Kristin Marie Productions $5,325 -12.7% 5 -2 $1,065 $42,214 - 15
4 N Abduction Lionsgate $10,925,253 - 3,118 - $3,504 $10,925,253 $35 1
14 8 Warrior Lionsgate $1,119,835 -60.8% 1,411 -472 $794 $12,210,126 $25 3
58 42 Saving Private Perez Lionsgate $31,195 -64.3% 44 -72 $709 $1,391,770 - 4
65 41 Conan the Barbarian (2011) Lionsgate $20,491 -76.7% 56 -98 $366 $21,211,016 $90 6
83 77 The Devil's Double Lionsgate $7,577 -19.4% 48 +23 $158 $1,357,042 $19.1 9
133 114 Rapt Lorber Films $372 -65.4% 1 -1 $372 $40,642 - 12
135 130 Film Socialisme Lorber Films $201 +310.2% 1 - $201 $33,663 - 16
66 56 Point Blank Magnolia $20,008 -43.0% 26 -11 $770 $617,060 - 9
76 N Limelight Magnolia $9,259 - 1 - $9,259 $9,529 - 1
98 96 The Last Circus Magnolia $4,406 -9.2% 5 -1 $881 $31,998 - 6
101 88 Happy, Happy Magnolia $4,213 -40.9% 3 -1 $1,404 $14,577 - 2
113 90 Magic Trip Magnolia $2,192 -68.5% 7 -3 $313 $138,043 - 8
114 109 Page One: A Year Inside the New York Times Magnolia $2,140 +41.1% 6 +2 $357 $1,055,843 - 15
60 N Puncture Millennium Ent. $29,175 - 4 - $7,294 $29,175 - 1
119 80 Gun Hill Road Motion Film Group $1,494 -82.2% 2 -6 $747 $139,013 - 8
52 54 Mozart's Sister Music Box Films $36,730 -6.1% 22 +5 $1,670 $235,003 $4.5 6
74 70 Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life Music Box Films $10,201 -22.1% 7 -1 $1,457 $116,730 - 4
87 98 Mysteries of Lisbon Music Box Films $6,952 +77.3% 4 +1 $1,738 $78,269 - 8
88 82 The Names of Love Music Box Films $6,883 -15.5% 10 -5 $688 $475,886 - 14
120 99 Bride Flight Music Box Films $1,335 -63.1% 5 - $267 $492,876 - 16
109 95 Life in a Day National Geographic Entertainment $2,628 -53.9% 4 -3 $657 $247,215 - 9
- - The Hedgehog NeoClassics Films $45,626 -12.2% 22 +2 $2,074 $424,488 - 6
89 - Caesar & Otto's Summer Camp Massacre Nocturnal Features $6,825 -40.0% 3 -2 $2,275 $22,820 - 2
5 N Killer Elite Open Road Films $9,352,008 - 2,986 - $3,132 $9,352,008 $70 1
100 85 Bellflower Oscilloscope Pictures $4,267 -44.2% 12 -1 $356 $149,691 - 8
86 69 Connected Paladin $7,300 -45.1% 7 +4 $1,043 $22,900 - 2
99 112 The Whale Paladin $4,314 +209.5% 1 -1 $4,314 $13,416 - 3
103 N A Bird of the Air Paladin $3,819 - 1 - $3,819 $3,819 - 1
25 20 Captain America: The First Avenger Paramount $302,029 -46.4% 334 -206 $904 $174,792,962 $140 10
44 40 Super 8 Paramount $73,350 -20.6% 117 -42 $627 $126,975,169 $50 16
21 23 Transformers: Dark of the Moon Paramount (DreamWorks) $401,086 -14.5% 251 -55 $1,598 $351,902,625 $195 13
41 39 Kung Fu Panda 2 Paramount (DreamWorks) $78,563 -19.4% 113 -29 $695 $165,230,261 $150 18
51 44 Senna Producers Distribution Agency $42,228 -34.7% 31 -6 $1,362 $1,190,668 - 7
19 11 Shark Night 3D Relativity $466,801 -74.1% 637 -1,445 $733 $18,223,238 $25 4
50 N Machine Gun Preacher Relativity $45,130 - 4 - $11,283 $45,130 $30 1
71 - Bodyguard Reliance Big Pictures $15,308 -79.2% 17 -48 $900 $1,834,384 - 4
123 120 The Man Who Fell to Earth (35th anniversary re-issue) Rialto $1,751 +264.0% 5 +4 $350 $84,168 - 14
- - Went The Day Well? (2011 re-release) Rialto $734 - 1 - $734 $40,774 - 19
48 N Thunder Soul Roadside Attractions $51,260 - 35 - $1,465 $51,260 - 1
55 51 Circumstance Roadside Attractions $32,802 -32.8% 29 -2 $1,131 $310,251 $1 5
75 62 The Future Roadside Attractions $9,310 -43.2% 27 -2 $345 $521,089 $1 9
97 92 Project Nim Roadside Attractions $4,487 -30.9% 18 +1 $249 $391,555 - 12
- N Archie's Final Project Rocket Releasing $3,657 - 1 - $3,657 $3,657 - 1
59 50 The Whistleblower Samuel Goldwyn $29,506 -40.1% 50 -8 $590 $1,015,925 - 8
- - Jig Screen Media $94 -94.0% 1 - $94 $182,330 - 15
2 N Moneyball Sony / Columbia $19,501,302 - 2,993 - $6,516 $19,501,302 $50 1
18 15 The Smurfs Sony / Columbia $541,836 -56.4% 669 -750 $810 $138,353,892 $110 9
24 26 Zookeeper Sony / Columbia $310,790 -16.9% 294 -54 $1,057 $79,630,112 $80 12
34 29 Bad Teacher Sony / Columbia $160,977 -50.7% 232 -242 $694 $99,685,143 $20 14
45 32 30 Minutes or Less Sony / Columbia $72,977 -67.2% 95 -196 $768 $37,053,924 $28 7
9 5 Straw Dogs (2011) Sony / Screen Gems $2,051,333 -60.0% 2,408 - $852 $8,835,187 $25 2
79 58 Attack the Block Sony / Screen Gems $8,482 -65.1% 17 -18 $499 $1,024,175 $13 9
29 28 The Guard Sony Classics $249,325 -26.6% 167 -35 $1,493 $4,165,154 $6 9
31 27 Midnight in Paris Sony Classics $222,430 -34.7% 165 -136 $1,348 $54,432,211 $17 19
46 37 Higher Ground Sony Classics $70,134 -36.6% 64 -17 $1,096 $577,221 $2 5
69 64 Restless (2011) Sony Classics $15,528 +0.4% 17 +12 $913 $39,509 $8 2
96 76 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest Sony Classics $4,646 -51.9% 12 -8 $387 $1,182,335 - 12
104 91 Life, Above All Sony Classics $3,760 -45.5% 16 -2 $235 $111,832 - 11
125 111 Incendies (U.S. only) Sony Classics $769 -47.5% 5 -1 $154 $2,070,068 $6.8 23
77 75 3 (2011) Strand $8,662 -11.8% 6 +2 $1,444 $24,326 - 2
118 102 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu The Film Desk $1,630 -49.5% 3 +2 $543 $14,539 - 3
136 - Every Man for Himself (2010 re-issue) The Film Desk $190 - 1 - $190 $46,983 - 27
15 10 Colombiana TriStar $934,728 -59.9% 847 -1,086 $1,104 $35,120,171 $40 5
85 N Incendiary Truly Indie $7,308 - 1 - $7,308 $7,308 - 1
26 22 Cowboys & Aliens Universal $277,750 -47.7% 345 -269 $805 $99,276,266 $163 9
39 31 The Change-Up Universal $105,610 -53.8% 169 -138 $625 $37,035,845 $52 8
42 36 Bridesmaids Universal $78,255 -38.2% 111 -59 $705 $169,076,745 $32.5 20
84 66 Shaolin Variance Films $7,567 -48.3% 6 -5 $1,261 $55,782 - 3
105 84 Amigo Variance Films $3,506 -55.2% 4 -2 $877 $132,664 $1.5 6
132 115 The Weird World of Blowfly Variance Films $402 -61.2% 1 - $402 $1,721 - 2
30 21 Seven Days in Utopia Visio Entertainment $236,004 -57.6% 272 -165 $868 $4,019,819 - 4
3 N Dolphin Tale Warner Bros. $19,152,401 - 3,507 - $5,461 $19,152,401 $37 1
6 2 Contagion Warner Bros. $8,451,226 -41.9% 3,136 -86 $2,695 $57,007,898 $60 3
16 13 Crazy, Stupid, Love. Warner Bros. $783,376 -50.0% 675 -470 $1,161 $82,068,926 $50 9
22 19 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Warner Bros. $387,448 -44.7% 320 -281 $1,211 $378,824,316 - 11
37 38 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) Warner Bros. $115,783 +9.9% 49 - $2,363 $13,006,064 - 25
47 52 Hubble 3D Warner Bros. $62,979 +26.4% 26 -2 $2,422 $28,613,585 - 80
62 49 Green Lantern Warner Bros. $24,830 -54.7% 49 -54 $507 $116,593,191 $200 15
68 - Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $16,707 - 8 -1 $2,088 $28,447,664 - 137
27 24 Horrible Bosses Warner Bros. (New Line) $266,884 -40.1% 313 -127 $853 $116,943,655 $35 12
33 33 Final Destination 5 Warner Bros. (New Line) $169,647 -19.7% 254 -48 $668 $42,380,557 $40 7
17 12 Spy Kids: All the Time in the World Weinstein / Dimension $718,442 -54.8% 1,207 -443 $595 $37,026,880 $27 6
32 18 Apollo 18 Weinstein / Dimension $187,526 -82.9% 339 -1,456 $553 $17,384,906 $5 4
10 6 I Don't Know How She Does It Weinstein Company $2,002,040 -54.5% 2,490 +14 $804 $7,968,465 $24 2
28 14 Our Idiot Brother Weinstein Company $252,998 -80.5% 411 -1,336 $616 $24,438,384 $5 5
36 30 Sarah's Key Weinstein Company $132,564 -50.3% 151 -115 $878 $6,592,747 - 10
116 - Women, Art, Revolution Zeitgeist $1,762 - 2 - $881 $48,575 - 16
124 100 The Tree Zeitgeist $841 -76.0% 2 -3 $421 $51,545 - 11
128 113 Bill Cunningham New York Zeitgeist $705 -39.4% 1 - $705 $1,500,113 - 28
TOTAL (141 MOVIES):$118,131,328+15.6%42,961-2,656$2,750 
<<Last Weekend <Last YearView Index: By Year | By WeekendNext Year> Next Weekend>>

* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.



'Lion' Remains 'King,' 'Moneyball,' 'Dolphin Tale' Go Extra Innings...

click here to
Read the Full Report > > >

back to
Weekend Index Page