Adjuster:

Weekend Box Office


September 7-9, 2012
Weekend

'Words,' 'Cold Light' Bomb on Worst
Weekend in Years...

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 #
50 45 2 Days in New York Magn. $50,558 -44.4% 34 -8 $1,487 $519,657 - 5
9 9 2016 Obama's America RM $3,309,422 -41.0% 2,017 +270 $1,641 $26,115,717 - 9
102 78 360 Magn. $2,008 -55.0% 5 +2 $402 $92,737 - 6
67 56 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Fox $18,632 -59.5% 39 -10 $478 $37,498,906 $69 12
71 64 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $15,562 -9.8% 24 +6 $648 $450,090 - 7
64 61 Air Racers 3D 3D $21,929 -31.9% 10 - $2,193 $1,309,987 - 23
21 18 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony $565,880 -38.8% 416 -85 $1,360 $260,571,241 $230 10
94 68 The Ambassador Drft. $3,773 -71.1% 8 +4 $472 $24,295 - 2
36 23 The Apparition WB $173,841 -72.5% 276 -534 $630 $4,739,362 $17 3
101 73 The Awakening (2012) Cohen $2,072 -76.5% 4 -9 $518 $175,088 - 4
35 N Bachelorette RTWC $181,494 - 47 - $3,862 $181,494 - 1
115 - Ballplayer: Pelotero Strand $459 - 2 - $230 $44,689 - 8
26 25 Beasts of the Southern Wild FoxS $358,952 -32.0% 269 +2 $1,334 $10,272,091 - 11
74 67 Beloved (2012) IFC $14,229 +0.1% 6 - $2,372 $100,420 - 4
77 62 Bernie MNE $13,130 -50.1% 18 -8 $729 $9,185,908 - 20
45 44 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS $82,338 -17.1% 114 +9 $722 $46,083,019 $10 19
72 - Bill W. P124 $15,163 - 12 - $1,264 $535,778 - 17
61 54 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB $24,731 -49.4% 33 - $749 $20,816,624 - 75
6 4 The Bourne Legacy Uni. $3,969,330 -45.1% 2,766 -365 $1,435 $103,628,825 $125 5
30 N Branded RAtt. $240,589 - 307 - $784 $240,589 - 1
20 15 Brave BV $720,572 -49.5% 959 -749 $751 $233,397,964 $185 12
63 59 Bullet Vanishes CL $22,461 -48.3% 13 -1 $1,728 $91,197 - 2
8 8 The Campaign WB $3,377,189 -40.9% 2,542 -399 $1,329 $79,320,621 - 5
95 - A Cat in Paris GK $3,543 -37.1% 5 +2 $709 $309,360 - 15
27 21 Celeste and Jesse Forever SPC $352,037 -51.0% 441 -145 $798 $2,610,511 - 6
81 69 Chicken with Plums SPC $9,611 -14.3% 5 +2 $1,922 $115,692 - 4
13 N The Cold Light of Day LG/S $1,831,588 - 1,511 - $1,212 $1,831,588 - 1
- - The Color Wheel APD/C $240 - 1 - $240 $17,752 - 17
56 52 Compliance Magn. $34,300 -36.6% 21 +2 $1,633 $231,363 - 4
52 48 Cosmopolis EOne $43,537 -51.1% 45 -20 $967 $702,922 - 4
10 7 The Dark Knight Rises WB $3,218,189 -47.4% 1,987 -200 $1,620 $437,782,482 $250 8
104 71 The Day Anch. $1,281 -87.3% 2 -10 $641 $20,502 - 2
99 - Death by China A23 $2,682 - 3 - $894 $13,988 - 4
86 - Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB $5,869 -20.0% 2 - $2,935 $44,964,999 - 341
69 N Detropia LF $17,414 - 1 - $17,414 $17,414 - 1
119 - The Devil, Probably (2012 re-release) FDesk $242 - 1 - $242 $25,639 - 33
17 16 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Fox $817,491 -42.4% 931 -273 $878 $46,742,100 $22 6
112 85 Easy Money (2012) Wein. $603 -74.6% 2 - $302 $188,870 - 9
108 - Elena Zeit. $1,017 -41.6% 1 -1 $1,017 $215,507 - 17
120 - Elles KL $206 - 1 - $206 $157,427 - 18
3 3 The Expendables 2 LGF $4,951,899 -45.2% 3,260 -74 $1,519 $75,619,038 $100 4
60 N The Eye of the Storm SEG $25,785 - 7 - $3,684 $25,785 - 1
53 49 Farewell My Queen Cohen $37,456 -36.6% 36 - $1,040 $1,251,736 - 9
76 46 Flying Swords of Dragon Gate IM $13,464 -85.9% 3 -12 $4,488 $170,276 - 2
32 39 For a Good Time, Call... Focus $215,985 +50.1% 56 +33 $3,857 $450,004 - 2
90 N For Ellen Trib. $4,616 - 1 - $4,616 $5,798 - 1
- - General Education PHP $1,264 -60.4% 2 -1 $632 $7,742 - 3
89 N Girl Model FRun $4,898 - 1 - $4,898 $6,864 - 1
103 - Grand Illusion (2012 re-release) Rialto $1,434 - 1 - $1,434 $148,691 - 18
62 N Hello I Must Be Going Osci. $23,904 - 2 - $11,952 $23,904 - 1
117 93 Hermano MBox $403 -69.4% 4 -4 $101 $29,379 - 3
15 12 Hit and Run ORF $1,077,146 -58.4% 1,810 -1,060 $595 $12,503,750 $2 3
11 10 Hope Springs Sony $2,800,217 -40.4% 2,437 -4 $1,149 $57,519,656 - 5
107 - How to Grow a Band ICir $1,056 - 1 - $1,056 $16,374 - 21
65 - Hubble 3D WB $21,963 -48.6% 16 +2 $1,373 $34,055,397 - 130
88 91 Hysteria SPC $5,055 +248.6% 7 +3 $722 $1,779,166 - 17
16 17 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $834,216 -36.0% 763 -273 $1,093 $157,173,660 $95 9
47 - The Imposter IM $68,243 - 27 - $2,528 $601,212 - 9
54 N The Inbetweeners Movie WHE $36,000 - 10 - $3,600 $36,000 - 1
28 27 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Wein. $302,504 -20.4% 194 +22 $1,559 $8,569,131 - 16
109 - The Invisible War Cdgm. $696 - 2 - $348 $58,492 - 12
82 - Iron Sky EOne $7,885 +126.8% 8 +6 $986 $85,106 - 7
68 42 Joker UTV $17,725 -83.2% 43 -31 $412 $163,070 - 2
48 N Keep the Lights On MBox $55,574 - 5 - $11,115 $55,574 - 1
39 31 Killer Joe LD $128,980 -47.8% 68 -6 $1,897 $1,664,479 - 7
113 89 Klown Drft. $571 -65.0% 1 -1 $571 $67,587 - 7
87 88 Kumare KL $5,139 +206.3% 5 +2 $1,028 $111,832 - 12
85 N Las Acacias OutF $6,000 - 1 - $6,000 $6,000 - 1
105 - Last Ride MBox $1,245 - 2 - $623 $5,480 - 6
2 2 Lawless Wein. $6,007,036 -39.9% 3,138 +250 $1,914 $23,525,455 - 2
106 77 Little Birds MNE $1,222 -73.3% 1 - $1,222 $11,501 - 2
57 58 Little White Lies MPI $33,106 -23.1% 14 +2 $2,365 $137,819 - 3
25 24 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $380,983 -39.5% 345 -160 $1,104 $215,240,165 $145 14
44 37 Magic Mike WB $92,919 -41.2% 202 -66 $460 $113,578,737 $7 11
116 83 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present MBox $444 -82.8% 2 +1 $222 $79,814 - 13
18 13 Marvel's The Avengers BV $786,181 -58.9% 1,209 -496 $650 $621,414,627 $220 19
40 33 MIB 3 Sony $128,715 -31.7% 173 -13 $744 $179,020,854 $225 16
- - Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) FDesk $115 - 1 - $115 $62,664 - 130
31 28 Moonrise Kingdom Focus $229,830 -32.9% 200 +3 $1,149 $44,640,048 $16 16
75 51 Mugamoodi UTV $13,590 -75.5% 17 -4 $799 $89,474 - 2
98 72 Neighboring Sounds CGld $2,738 -71.2% 1 -1 $2,738 $37,427 - 3
91 75 Neil Young Journeys SPC $4,188 -30.6% 10 -1 $419 $193,642 - 11
80 66 Nitro Circus the Movie 3D ArcEnt $9,756 -35.6% 22 -9 $443 $3,360,768 - 5
111 - OC87 FKF $634 - 2 - $317 $41,587 - 16
7 6 The Odd Life of Timothy Green BV $3,650,158 -41.8% 2,717 +82 $1,343 $43,007,208 - 4
51 26 Oogieloves In The BIG Balloon Adventure KVP $43,854 -90.1% 281 -1,879 $156 $1,029,050 $20 2
100 70 Oslo, August 31st Strand $2,215 -79.1% 2 -5 $1,108 $97,811 - 16
93 87 Painted Skin: The Resurrection WGUSA $3,897 +109.4% 3 +2 $1,299 $44,888 - 4
5 5 ParaNorman Focus $4,195,415 -36.2% 2,856 -229 $1,469 $45,452,876 $60 4
96 N Pickin & Grinnin HLM $3,003 - 1 - $3,003 $3,613 - 1
122 - Pink Ribbons, Inc. FRun $129 - 1 - $129 $26,558 - 15
114 - Planet of Snail CGld $531 - 1 - $531 $8,509 - 4
1 1 The Possession LGF $9,317,472 -47.5% 2,834 +18 $3,288 $33,166,582 $14 2
12 11 Premium Rush Sony $2,311,414 -41.8% 2,182 -73 $1,059 $16,743,104 $35 3
58 57 Prometheus Fox $28,434 -38.0% 48 -7 $592 $126,429,117 $130 14
43 35 The Queen of Versailles Magn. $104,761 -36.0% 73 -14 $1,435 $2,011,366 - 8
14 N Raiders of the Lost Ark (IMAX) Par. $1,673,731 - 267 - $6,269 $1,673,731 - 1
97 N Rec 3: Genesis Magn. $3,001 - 8 - $375 $3,001 - 1
59 53 Red Hook Summer Vari. $27,837 -47.3% 29 -12 $960 $300,458 - 5
23 22 Robot & Frank Gold. $505,598 -27.0% 202 +58 $2,503 $2,014,027 - 4
49 47 Ruby Sparks FoxS $54,889 -38.7% 76 -2 $722 $2,373,073 - 7
55 60 Safety Not Guaranteed FD $35,010 -11.8% 54 +6 $648 $3,876,519 - 14
33 41 Samsara Osci. $194,862 +82.7% 25 +16 $7,794 $482,610 - 3
73 65 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World 3D $14,267 -12.4% 10 - $1,427 $6,096,582 $5 120
41 40 Searching for Sugar Man SPC $114,455 -18.6% 33 +1 $3,468 $892,596 - 7
29 29 Sleepwalk with Me IFC $280,359 -13.1% 73 +44 $3,841 $816,307 - 3
84 - Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $6,364 -56.4% 1 - $6,364 $86,334,400 - 543
19 14 Sparkle (2012) TriS $780,085 -56.2% 873 -384 $894 $23,374,162 $14 4
34 30 Step Up Revolution LG/S $190,638 -33.9% 198 -38 $963 $34,484,102 $33 7
83 74 Take This Waltz Magn. $7,407 +16.8% 13 +4 $570 $1,216,734 - 11
22 20 Ted Uni. $548,730 -32.3% 515 -46 $1,065 $216,858,060 $50 11
42 38 To Rome with Love SPC $107,252 -26.7% 97 +3 $1,106 $16,316,776 - 12
46 36 To the Arctic (IMAX) WB $78,788 -50.2% 52 - $1,515 $8,395,135 - 21
24 19 Total Recall (2012) Sony $467,562 -46.2% 502 -254 $931 $57,627,693 $125 6
66 N Toys in the Attic Hann. $19,913 - 27 - $738 $19,913 - 1
118 - The Turin Horse CGld $358 - 1 - $358 $56,097 - 26
121 - Turn Me On, Dammit! NYer $200 -70.8% 1 - $200 $123,543 - 24
38 34 Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection LGF $143,610 -21.9% 167 -12 $860 $65,483,079 $20 11
92 - Under the Sea 3D WB $3,938 -83.3% 7 - $563 $30,901,501 - 187
78 82 Unforgivable Strand $12,997 +401.4% 6 +5 $2,166 $135,947 - 11
37 32 The Watch Fox $149,098 -34.7% 135 -60 $1,104 $33,998,900 $68 7
70 63 The Well-Digger's Daughter KL $16,579 -32.2% 13 -1 $1,275 $273,886 - 8
110 92 Where Do We Go Now? SPC $656 -53.5% 3 +1 $219 $531,813 - 18
79 - Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. $11,376 - 5 - $2,275 $16,256 - 3
4 N The Words CBS $4,750,894 - 2,801 - $1,696 $4,750,894 $6 1
TOTAL (125 MOVIES):$67,728,681-35.2%46,184-2,512$1,466 
<<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.



'Words,' 'Cold Light' Bomb on Worst
Weekend in Years...

click here to
Read the Full Report > > >

back to
Weekend Index Page