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RowTWLWTitle (click to view)StudioEst. Tickets% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageEst. Total TktsBudget*Week #
1 15 10 Lawless Wein. 111,500 -62.0% 1,503 -1,111 100 4,662,900 - 5
2 20 13 The Expendables 2 LGF 67,400 -64.0% 815 -1,005 100 10,800,200 $100 7
3 12 8 The Possession LGF 175,100 -48.4% 1,618 -980 100 6,094,100 $14 5
4 36 19 The Words CBS 19,000 -80.4% 278 -969 100 1,469,800 $6 4
5 32 21 Last Ounce of Courage RM 20,400 -71.8% 297 -767 100 411,600 - 3
6 23 17 2016 Obama's America RM 52,900 -56.1% 575 -641 100 4,234,800 - 12
7 8 5 Resident Evil: Retribution SGem 383,900 -55.4% 2,381 -635 200 4,973,200 $65 3
8 21 15 The Campaign WB 62,700 -59.5% 630 -620 100 11,041,100 - 8
9 17 11 The Bourne Legacy Uni. 100,600 -51.4% 824 -607 100 14,357,300 $125 8
10 19 12 The Odd Life of Timothy Green BV 83,300 -58.0% 1,187 -565 100 6,389,600 - 7
11 22 18 Hope Springs Sony 54,700 -50.3% 691 -456 100 8,089,700 - 8
12 18 9 ParaNorman Focus 100,400 -66.7% 1,209 -408 100 6,932,500 $60 7
13 39 26 Premium Rush Sony 17,000 -63.6% 208 -359 100 2,561,000 $35 6
14 16 14 The Dark Knight Rises WB 101,500 -37.7% 655 -293 200 57,118,000 $250 11
15 7 4 Finding Nemo (3D) BV 518,700 -58.1% 2,639 -265 200 4,684,400 - 3
16 53 39 Hit and Run ORF 5,300 -69.6% 132 -159 n/a 1,762,700 $2 6
17 31 28 Total Recall (2012) Sony 20,600 -43.2% 239 -83 100 7,549,000 $125 9
18 28 23 Unconditional VMP 27,400 -59.5% 231 -81 100 113,100 - 2
19 49 38 Step Up Revolution LG/S 8,200 -54.8% 110 -72 100 4,506,100 $33 10
20 30 30 Ted Uni. 22,600 -28.3% 225 -68 100 28,035,800 $50 14
21 47 42 Beasts of the Southern Wild FoxS 8,900 -43.8% 69 -63 100 1,417,700 - 14
22 58 49 The Cold Light of Day LG/S 4,300 -43.2% 104 -51 n/a 481,900 - 4
23 27 29 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony 28,500 -10.3% 204 -49 100 33,646,000 $230 13
24 26 24 Marvel's The Avengers BV 34,700 -42.0% 241 -49 100 80,113,100 $220 22
25 63 46 Raiders of the Lost Ark (IMAX) Par. 3,400 -64.7% 40 -45 100 400,400 - 4
26 41 35 Robot & Frank Gold. 12,800 -45.3% 111 -45 100 393,900 - 7
27 29 27 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Fox 24,500 -42.4% 332 -42 100 6,174,100 $22 9
28 48 40 Moonrise Kingdom Focus 8,500 -48.5% 82 -38 100 5,822,000 $16 19
29 35 33 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW 19,200 -33.3% 203 -37 100 27,775,900 $145 17
30 38 36 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Wein. 17,500 -25.0% 121 -35 100 1,219,200 - 19
31 24 22 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox 49,400 -28.8% 387 -33 100 20,447,400 $95 12
32 59 51 The Watch Fox 4,200 -37.9% 46 -31 100 4,407,100 $68 10
33 65 54 Killer Joe LD 3,300 -44.6% 42 -28 100 250,400 - 10
34 57 50 To Rome with Love SPC 4,600 -34.6% 23 -27 200 2,132,700 - 15
35 71 70 Ruby Sparks FoxS 1,200 -52.7% 17 -26 100 321,100 - 10
36 50 37 For a Good Time, Call... Focus 6,900 -63.7% 84 -21 100 154,900 - 5
37 67 53 Celeste and Jesse Forever SPC 2,400 -60.0% 34 -20 100 392,500 - 9
38 46 25 Heroine UTV 9,700 -80.6% 97 -17 100 72,000 - 2
39 64 56 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS 3,300 -38.0% 32 -15 100 5,953,000 $10 22
40 94 80 Bill W. P124 400 -65.1% 9 -12 n/a 82,900 - 20
41 52 43 My Uncle Rafael RM 5,800 -59.0% 5 -9 1,200 23,400 - 2
42 78 73 2 Days in New York Magn. 1,000 -48.5% 9 -9 100 77,300 - 8
43 76 71 Chicken with Plums SPC 1,000 -53.9% 9 -8 100 23,400 - 7
44 84 78 Farewell My Queen Cohen 700 -44.4% 12 -8 100 170,900 - 12
45 33 31 Sleepwalk with Me IFC 19,400 -34.6% 127 -8 200 241,200 - 6
46 75 72 Wild Horse Wild Ride Scre. 1,000 -51.5% 8 -6 100 12,200 - 6
47 70 69 Safety Not Guaranteed FD 1,600 -37.0% 34 -6 n/a 511,700 - 17
48 96 77 Step Up to the Plate CGld 300 -79.5% 1 -5 300 3,400 - 3
49 - - Under the Sea 3D WB 500 -77.2% 2 -5 200 3,976,500 - 190
50 90 86 17 Girls Strand 400 -21.4% 5 -5 100 1,400 - 2
51 95 93 Cosmopolis EOne 300 -10.0% 5 -4 100 97,900 - 7
52 73 67 Hello I Must Be Going Osci. 1,100 -57.5% 11 -4 100 10,800 - 4
53 87 - The Eye of the Storm SEG 500 -34.0% 2 -3 300 8,600 - 4
54 97 85 Husbands in Goa UTV 300 -55.6% 4 -3 100 1,000 - 2
55 72 65 Keep the Lights On MBox 1,200 -59.1% 5 -3 200 22,100 - 4
56 25 20 Barfi! UTV 41,300 -50.1% 127 -3 300 316,500 - 3
57 98 106 Neil Young Journeys SPC 200 +148.7% 9 -2 n/a 26,800 - 14
58 56 52 The Queen of Versailles Magn. 4,800 -25.4% 38 -2 100 293,700 - 11
59 114 112 Branded RAtt. n/a -93.3% 1 -1 n/a 45,400 - 4
60 106 105 You've Been Trumped ICir 100 +6.7% 2 -1 100 2,500 - 9
61 103 101 Rec 3: Genesis Magn. 200 +3.3% 2 -1 100 1,200 - 4
62 89 - Red Hook Summer Vari. 500 +17.5% 6 -1 100 42,500 - 8
63 - - Hubble 3D WB 3,500 -11.2% 14 -1 200 4,398,000 - 133
64 82 74 Compliance Magn. 800 -52.0% 15 -1 100 38,900 - 7
65 43 44 Searching for Sugar Man SPC 12,300 +2.2% 37 -1 300 169,500 - 10
66 - 94 Little White Lies MPI 300 -11.5% - - n/a 24,100 - 6
67 100 113 Unforgivable Strand 200 +427.2% 1 - 200 18,700 - 14
68 108 N Headshot KL 100 - 1 - 100 100 - 1
69 112 - Planet of Snail CGld n/a - 1 - n/a 1,500 - 9
70 79 N Tales of the Night GK 900 - 1 - 900 1,400 - 1
71 113 - Snowman's Land MBox n/a - 1 - n/a 100 - 3
72 - N The Prophet's Son SBE 1,000 - 1 - 1,000 1,000 $2.75 1
73 - - Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax 1,400 +46.7% 1 - 1,400 11,101,300 - 546
74 111 - 5 Broken Cameras KL n/a - 1 - n/a 9,100 - 18
75 88 83 Radio Unnameable KL 500 -36.7% 1 - 500 2,000 - 2
76 110 - We Won't Grow Old Together (2012 re-release) FDesk n/a - 1 - n/a 1,300 - 10
77 105 N Bringing Up Bobby Mont. 100 - 1 - 100 100 - 1
78 107 - The Long Day Closes (2012 re-release) FDesk 100 - 1 - 100 2,900 - 24
79 66 N The Other Dream Team TFA 2,500 - 2 - 1,300 2,500 - 1
80 101 111 How to Grow a Band ICir 200 +330.5% 2 - 100 2,500 - 25
81 - - Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB 900 +18.8% 2 - 500 5,783,200 - 344
82 102 84 Grand Illusion (2012 re-release) Rialto 200 -66.0% 2 - 100 20,700 - 21
83 109 99 Neighboring Sounds CGld 100 -72.7% 2 - n/a 5,500 - 6
84 104 - Iron Sky EOne 100 - 3 - n/a 15,300 - 10
85 81 N The Waiting Room ICir 900 - 4 - 200 2,100 - 1
86 77 57 Occupy Unmasked Magn. 1,000 -81.6% 4 - 200 6,700 - 2
87 74 81 Toys in the Attic Hann. 1,000 +23.5% 6 - 200 7,700 - 4
88 99 96 Nitro Circus the Movie 3D ArcEnt 200 -23.0% 7 - n/a 433,700 - 8
89 61 60 Detropia LF 3,500 -17.5% 11 - 300 22,900 - 4
90 60 N Vulgaria CL 4,000 - 16 - 200 4,000 - 1
91 62 66 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB 3,400 +26.9% 33 - 100 2,690,200 - 78
92 40 N Thaandavam UTV 16,600 - 45 - 400 16,600 - 1
93 45 45 To the Arctic (IMAX) WB 11,600 +8.1% 52 - 200 1,131,900 - 24
94 37 - Brave BV 17,900 - 114 - 200 30,038,200 $185 14
95 6 N Pitch Perfect Uni. 661,900 - 335 - 2,000 661,900 $17 1
96 10 N Won't Back Down Fox 334,600 - 2,515 - 100 334,600 - 1
97 2 N Looper TriS 2,673,700 - 2,992 - 900 2,673,700 $30 1
98 5 2 House at the End of The Street Rela. 915,500 -42.0% 3,083 - 300 2,852,600 $10 2
99 4 3 Trouble with the Curve WB 935,400 -40.2% 3,212 - 300 3,017,100 - 2
100 1 N Hotel Transylvania Sony 5,465,600 - 3,349 - 1,600 5,465,600 $85 1
101 93 110 Death by China A23 400 +595.7% 2 +1 200 3,400 - 7
102 91 - Head Games Vari. 400 +183.9% 3 +1 100 600 - 2
103 85 97 Elena Zeit. 600 +137.3% 3 +1 200 29,300 - 20
104 83 75 Somewhere Between Long Shot 700 -49.0% 3 +1 200 6,400 - 6
105 86 89 Hellbound? A23 600 +9.8% 5 +1 100 1,500 - 2
106 34 34 Samsara Osci. 19,300 -21.8% 60 +1 300 179,500 - 6
107 92 90 Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best Osci. 400 -21.5% 3 +2 100 1,000 - 2
108 69 61 How to Survive a Plague IFC 2,100 -42.8% 7 +3 300 7,300 - 2
109 68 64 Backwards Da. 2,200 -26.5% 9 +4 200 6,500 - 2
110 80 98 The Well-Digger's Daughter KL 900 +272.6% 9 +4 100 39,100 - 11
111 44 48 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Gold. 11,700 +42.4% 14 +11 800 24,900 - 2
112 51 58 Liberal Arts IFC 6,300 +27.3% 31 +11 200 19,300 - 3
113 14 16 Arbitrage RAtt. 112,300 -26.5% 256 +12 400 657,400 - 3
114 42 41 Sparkle (2012) TriS 12,500 -22.9% 220 +14 100 3,135,900 $14 7
115 54 47 10 Years Anch. 5,100 -46.3% 63 +20 100 22,800 - 3
116 55 76 The Apparition WB 4,900 +234.8% 65 +30 100 630,000 $17 6
117 3 1 End of Watch ORF 1,004,100 -40.6% 2,780 +50 400 3,339,400 $7 2
118 11 6 Dredd LGF 303,900 -62.3% 2,557 +51 100 1,407,300 $50 2
119 9 7 The Master Wein. 344,500 -39.0% 856 +68 400 1,229,900 - 3
120 13 32 The Perks of Being a Wallflower LG/S 141,900 +383.4% 102 +98 1,400 183,600 - 2
TOTAL (120 MOVIES):15,330,000+31.2%42,066-1,436400 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.



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