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October 12-14, 2012
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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
55 62 The House I Live In Abramorama $21,487 +30.6% 8 +6 $2,686 $45,730 - 2
- - Sister (2012) Adopt Films $4,083 -73.5% 2 -1 $2,042 $27,867 - 2
39 N Middle of Nowhere (2012) AFFRM $67,909 - 6 - $11,318 $67,909 $0.2 1
101 84 Hellbound? Area23a $224 -94.6% 1 -4 $224 $19,105 - 4
- 97 Now, Forager Argot Pictures $453 -70.6% 2 +1 $227 $4,509 - 2
11 N Atlas Shrugged: Part II Atlas Distribution $1,751,572 - 1,012 - $1,731 $1,751,572 - 1
47 25 The Oranges ATO Pictures $44,207 -77.7% 56 -54 $789 $319,427 - 2
59 N Least Among Saints Brainstorm Media $15,774 - 3 - $5,258 $15,774 - 1
7 5 Frankenweenie Buena Vista $7,054,334 -38.2% 3,005 - $2,348 $22,075,002 $39 2
17 31 Brave Buena Vista $469,731 +193.4% 276 +154 $1,702 $234,463,471 $185 17
19 10 Finding Nemo (3D) Buena Vista $387,942 -76.1% 480 -1,266 $808 $40,115,172 - 5
26 22 The Odd Life of Timothy Green Buena Vista $141,692 -47.7% 279 -255 $508 $50,466,747 - 9
9 N Seven Psychopaths CBS Films $4,174,915 - 1,480 - $2,821 $4,174,915 $15 1
95 71 Vulgaria China Lion $638 -93.7% 1 -8 $638 $58,716 - 3
- - Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $3,692 - 5 - $738 $31,882 - 5
76 85 Farewell My Queen Cohen Media Group $5,461 +34.1% 8 - $683 $1,341,601 - 14
78 N Tristana (2012 re-release) Cohen Media Group $4,754 - 1 - $4,754 $4,754 - 1
88 75 Wake in Fright Drafthouse $2,079 -69.3% 3 +2 $693 $15,518 - 2
67 N Special Forces Entertainment One $10,759 - 5 - $2,152 $10,759 - 1
18 14 English Vinglish Eros $437,949 -41.2% 88 - $4,977 $1,405,758 - 2
87 N Split: A Deeper Divide Feature Presentations Releasing $2,338 - 1 - $2,338 $2,338 $0.15 1
- - The Iran Job Film Movement $3,350 +396.3% 1 - $3,350 $9,656 - -33
74 74 Safety Not Guaranteed FilmDistrict $6,208 -17.8% 18 -6 $345 $4,007,792 - 19
83 N Photographic Memory First Run $3,006 - 2 - $1,503 $3,006 - 1
94 - Girl Model First Run $645 - 1 - $645 $19,914 - 5
96 - Nobody Else But You First Run $611 - 1 - $611 $42,580 - 21
30 23 ParaNorman Focus Features $109,865 -53.4% 176 -166 $624 $54,530,477 $60 9
50 46 Moonrise Kingdom Focus Features $35,673 -35.0% 56 -36 $637 $45,451,321 $16 21
1 1 Taken 2 Fox $21,873,127 -55.8% 3,706 +45 $5,902 $86,131,979 $45 2
22 21 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $229,297 -23.6% 237 -61 $967 $159,818,507 $95 14
27 13 Won't Back Down Fox $138,709 -86.3% 513 -2,004 $270 $5,098,692 - 3
29 26 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Fox $122,193 -31.0% 176 -81 $694 $48,440,758 $22 11
65 56 The Watch Fox $10,844 -63.4% 14 -18 $775 $34,350,553 $68 12
54 49 Beasts of the Southern Wild Fox Searchlight $25,255 -38.6% 36 -15 $702 $11,152,266 - 16
63 83 Ruby Sparks Fox Searchlight $11,689 +147.5% 15 +5 $779 $2,523,828 - 12
71 69 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Fox Searchlight $8,774 -17.5% 9 -9 $975 $46,363,980 $10 24
93 96 Toys in the Attic Hannover House $823 -55.2% 5 +1 $165 $64,918 - 6
45 39 Sleepwalk with Me IFC $48,564 -48.4% 58 -42 $837 $2,120,449 - 8
56 54 Liberal Arts IFC $18,291 -42.2% 25 -4 $732 $241,764 - 5
66 67 How to Survive a Plague IFC $10,779 -10.3% 9 +2 $1,198 $94,003 - 4
- - Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $10,745 -47.4% 1 - $10,745 $86,433,137 - 548
- - Galapagos (IMAX) IMAX $321 - 1 - $321 $18,096,690 - 672
- - Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $262 - 1 - $262 $34,120,584 - 335
81 78 The Well-Digger's Daughter Kino Lorber $4,252 -31.3% 3 -3 $1,417 $325,039 - 13
84 90 The Revisionaries Kino Lorber $2,687 +3.0% 2 +1 $1,344 $6,847 - 2
100 - 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $741 - 1 - $741 $73,196 - 20
99 - Breathing Kino Lorber $316 - 2 - $158 $3,342 - 3
102 109 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $68 -29.2% 1 - $68 $18,424 - 4
- 66 Killer Joe LD Entertainment $3,805 -69.4% 13 -12 $293 $1,987,762 - 12
24 18 The Possession Lionsgate $161,024 -74.2% 369 -452 $436 $48,732,048 $14 7
31 16 Dredd Lionsgate $107,349 -83.4% 155 -676 $693 $13,157,045 $50 4
40 29 The Expendables 2 Lionsgate $65,968 -60.6% 146 -167 $452 $84,501,958 $100 9
3 N Sinister Lionsgate/Summit $18,007,634 - 2,527 - $7,126 $18,007,634 $3 1
10 11 The Perks of Being a Wallflower Lionsgate/Summit $2,150,064 +37.3% 726 +505 $2,962 $6,135,509 - 4
58 57 Detropia Loki Films $16,200 -44.6% 11 - $1,473 $253,500 - 6
62 52 V/H/S Magnolia $12,333 -66.1% 18 +2 $685 $65,130 - 2
69 58 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $9,205 -61.5% 17 -14 $541 $2,358,102 - 13
85 79 2 Days in New York Magnolia $2,581 -58.2% 5 -9 $516 $615,543 - 10
90 92 Compliance Magnolia $1,555 -28.3% 5 -2 $311 $311,935 - 9
33 37 The Paperboy Millennium Ent. $96,111 -6.4% 49 +38 $1,961 $236,901 - 2
- 106 Trade of Innocents Monterey Media, Inc. $7,740 +1,216.3% 3 +2 $2,580 $8,755 - 2
- - Bringing Up Bobby Monterey Media, Inc. $355 - 2 - $178 $1,628 - 3
61 N The Big Picture (2012) MPI Media Group $13,760 - 2 - $6,880 $13,760 - 1
- - Little White Lies MPI Media Group $5,711 - - - n/a $199,613 - 8
64 76 Keep the Lights On Music Box Films $11,086 +66.9% 6 +3 $1,848 $199,177 - 6
12 6 End of Watch Open Road Films $1,702,048 -57.5% 1,551 -819 $1,097 $36,374,223 $7 4
32 33 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $105,507 -16.7% 48 -4 $2,198 $1,793,127 - 8
70 73 Wuthering Heights (2012) Oscilloscope Pictures $8,803 -1.7% 4 +3 $2,201 $21,920 - 2
38 38 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Paramount (DreamWorks) $86,625 -14.6% 122 -33 $710 $216,366,733 $145 19
86 95 Bel Borba Aqui Producers Distribution Agency $2,455 +31.4% 1 - $2,455 $6,088 - 2
14 8 House at the End of The Street Relativity $1,310,343 -65.1% 1,866 -854 $702 $29,996,347 $10 4
91 94 Grand Illusion (2012 re-release) Rialto $1,070 -44.8% 1 -1 $1,070 $164,513 - 23
20 17 Arbitrage Roadside Attractions $343,260 -46.7% 194 -50 $1,769 $6,653,149 - 5
82 55 Escape Fire Roadside Attractions $3,830 -87.6% 6 -6 $638 $47,758 - 2
42 41 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $55,809 -34.4% 17 -1 $3,283 $438,837 - 4
57 44 Robot & Frank Samuel Goldwyn $16,659 -74.2% 34 -38 $490 $3,217,214 - 9
- 80 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $5,080 -11.5% 5 -2 $1,016 $111,205 - 8
4 2 Hotel Transylvania Sony / Columbia $17,241,317 -36.3% 3,375 +23 $5,109 $102,133,934 $85 3
5 N Here Comes the Boom Sony / Columbia $11,816,596 - 3,014 - $3,921 $11,816,596 - 1
35 47 Premium Rush Sony / Columbia $90,957 +77.1% 163 +86 $558 $20,122,305 $35 8
37 24 Hope Springs Sony / Columbia $87,170 -59.1% 215 -224 $405 $63,434,842 - 10
44 34 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony / Columbia $50,848 -58.8% 73 -72 $697 $262,030,663 $230 15
21 12 Resident Evil: Retribution Sony / Screen Gems $240,285 -79.3% 349 -1,012 $688 $41,752,411 $65 5
23 40 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $190,822 +120.4% 157 +119 $1,215 $1,685,694 - 12
53 N Smashed Sony Classics $26,943 - 4 - $6,736 $26,943 - 1
60 59 To Rome with Love Sony Classics $15,320 -29.9% 24 +9 $638 $16,654,227 - 17
73 81 Celeste and Jesse Forever Sony Classics $6,252 +16.0% 15 - $417 $3,077,622 - 11
80 63 Chicken with Plums Sony Classics $4,452 -68.3% 11 -13 $405 $213,002 - 9
97 87 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $453 -87.6% 2 -3 $227 $214,588 - 16
89 101 Unforgivable Strand $2,047 +60.7% 2 +1 $1,024 $150,447 - 16
52 65 The Other Dream Team The Film Arcade $27,836 +114.3% 12 +5 $2,320 $70,380 - 3
68 N Simon and the Oaks The Film Arcade $9,964 - 1 - $9,964 $9,964 - 1
77 N Gayby The Film Collaborative $4,792 - 1 - $4,792 $4,792 - 1
- - Le Amiche (re-issue) The Film Desk $386 - 1 - $386 $63,178 - 56
8 4 Looper TriStar $6,201,665 -48.8% 2,605 -388 $2,381 $51,344,090 $30 3
6 3 Pitch Perfect Universal $9,266,940 -37.6% 2,787 +17 $3,325 $36,015,403 $17 3
25 19 The Bourne Legacy Universal $160,460 -53.4% 245 -237 $655 $112,582,740 $125 10
34 32 Ted Universal $95,655 -34.8% 145 -42 $660 $218,511,800 $50 16
48 30 Barfi! UTV Communications $37,233 -77.2% 34 -76 $1,095 $2,779,172 - 5
72 51 Thaandavam UTV Communications $8,223 -78.3% 3 -18 $2,741 $206,025 - 3
92 - Husbands in Goa UTV Communications $1,010 - 2 - $505 $8,585 - 4
- 103 Red Hook Summer Variance Films $1,030 +8.5% 3 - $343 $334,659 - 10
- 89 Head Games Variance Films $630 -76.7% 2 -3 $315 $11,236 - 4
2 N Argo Warner Bros. $19,458,109 - 3,232 - $6,020 $19,458,109 $44.5 1
13 7 Trouble with the Curve Warner Bros. $1,555,388 -59.4% 1,812 -1,191 $858 $32,773,497 - 4
16 15 The Dark Knight Rises Warner Bros. $511,399 -24.2% 465 -110 $1,100 $446,199,996 $250 13
36 36 To the Arctic (IMAX) Warner Bros. $87,589 -15.0% 52 - $1,684 $9,122,054 - 26
46 27 The Campaign Warner Bros. $44,265 -74.8% 101 -202 $438 $86,382,828 - 10
49 48 Hubble 3D Warner Bros. $33,748 -26.5% 15 +1 $2,250 $34,367,604 - 135
51 53 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) Warner Bros. $28,853 -16.7% 30 -3 $962 $21,031,134 - 80
98 108 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $11,484 +24.2% 2 -2 $5,742 $45,021,907 - 346
75 77 Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $5,562 -15.2% 5 - $1,112 $30,960,629 - 192
15 9 The Master Weinstein Company $813,379 -56.3% 682 -182 $1,193 $13,910,287 - 5
41 20 Lawless Weinstein Company $59,746 -81.7% 287 -324 $208 $37,156,199 - 7
43 35 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Weinstein Company $54,346 -48.8% 59 -25 $921 $9,763,324 - 21
79 N War of the Buttons (2012) Weinstein Company $4,737 - 5 - $947 $4,737 - 1
28 N The Thieves Well Go USA $136,993 - 11 - $12,454 $136,993 - 1
TOTAL (117 MOVIES):$129,987,942-8.6%39,698+158$3,274 
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