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Weekend Box Office


October 17-19, 2008
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TWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
45 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $48,136 +22.2% 11 - $4,376 - - n/a - - n/a $4,888,909 36
79 Good Dick Abramorama $7,951 +57.9% 2 +1 $3,976 2 +1 $3,976 10 +5 $795 $16,272 2
84 Ballast Alluvial Film Company $5,441 -1.5% 3 +2 $1,814 3 +2 $1,814 10 +5 $544 $33,043 3
113 Flashbacks of a Fool Anchor Bay Films $1,020 - 2 - $510 2 - $510 21 - $49 $1,020 1
95 Who Does She Think She Is? Artistic License $3,081 - 1 - $3,081 1 - $3,081 6 - $514 $3,081 1
2 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Buena Vista $11,422,425 -34.7% 3,239 +21 $3,527 3,600 -200 $3,173 48,900 -2,700 $234 $69,282,560 3
23 WALL-E Buena Vista $342,730 -16.3% 321 -49 $1,068 350 -60 $979 1,250 -180 $274 $222,104,566 17
34 Morning Light Buena Vista $129,295 - 55 - $2,351 60 - $2,155 783 - $165 $129,295 1
37 Miracle at St. Anna Buena Vista $97,329 -79.7% 147 -474 $662 150 -480 $649 340 -3,940 $286 $7,756,328 4
80 Roving Mars (IMAX) Buena Vista $7,596 +1.0% 5 +1 $1,519 10 +5 $760 10 +3 $760 $9,659,553 143
93 The Order of Myths Cinema Guild $3,127 - 3 - $1,042 3 - $1,042 6 - $521 $40,546 6
49 Forever Strong Crane Movie Company $43,264 -13.9% 22 -10 $1,967 22 -10 $1,967 70 -30 $618 $590,043 5
115 The Flyboys Dark Coast Pictures $925 -27.7% 1 -1 $925 - - n/a - - n/a $127,561 10
69 Hounddog Empire $12,825 -18.1% 5 - $2,565 - - n/a - - n/a $78,811 5
52 Call + Response Fair Trade Pictures $40,372 -2.4% 7 -5 $5,767 7 -5 $5,767 105 -35 $384 $121,894 2
83 The Grocer's Son Film Movement $5,447 +24.6% 2 +1 $2,724 - - n/a - - n/a $254,681 20
104 Days and Clouds Film Movement $2,114 -25.8% 2 +1 $1,057 2 +1 $1,057 8 +3 $264 $105,888 15
108 XXY Film Movement $1,736 - 1 - $1,736 - - n/a - - n/a $46,011 24
118 Sixty Six First Independent Pictures $825 -54.1% 2 - $413 2 - $413 - -6 n/a $219,031 12
62 Transsiberian First Look $20,730 -43.0% 22 -22 $942 22 -22 $942 70 -50 $296 $2,121,376 14
105 Save Me First Run $1,820 -84.3% 3 -2 $607 3 -2 $607 8 -14 $228 $62,644 7
106 Moving Midway First Run $1,807 - 4 - $452 4 - $452 10 - $181 $36,363 6
18 Burn After Reading Focus Features $1,097,546 -47.6% 708 -698 $1,550 710 -696 $1,546 7,230 -7,470 $152 $57,118,919 6
1 Max Payne Fox $17,639,849 - 3,376 - $5,225 4,200 - $4,200 55,800 - $316 $17,639,849 1
15 City of Ember Fox $1,730,755 -44.7% 2,023 +1 $856 2,023 +1 $856 21,100 -7,600 $82 $5,926,753 2
46 Babylon A.D. Fox $46,998 -22.0% 86 -4 $546 90 - $522 840 -120 $56 $22,489,779 8
48 Mirrors Fox $45,302 -18.9% 68 -41 $666 70 -40 $647 690 -310 $66 $30,575,158 10
61 Space Chimps Fox $26,805 -30.1% 72 -29 $372 90 -11 $298 510 -350 $53 $30,054,058 14
3 The Secret Life of Bees Fox Searchlight $10,527,799 - 1,591 - $6,617 1,700 - $6,193 23,100 - $456 $10,527,799 1
41 Choke Fox Searchlight $55,490 -62.2% 64 -53 $867 64 -56 $867 580 -560 $96 $2,831,900 4
68 Bottle Shock Freestyle Releasing $13,719 -19.7% 19 -9 $722 20 -10 $686 40 -10 $343 $4,040,588 11
71 A Girl Cut in Two IFC $12,300 -33.7% 14 +2 $879 14 +2 $879 39 -1 $315 $322,597 10
88 Filth and Wisdom IFC $4,597 - 1 - $4,597 2 - $2,299 8 - $575 $4,597 1
97 In Search of a Midnight Kiss IFC $2,677 +72.8% 6 +1 $446 6 -4 $446 18 +8 $149 $160,496 12
55 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $36,017 +8.4% 7 - $5,145 10 - $3,602 10 - $3,602 $26,262,476 161
60 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $27,119 +23.0% 5 -1 $5,424 4 -6 $6,780 10 - $2,712 $76,766,826 340
86 The Legend of God's Gun Indican $5,122 -70.4% 2 -1 $2,561 - - n/a - - n/a $190,795 14
110 Dare Not Walk Alone Indican $1,482 +16.0% 2 - $741 - - n/a - - n/a $47,809 21
89 Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story InterPositive Media $4,520 -26.9% 6 -1 $753 10 - $452 20 - $226 $45,413 4
121 Momma's Man Kino $701 -80.0% 1 -3 $701 1 -3 $701 - -10 n/a $83,447 9
4 W. Lionsgate $10,505,668 - 2,030 - $5,175 2,100 - $5,003 25,500 - $412 $10,505,668 1
16 Religulous Lionsgate $1,446,221 -35.2% 540 -28 $2,678 550 -30 $2,629 7,220 -570 $200 $9,068,325 3
21 Tyler Perry's The Family That Preys Lionsgate $362,063 -56.9% 325 -214 $1,114 330 -230 $1,097 3,440 -2,540 $105 $37,019,849 6
31 My Best Friend's Girl Lionsgate $152,163 -68.3% 206 -385 $739 210 -381 $725 1,800 -3,270 $85 $19,151,864 5
40 Disaster Movie Lionsgate $57,188 +120.0% 111 +50 $515 111 +50 $515 1,430 +700 $40 $14,174,654 8
53 Bangkok Dangerous Lionsgate $37,255 +116.9% 104 +48 $358 104 +44 $358 1,090 +610 $34 $15,279,680 7
28 What Just Happened? Magnolia $192,508 - 36 - $5,347 40 - $4,813 180 - $1,069 $192,508 1
54 Man on Wire Magnolia $36,456 -31.8% 38 -17 $959 40 -20 $911 110 -20 $331 $2,667,120 13
91 Gonzo Magnolia $3,608 -17.8% 9 +2 $401 10 - $361 20 - $180 $1,236,561 16
94 Humboldt County Magnolia $3,113 -32.4% 4 -1 $778 4 -1 $778 11 - $283 $73,943 4
99 A Thousand Years of Good Prayers Magnolia $2,631 -52.6% 2 -3 $1,316 2 -3 $1,316 7 -15 $376 $73,750 5
114 Mister Foe Magnolia $1,002 -70.5% 3 -1 $334 3 -1 $334 10 - $100 $59,255 7
72 Talento de Barrio Maya Entertainment $12,069 -66.6% 15 -5 $805 20 - $603 60 -40 $201 $57,479 2
96 August Evening Maya Entertainment $2,853 -60.2% 4 +2 $713 - - n/a - - n/a $46,524 7
124 Fraude Maya Entertainment $557 -76.5% 4 -1 $139 - - n/a - - n/a $3,373 2
25 Igor MGM $242,231 -56.8% 543 -652 $446 543 -657 $446 4,330 -5,070 $56 $18,547,870 5
56 How to Lose Friends and Alienate People MGM $35,948 -91.8% 122 -1,551 $295 122 -1,578 $295 900 -8,000 $40 $2,725,950 3
129 College MGM $34 -94.4% 11 +8 $3 11 +8 $3 60 +30 $1 $4,678,919 8
29 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM (Weinstein) $182,297 -27.8% 109 -42 $1,672 110 -41 $1,657 1,080 -380 $169 $21,754,183 10
77 The Longshots MGM (Weinstein) $8,055 -50.0% 19 -23 $424 20 -22 $403 170 -190 $47 $11,335,513 9
35 Happy-Go-Lucky Miramax $107,947 +46.1% 9 +5 $11,994 14 +4 $7,711 148 +70 $729 $217,388 2
42 Tell No One Music Box Films $55,459 -24.9% 59 -16 $940 59 -21 $940 165 -55 $336 $5,844,827 16
100 Tuya's Marriage Music Box Films $2,533 - 2 - $1,267 2 - $1,267 - - n/a $81,824 29
64 Haunted Castle (IMAX) N Wave $18,197 +289.3% 2 - $9,099 2 - $9,099 10 +6 $1,820 $13,597,897 366
43 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $54,202 +7.2% 25 - $2,168 30 - $1,807 70 - $774 $19,324,624 55
75 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment $9,381 -24.7% 12 - $782 12 - $782 20 -10 $469 $9,581,084 39
81 Frontrunners Oscilloscope Pictures $6,888 - 1 - $6,888 1 - $6,888 6 - $1,148 $10,011 1
87 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $5,094 +46.2% 6 - $849 - - n/a - - n/a $110,065 13
27 Righteous Kill Overture Films $193,591 -59.9% 381 -362 $508 381 -369 $508 3,100 -3,190 $62 $39,228,389 6
59 Traitor Overture Films $32,178 -31.3% 82 -9 $392 82 -9 $392 630 +110 $51 $23,279,981 8
102 Henry Poole Is Here Overture Films $2,363 -56.3% 14 -24 $169 14 -26 $169 110 -280 $21 $1,835,293 10
5 Eagle Eye Paramount (DreamWorks) $7,029,718 -35.6% 3,326 -288 $2,114 3,600 -600 $1,953 41,700 -6,900 $169 $81,021,825 4
26 Ghost Town Paramount (DreamWorks) $207,491 -58.7% 252 -323 $823 252 -328 $823 2,040 -2,690 $102 $12,888,414 5
39 Tropic Thunder Paramount (DreamWorks) $89,265 -40.8% 179 -71 $499 180 -70 $496 1,400 -570 $64 $109,876,133 10
13 The Duchess Paramount Vantage $2,121,588 -35.8% 1,207 - $1,758 1,207 - $1,758 15,700 -700 $135 $9,128,899 5
127 What We Do Is Secret Peace Arch Entertainment $316 -69.4% 1 - $316 1 - $316 1 -3 $316 $58,776 11
38 The Women (2008) Picturehouse $90,028 -60.1% 155 -190 $581 160 -190 $563 1,480 -1,610 $61 $26,670,874 6
74 Battle in Seattle Redwood Palms Pictures $11,329 +95.3% 9 -1 $1,259 10 - $1,133 30 - $378 $198,864 5
78 Saving Marriage Regent Releasing $8,044 - 2 - $4,022 2 +2 $4,022 8 +8 $1,006 $8,044 1
92 Breakfast with Scot Regent Releasing $3,526 -69.2% 3 -2 $1,175 3 -2 $1,175 13 -9 $271 $20,810 2
109 Tru Loved Regent Releasing $1,678 - 2 - $839 2 - $839 10 - $168 $1,678 1
122 Cthulhu Regent Releasing $676 +668.2% 1 - $676 1 - $676 1 - $676 $15,513 9
76 Lola Montes (re-issue) Rialto $9,278 -26.2% 3 - $3,093 - - n/a - - n/a $30,188 2
82 Beer for My Horses Roadside Attractions $6,501 -18.6% 8 -19 $813 10 -20 $650 80 -160 $81 $660,794 11
- The Fall Roadside Attractions $2,116 +451.0% 1 - $2,116 - - n/a - - n/a $2,264,789 24
119 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $817 +0.1% 3 +2 $272 3 +2 $272 30 +18 $27 $741,737 9
123 CSNY: Deja Vu Roadside Attractions $600 +154.2% 3 +2 $200 - - n/a - - n/a $64,760 13
44 Billy: The Early Years of Billy Graham Rocky Mountain Pictures $50,740 -73.6% 118 -164 $430 - - n/a - - n/a $320,896 2
11 Fireproof Samuel Goldwyn $2,578,271 -17.9% 905 +30 $2,849 910 +10 $2,833 10,690 +10 $241 $20,628,110 4
58 Elegy Samuel Goldwyn $33,239 -26.4% 37 -18 $898 40 -20 $831 100 -50 $332 $3,510,091 11
8 Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Sony / Columbia $3,693,384 -42.5% 2,241 -180 $1,648 2,300 -300 $1,606 30,100 -6,200 $123 $26,500,875 3
7 Quarantine Sony / Screen Gems $6,084,580 -57.2% 2,463 +2 $2,470 2,700 - $2,254 37,600 -700 $162 $24,471,512 2
17 Lakeview Terrace Sony / Screen Gems $1,153,588 -56.5% 1,157 -1,061 $997 1,200 -1,018 $961 10,300 -11,400 $112 $38,228,466 5
19 Rachel Getting Married Sony Classics $657,646 +47.6% 69 +42 $9,531 80 +48 $8,221 330 +191 $1,993 $1,693,047 3
57 Frozen River Sony Classics $34,514 -14.3% 50 -1 $690 50 -1 $690 160 +10 $216 $2,112,984 12
65 Ashes of Time Redux Sony Classics $18,175 -15.0% 9 +4 $2,019 9 +4 $2,019 38 +12 $478 $50,619 2
70 I Served the King of England Sony Classics $12,618 -39.4% 28 +4 $451 30 +6 $421 80 - $158 $500,013 8
98 Brick Lane Sony Classics $2,660 +257.5% 2 -2 $1,330 2 -2 $1,330 4 -6 $665 $1,079,073 18
103 When Did You Last See Your Father Sony Classics $2,169 +834.9% 5 +2 $434 10 +7 $217 10 - $217 $1,071,240 20
120 The Wackness Sony Classics $770 +18.5% 3 - $257 3 - $257 4 -6 $193 $2,077,046 16
126 Baghead Sony Classics $477 +38.7% 3 +1 $159 3 +1 $159 10 +1 $48 $137,367 19
63 A Secret Strand $18,503 -23.1% 6 -5 $3,084 6 -5 $3,084 19 -21 $974 $324,091 7
111 Choose Connor Strand $1,440 -0.1% 2 +1 $720 2 +1 $720 8 +3 $180 $3,315 2
9 Sex Drive Summit Entertainment $3,607,164 - 2,421 +1,647 $1,490 2,500 +2,500 $1,443 31,900 +31,900 $113 $3,607,164 1
51 Fly Me to the Moon Summit Entertainment $42,949 -25.7% 53 -22 $810 53 -27 $810 430 -220 $100 $12,085,870 10
101 A Man Named Pearl Tentmakers Entertainment $2,525 +172.1% 4 +1 $631 - - n/a - - n/a $187,916 60
107 Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) The Film Desk $1,767 +695.9% 2 +1 $884 - - n/a - - n/a $33,587 32
90 Encounters at the End of the World ThinkFilm $3,777 +55.6% 4 -3 $944 4 -6 $944 11 +1 $343 $932,590 19
117 Bab'Aziz - The Prince Who Contemplated His Soul Typecast Releasing $881 -25.0% 1 - $881 - - n/a - - n/a $88,515 37
67 The Elephant King Unison Films $15,959 - 1 - $15,959 1 - $15,959 - - n/a $15,959 1
12 The Express Universal $2,191,810 -52.0% 2,810 +2 $780 2,900 -100 $756 28,900 -6,700 $76 $8,214,570 2
30 Mamma Mia! Universal $168,730 -11.7% 219 -60 $770 220 -60 $767 2,120 -510 $80 $143,328,710 14
32 Flash of Genius Universal $138,375 -84.1% 225 -873 $615 230 -870 $602 1,850 -8,650 $75 $4,234,040 3
- Box Elder Unknown $950 - 1 - $950 - - n/a - - n/a $39,138 33
112 Walking on Dead Fish Variance Films $1,311 -59.4% 3 -1 $437 3 +3 $437 10 +10 $131 $29,271 5
85 The Pool Vitagraph $5,369 -19.2% 5 - $1,074 5 -5 $1,074 19 +9 $283 $69,169 7
22 An American Carol Vivendi Entertainment $350,000 -74.9% 599 -1,022 $584 600 -1,021 $583 5,700 -13,700 $61 $6,776,000 3
6 Body of Lies Warner Bros. $6,824,259 -47.0% 2,714 +4 $2,514 3,200 -100 $2,133 37,800 -2,100 $181 $24,424,928 2
10 Nights in Rodanthe Warner Bros. $2,657,440 -41.5% 2,115 -460 $1,256 2,115 -485 $1,256 23,300 -10,100 $114 $36,869,470 4
20 The Dark Knight Warner Bros. $412,148 -22.0% 290 -85 $1,421 290 -90 $1,421 2,230 -650 $185 $527,356,352 14
33 RockNRolla Warner Bros. $134,261 -7.2% 22 +15 $6,103 30 +19 $4,475 370 +219 $363 $404,474 2
36 Star Wars: The Clone Wars Warner Bros. $100,933 +288.3% 234 +158 $431 234 +154 $431 2,570 +1,940 $39 $35,011,371 10
47 Get Smart Warner Bros. $46,840 -39.2% 71 -22 $660 71 -22 $660 646 -214 $73 $130,246,343 18
50 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $43,111 -19.5% 10 - $4,311 10 - $4,311 90 - $479 $36,634,447 138
73 The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 Warner Bros. $11,498 -35.9% 22 -21 $523 22 -21 $523 170 -180 $68 $43,956,353 11
14 Appaloosa Warner Bros. (New Line) $2,029,200 -38.9% 1,265 -25 $1,604 1,300 - $1,561 14,900 -1,800 $136 $14,326,286 5
24 Journey to the Center of the Earth Warner Bros. (New Line) $259,963 -11.5% 276 -9 $942 280 -10 $928 3,170 +60 $82 $100,830,143 15
116 Towelhead Warner Independent $907 -84.6% 4 -3 $227 4 -3 $227 30 -36 $30 $371,641 6
66 Trouble the Water Zeitgeist $17,071 +3.8% 15 +5 $1,138 20 +10 $854 50 +14 $341 $378,388 9
125 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeitgeist $505 -82.0% 2 - $253 - - n/a - - n/a $76,070 16
128 Up the Yangtze Zeitgeist $167 -27.7% 1 - $167 1 - $167 1 +1 $167 $782,072 26
TOTALS:$100,246,162-2.0%42,381-1,938$2,36545,053-1,587$2,225521,492+3,464$192 
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