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TWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
56 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $15,805 -31.6% 11 - $1,437 - - n/a - - n/a $5,081,473 41
93 Ballast Alluvial Film Company $1,729 -68.9% 1 -4 $1,729 1 -4 $1,729 - -16 n/a $69,160 8
87 The Alphabet Killer Anchor Bay Films $2,258 -55.9% 1 -1 $2,258 1 -1 $2,258 - -18 n/a $24,674 3
104 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Balcony Releasing $924 -87.4% 1 -2 $924 1 -2 $924 2 -13 $462 $22,058 3
3 Bolt Buena Vista $26,223,128 - 3,651 +2,811 $7,182 6,200 +6,200 $4,230 93,000 +93,000 $282 $26,223,128 1
7 High School Musical 3: Senior Year Buena Vista $2,049,144 -63.8% 2,361 -841 $868 2,400 -1,200 $854 29,200 -15,700 $70 $86,864,082 5
16 Beverly Hills Chihuahua Buena Vista $468,078 -70.4% 788 -829 $594 790 -827 $593 2,600 -13,900 $180 $91,614,153 8
29 WALL-E Buena Vista $134,989 -29.8% 213 -10 $634 220 -10 $614 750 -30 $180 $223,454,780 22
68 Miracle at St. Anna Buena Vista $8,655 -60.9% 35 -41 $247 40 -40 $216 80 -140 $108 $7,916,887 9
70 Roving Mars (IMAX) Buena Vista $7,224 -31.9% 6 - $1,204 10 - $722 10 - $722 $9,754,848 148
82 Morning Light Buena Vista $2,900 -78.8% 3 -18 $967 3 -18 $967 11 -79 $264 $275,093 6
103 Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas in 3-D (2008 re-issue) Buena Vista $967 -97.5% 2 -35 $484 - - n/a - - n/a $1,109,053 5
72 Familiar Strangers Cavalier Films $6,686 -42.1% 3 +1 $2,229 3 +1 $2,229 13 +3 $514 $19,982 2
66 The Dukes CAVU $9,631 +58.7% 11 +7 $876 11 +7 $876 50 +28 $193 $18,002 2
74 The Betrayal Cinema Guild $5,864 - 1 - $5,864 - - n/a - - n/a $5,864 1
117 Alexandra Cinema Guild $54 - 1 - $54 - - n/a - - n/a $124,085 31
78 The Beautiful Truth Cinema Libre $4,396 +45.3% 1 - $4,396 - - n/a - - n/a $9,521 2
97 The Flyboys Dark Coast Pictures $1,392 -5.6% 1 -1 $1,392 - - n/a - - n/a $135,941 15
94 Hounddog Empire $1,675 -64.0% 1 -1 $1,675 - - n/a - - n/a $118,879 10
22 Yuvvraaj Eros $264,362 - 77 - $3,433 90 - $2,937 290 - $912 $264,362 1
98 Days and Clouds Film Movement $1,327 +318.6% 2 +1 $664 2 +1 $664 10 +10 $133 $112,102 20
114 Sixty Six First Independent Pictures $340 -42.3% 2 +1 $170 1 - $340 - -3 n/a $220,977 17
116 America the Beautiful First Independent Pictures $153 -86.5% 1 - $153 1 - $153 1 -4 $153 $76,173 29
34 Burn After Reading Focus Features $112,607 -42.5% 134 -73 $840 134 -76 $840 1,310 -850 $86 $60,029,592 11
28 Max Payne Fox $150,463 -75.7% 264 -581 $570 264 -586 $570 2,570 -6,600 $59 $40,300,771 6
39 City of Ember Fox $62,389 -35.7% 148 -23 $422 150 -21 $416 1,450 -350 $43 $7,658,330 7
80 Space Chimps Fox $4,019 -36.4% 15 -2 $268 20 - $201 30 -10 $134 $30,105,968 19
109 Mirrors Fox $668 -85.4% 3 -8 $223 3 -8 $223 9 -31 $74 $30,691,439 15
10 The Secret Life of Bees Fox Searchlight $1,264,991 -45.9% 1,095 -354 $1,155 1,100 -349 $1,150 12,300 -5,700 $103 $35,638,795 6
11 Slumdog Millionaire Fox Searchlight $947,795 +163.3% 32 +22 $29,619 55 +35 $17,233 702 +484 $1,350 $1,570,240 2
89 Choke Fox Searchlight $1,812 -61.0% 3 -16 $604 3 -17 $604 10 -50 $181 $2,926,565 9
18 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Freestyle Releasing $385,013 -73.2% 614 -973 $627 620 -980 $621 6,110 -11,990 $63 $13,180,859 4
27 A Christmas Tale IFC $162,689 +154.9% 36 +29 $4,519 40 +30 $4,067 120 +90 $1,356 $256,151 2
71 A Girl Cut in Two IFC $7,164 +27.0% 10 -1 $716 10 -1 $716 30 - $239 $387,842 15
84 Fear(s) of the Dark IFC $2,718 -44.1% 3 -1 $906 3 -1 $906 16 +2 $170 $63,172 5
100 Filth and Wisdom IFC $1,181 +259.0% 2 +1 $591 2 - $591 3 - $394 $22,406 6
51 My Name Is Bruce Image Entertainment $22,598 +69.5% 4 - $5,650 4 - $5,650 30 -24 $753 $105,245 4
50 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $25,814 +31.4% 7 +2 $3,688 10 - $2,581 10 - $2,581 $26,553,703 166
52 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $20,063 -68.3% 8 +1 $2,508 10 - $2,006 10 - $2,006 $77,036,007 345
64 Santa Vs. the Snowman - Season 7 (IMAX) IMAX $12,752 +63.7% 6 +1 $2,125 - - n/a - - n/a $31,483 4
59 Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 Kino $14,088 - 3 - $4,696 4 - $3,522 17 - $829 $18,716 1
79 One Day You'll Understand Kino $4,068 -59.7% 6 -1 $678 10 - $407 20 - $203 $77,368 4
86 My Father My Lord Kino $2,263 -25.7% 5 - $453 5 - $453 18 +5 $126 $203,304 28
102 Momma's Man Kino $1,038 -53.7% 3 -2 $346 1 - $1,038 - - n/a $94,872 14
85 The First Basket Laemmle / Zeller Films $2,471 -60.6% 3 -1 $824 3 -1 $824 28 -16 $88 $16,552 4
83 Eden (2008) Liberation Entertainment $2,729 -11.5% 2 +1 $1,365 - - n/a - - n/a $7,473 2
17 Saw V Lionsgate $459,081 -74.0% 694 -1,308 $662 694 -1,308 $662 6,380 -16,420 $72 $56,383,962 5
30 W. Lionsgate $131,523 -70.4% 191 -314 $689 191 -319 $689 1,670 -2,970 $79 $25,411,191 6
31 Religulous Lionsgate $123,599 -46.4% 140 -98 $883 140 -100 $883 1,200 -1,190 $103 $12,772,716 8
69 Repo: The Genetic Opera Lionsgate $8,057 -57.7% 6 -2 $1,343 10 - $806 60 -44 $134 $108,045 3
54 Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom Logo Features $18,729 -42.0% 5 -2 $3,746 5 -2 $3,746 81 -29 $231 $482,638 5
32 Let the Right One In (2008) Magnolia $118,410 -4.4% 28 +2 $4,229 30 - $3,947 110 - $1,076 $623,767 5
49 What Just Happened? Magnolia $27,103 -54.0% 39 -23 $695 40 -22 $678 140 -90 $194 $1,043,419 6
55 Man on Wire Magnolia $16,058 -5.3% 13 -2 $1,235 13 -7 $1,235 40 -10 $401 $2,863,670 18
81 Special Magnolia $3,232 - 1 - $3,232 - - n/a - - n/a $3,232 1
111 August Evening Maya Entertainment $567 -72.9% 1 -3 $567 - - n/a - - n/a $67,439 12
45 Igor MGM $41,327 -16.4% 52 -26 $795 52 -28 $795 310 -180 $133 $19,098,493 10
96 The Other End of the Line MGM $1,515 -55.1% 3 -2 $505 3 -7 $505 34 +4 $45 $113,913 4
106 How to Lose Friends and Alienate People MGM $772 -28.9% 4 -1 $193 4 -6 $193 30 - $26 $2,760,453 8
12 Soul Men MGM (Weinstein) $912,269 -61.2% 814 -1,234 $1,121 840 -1,360 $1,086 9,110 -17,790 $100 $10,900,509 3
43 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM (Weinstein) $43,433 -22.4% 35 -4 $1,241 40 - $1,086 280 -70 $155 $22,417,130 15
61 The Longshots MGM (Weinstein) $13,215 -21.4% 32 -4 $413 32 -8 $413 350 -60 $38 $11,508,423 14
8 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Miramax $1,647,514 +247.3% 406 +368 $4,058 410 +369 $4,018 5,990 +5,389 $275 $2,628,053 3
20 Happy-Go-Lucky Miramax $338,071 -8.8% 202 +59 $1,674 202 +59 $1,674 2,360 +670 $143 $2,213,147 7
105 whaledreamers Monterey Media, Inc. $868 +921.2% 6 +4 $145 - - n/a - - n/a $9,380 9
60 Tell No One Music Box Films $13,848 -40.6% 16 -13 $866 20 -10 $692 40 -40 $346 $6,097,293 21
46 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $40,905 -13.6% 21 - $1,948 21 - $1,948 60 +10 $682 $19,861,920 60
73 U2 3D National Geographic Entertainment $5,966 -11.1% 6 - $994 - - n/a - - n/a $9,628,636 44
92 FLOW: For Love of Water Oscilloscope Pictures $1,760 -43.2% 5 - $352 - - n/a - - n/a $137,044 23
37 Righteous Kill Overture Films $82,619 +87.2% 212 +104 $390 212 +102 $390 2,280 +1,310 $36 $39,811,690 11
65 Traitor Overture Films $10,863 -72.5% 39 -85 $279 40 -84 $272 290 -680 $37 $23,527,748 13
4 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Paramount (DreamWorks) $15,661,936 -55.3% 4,007 -58 $3,909 6,100 -1,000 $2,568 89,600 -25,000 $175 $137,109,390 3
15 Eagle Eye Paramount (DreamWorks) $667,605 -54.4% 757 -457 $882 760 -454 $878 7,020 -6,480 $95 $99,740,445 9
33 The Duchess Paramount Vantage $117,896 -50.2% 154 -116 $766 160 -110 $737 1,440 -1,160 $82 $13,670,183 10
40 JCVD Peace Arch Entertainment $61,242 -10.4% 26 -2 $2,355 30 - $2,041 110 -30 $557 $197,072 3
101 Battle in Seattle Redwood Palms Pictures $1,074 -50.8% 3 -7 $358 3 -7 $358 10 -30 $107 $222,419 10
58 I Can't Think Straight Regent Releasing $15,239 - 3 - $5,080 3 - $5,080 15 - $1,016 $15,239 1
90 The World Unseen Regent Releasing $1,812 -23.4% 3 - $604 3 - $604 10 - $181 $16,832 3
107 Breakfast with Scot Regent Releasing $770 +29.6% 1 - $770 - - n/a - - n/a $36,919 7
108 Tru Loved Regent Releasing $745 - 2 - $373 2 - $373 7 - $106 $7,892 6
110 Antarctica Regent Releasing $613 -49.5% 1 - $613 1 - $613 - - n/a $2,307 5
118 Cthulhu Regent Releasing $32 - 1 - $32 - - n/a - - n/a $15,213 11
57 Lola Montes (re-issue) Rialto $15,296 - 4 - $3,824 5 - $3,059 49 - $312 $80,046 7
77 House (2008) Roadside Attractions $4,537 -94.6% 14 -220 $324 14 -220 $324 139 -1,691 $33 $567,858 3
95 I.O.U.S.A. Roadside Attractions $1,664 -49.9% 5 -2 $333 10 - $166 60 +1 $28 $800,717 14
13 Fireproof Samuel Goldwyn $909,404 -27.6% 823 -39 $1,105 830 -40 $1,096 8,570 -920 $106 $31,514,538 9
67 Lake City Screen Media $9,355 - 1 - $9,355 1 - $9,355 6 - $1,559 $9,355 1
2 Quantum of Solace Sony / Columbia $26,707,945 -60.4% 3,458 +7 $7,724 5,600 -300 $4,769 82,600 -6,700 $323 $108,790,786 2
14 Rachel Getting Married Sony Classics $751,611 -28.5% 300 -90 $2,505 300 -90 $2,505 1,250 -3,800 $601 $8,003,380 8
21 Synecdoche, New York Sony Classics $319,110 -3.8% 111 +31 $2,875 111 +31 $2,875 440 +100 $725 $1,554,060 5
25 I've Loved You So Long Sony Classics $194,337 +19.0% 37 +6 $5,252 40 +9 $4,858 140 +18 $1,388 $1,245,904 5
63 I Served the King of England Sony Classics $12,926 +83.0% 14 -2 $923 14 -6 $923 30 - $431 $581,173 13
75 Frozen River Sony Classics $5,525 -64.5% 15 -11 $368 20 -10 $276 40 -30 $138 $2,275,673 17
88 Ashes of Time Redux Sony Classics $2,097 -71.5% 7 -8 $300 7 -8 $300 20 -31 $105 $147,051 7
53 Were the World Mine Speak Productions $19,192 - 3 - $6,397 3 - $6,397 39 - $492 $21,786 4
62 A Secret Strand $13,004 -22.3% 7 - $1,858 10 - $1,300 20 - $650 $500,877 12
76 How About You Strand $5,515 -8.4% 1 - $5,515 1 - $5,515 - -5 n/a $14,661 2
115 Otto; or, Up with the Dead People Strand $240 -57.7% 1 - $240 - - n/a - - n/a $6,793 3
1 Twilight Summit Entertainment $69,637,740 - 3,419 - $20,368 6,000 - $11,606 81,600 - $853 $69,637,740 1
41 Sex Drive Summit Entertainment $48,980 +40.1% 143 +81 $343 143 +81 $343 1,450 +910 $34 $8,364,827 6
47 Fly Me to the Moon Summit Entertainment $33,876 +59.5% 16 -11 $2,117 20 -10 $1,694 40 -180 $847 $12,283,904 15
5 Role Models Universal $7,324,445 -34.3% 2,733 -65 $2,680 2,800 -200 $2,616 38,400 -3,200 $191 $48,133,020 3
6 Changeling Universal $2,695,450 -36.6% 1,739 -157 $1,550 1,800 -200 $1,497 18,900 -4,400 $143 $31,665,332 5
99 The Pool Vitagraph $1,313 +248.3% 3 +1 $438 3 +1 $438 - - n/a $94,753 12
19 The Dark Knight Warner Bros. $370,449 -26.3% 345 -1 $1,074 420 -40 $882 3,650 -330 $101 $529,696,290 19
23 Body of Lies Warner Bros. $244,258 -63.8% 225 -400 $1,086 230 -395 $1,062 1,950 -4,390 $125 $38,728,557 7
35 Nights in Rodanthe Warner Bros. $104,021 -51.1% 190 -124 $547 190 -124 $547 1,880 -1,160 $55 $41,464,321 9
36 RockNRolla Warner Bros. $88,451 -74.3% 105 -443 $842 110 -440 $804 980 -4,360 $90 $5,507,900 7
44 The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2008) Warner Bros. $42,718 - 12 - $3,560 - - n/a - - n/a $42,718 1
48 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $30,808 -14.1% 10 - $3,081 10 - $3,081 49 -11 $629 $36,938,217 143
26 Appaloosa Warner Bros. (New Line) $193,270 -57.5% 350 -387 $552 350 -390 $552 3,230 -4,210 $60 $19,791,700 10
38 Pride & Glory Warner Bros. (New Line) $67,952 -83.4% 125 -450 $544 130 -450 $523 960 -4,270 $71 $15,612,802 5
42 Journey to the Center of the Earth Warner Bros. (New Line) $44,913 -39.9% 149 - $301 150 - $299 1,450 -100 $31 $101,653,320 20
9 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Weinstein Company $1,605,579 -49.0% 1,222 -988 $1,314 1,222 -988 $1,314 12,100 -17,300 $133 $29,256,029 4
24 Dostana Yash Raj $222,712 -65.5% 73 -1 $3,051 80 -10 $2,784 820 -120 $272 $987,966 2
91 Trouble the Water Zeitgeist $1,804 -62.5% 4 -4 $451 4 -6 $451 10 -10 $180 $465,847 14
112 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeitgeist $538 -93.8% 1 -4 $538 - - n/a - - n/a $44,021 5
113 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeitgeist $517 -11.6% 1 - $517 - - n/a - - n/a $82,005 22
TOTALS:$164,744,894+10.9%33,175-3,477$4,96642,914-280$3,839540,709-4,524$305 
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