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RowTWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
1 2 Bolt BV $26,581,002 +1.4% 3,654 +3 $7,274 6,100 -100 $4,358 89,700 -3,300 $296 $66,848,840 2
2 3 Twilight Sum. $26,344,032 -62.2% 3,425 +6 $7,692 5,700 -300 $4,622 77,600 -4,000 $339 $119,706,509 2
3 4 Quantum of Solace Sony $18,833,552 -29.5% 3,501 +43 $5,379 5,100 -500 $3,693 70,900 -11,700 $266 $141,418,534 3
4 1 Four Christmases WB (NL) $31,069,826 - 3,310 - $9,387 4,600 - $6,754 72,800 - $427 $46,054,468 1
5 6 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa P/DW $14,207,329 -9.3% 3,709 -298 $3,831 4,500 -1,600 $3,157 63,900 -25,700 $222 $159,066,369 4
6 5 Australia Fox $14,800,723 - 2,642 - $5,602 3,700 - $4,000 37,100 - $399 $20,004,456 1
7 7 Transporter 3 LGF $12,063,452 - 2,626 - $4,594 3,000 - $4,021 43,600 - $277 $18,230,758 1
8 8 Role Models Uni. $5,284,000 -27.9% 2,195 -538 $2,407 2,200 -600 $2,402 26,200 -12,200 $202 $57,780,820 4
9 13 High School Musical 3: Senior Year BV $1,061,628 -48.2% 1,385 -976 $767 1,400 -1,000 $758 9,700 -19,500 $109 $88,751,254 6
10 12 Changeling Uni. $1,207,240 -55.2% 1,010 -729 $1,195 1,010 -790 $1,195 7,900 -11,000 $153 $33,849,632 6
11 9 The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Mira. $1,696,187 +3.0% 582 +176 $2,914 590 +180 $2,875 8,620 +2,630 $197 $5,169,495 4
12 14 The Secret Life of Bees FoxS $561,671 -55.6% 490 -605 $1,146 490 -610 $1,146 4,670 -7,630 $120 $36,652,652 7
13 18 Fireproof Gold. $431,787 -52.5% 486 -337 $888 490 -340 $881 4,350 -4,220 $99 $32,306,871 10
14 16 Zack and Miri Make a Porno Wein. $524,425 -67.3% 437 -785 $1,200 440 -782 $1,192 3,520 -8,580 $149 $30,439,806 5
15 19 The Dark Knight WB $343,366 -7.3% 305 -40 $1,126 350 -70 $981 3,160 -490 $109 $530,258,989 20
16 17 Soul Men MGM/W $455,335 -50.1% 335 -479 $1,359 340 -500 $1,339 3,420 -5,690 $133 $11,652,750 4
17 23 Eagle Eye P/DW $247,824 -62.9% 325 -432 $763 330 -430 $751 2,690 -4,330 $92 $100,232,865 10
18 22 Beverly Hills Chihuahua BV $253,990 -45.7% 317 -471 $801 320 -470 $794 950 -1,650 $267 $92,072,613 9
19 15 Rachel Getting Married SPC $530,210 -29.5% 216 -84 $2,455 220 -80 $2,410 820 -430 $647 $8,802,274 9
20 20 Happy-Go-Lucky Mira. $289,208 -14.5% 202 - $1,432 202 - $1,432 1,930 -430 $150 $2,641,426 8
21 32 Righteous Kill Over. $105,423 +27.6% 197 -15 $535 200 -12 $527 1,540 -740 $68 $39,983,772 12
22 29 WALL-E BV $116,758 -13.5% 190 -23 $615 190 -30 $615 600 -150 $195 $223,641,119 23
23 30 Saw V LGF $114,179 -75.1% 177 -517 $645 180 -514 $634 1,460 -4,920 $78 $56,652,813 6
24 31 Igor MGM $110,563 +167.5% 179 +127 $618 180 +128 $614 2,090 +1,780 $53 $19,242,800 11
25 36 Max Payne Fox $81,169 -46.1% 159 -105 $510 160 -104 $507 1,600 -970 $51 $40,438,648 7
26 37 The Haunting of Molly Hartley Free $69,506 -81.9% 123 -491 $565 123 -497 $565 1,070 -5,040 $65 $13,350,177 5
27 21 Synecdoche, New York SPC $285,822 -10.4% 119 +8 $2,402 120 +9 $2,382 440 - $650 $1,987,861 6
28 41 City of Ember Fox $54,470 -12.7% 111 -37 $491 111 -39 $491 1,010 -440 $54 $7,743,762 8
29 38 Appaloosa WB (NL) $67,012 -65.3% 110 -240 $609 110 -240 $609 960 -2,270 $70 $19,929,043 11
30 34 Burn After Reading Focus $86,900 -22.8% 97 -37 $896 100 -34 $869 865 -445 $100 $60,169,788 12
31 11 Slumdog Millionaire FoxS $1,346,039 +42.0% 49 +17 $27,470 90 +35 $14,956 1,110 +408 $1,213 $3,544,374 3
32 26 Yuvvraaj Eros $158,433 -40.1% 77 - $2,058 90 - $1,760 240 -50 $660 $502,140 2
33 35 Body of Lies WB $84,944 -65.2% 80 -145 $1,062 90 -140 $944 760 -1,190 $112 $38,900,252 8
34 44 The Duchess ParV $46,483 -60.6% 78 -76 $596 80 -80 $581 640 -800 $73 $13,759,842 11
35 52 Nights in Rodanthe WB $31,490 -69.7% 73 -117 $431 73 -117 $431 650 -1,230 $48 $41,528,121 10
36 10 Milk Focus $1,453,844 - 36 - $40,385 66 - $22,028 851 - $1,708 $1,941,472 1
37 39 Religulous LGF $62,364 -49.5% 61 -79 $1,022 61 -79 $1,022 470 -730 $133 $12,889,735 9
38 33 Dostana Yash $95,148 -57.3% 58 -15 $1,640 60 -20 $1,586 190 -630 $501 $1,187,051 3
39 40 W. LGF $56,678 -56.9% 55 -136 $1,031 60 -131 $945 430 -1,240 $132 $25,517,500 7
40 24 I've Loved You So Long SPC $211,806 +9.0% 52 +15 $4,073 52 +12 $4,073 200 +60 $1,059 $1,535,070 6
41 64 Sex Drive Sum. $11,898 -75.7% 52 -91 $229 52 -91 $229 370 -1,080 $32 $8,396,942 7
42 55 Journey to the Center of the Earth WB (NL) $20,551 -54.2% 51 -98 $403 51 -99 $403 463 -987 $44 $101,689,940 21
43 47 Oye Lucky, Lucky Oye UTV $42,399 - 45 - $942 50 - $848 170 - $249 $61,507 1
44 25 A Christmas Tale IFC $160,987 -1.0% 43 +7 $3,744 43 +3 $3,744 140 +20 $1,150 $481,622 3
45 28 Let the Right One In (2008) Magn. $135,692 +14.6% 41 +13 $3,310 41 +11 $3,310 150 +40 $905 $836,837 6
46 50 RockNRolla WB $38,163 -56.9% 40 -65 $954 40 -70 $954 370 -610 $103 $5,582,509 8
47 43 JCVD PArch $46,604 -23.9% 25 -1 $1,864 30 - $1,553 100 -10 $466 $276,891 4
48 58 What Just Happened? Magn. $15,234 -43.8% 25 -14 $609 30 -10 $508 70 -70 $218 $1,067,456 7
49 62 Pride & Glory WB (NL) $12,333 -81.9% 30 -95 $411 30 -100 $411 246 -714 $50 $15,649,224 6
50 71 How to Lose Friends and Alienate People MGM $5,479 +609.7% 29 +25 $189 30 +26 $183 350 +320 $16 $2,768,010 9
51 48 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE $41,369 +1.1% 21 - $1,970 21 - $1,970 60 - $689 $19,924,370 61
52 46 Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM/W $43,433 - 18 -17 $2,413 20 -20 $2,172 180 -100 $241 $22,478,183 16
53 53 Fly Me to the Moon Sum. $29,869 -11.8% 15 -1 $1,991 20 - $1,493 30 -10 $996 $12,336,126 16
54 42 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB $49,043 +59.2% 9 -1 $5,449 10 - $4,904 60 +11 $817 $37,021,878 144
55 54 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $28,104 +40.1% 7 -1 $4,015 10 - $2,810 10 - $2,810 $77,095,713 346
56 57 The Secrets Mont. $19,536 - 7 - $2,791 10 - $1,954 20 - $977 $21,958 1
57 61 Man on Wire Magn. $12,366 -23.0% 8 -5 $1,546 10 -3 $1,237 30 -10 $412 $2,882,536 19
58 63 I Served the King of England SPC $12,051 -6.8% 9 -5 $1,339 10 -4 $1,205 20 -10 $603 $599,699 14
59 66 Repo: The Genetic Opera LGF $10,862 +34.8% 6 - $1,810 10 - $1,086 50 -10 $217 $124,650 4
60 67 Roving Mars (IMAX) BV $8,649 +19.7% 6 - $1,442 10 - $865 20 +10 $432 $9,776,381 149
61 68 Tell No One MBox $7,931 -42.7% 6 -10 $1,322 10 -10 $793 10 -30 $793 $6,111,659 22
62 73 A Girl Cut in Two IFC $4,977 -30.5% 8 -2 $622 10 - $498 30 - $166 $394,977 16
63 74 Ashes of Time Redux SPC $4,478 +113.5% 8 +1 $560 10 +3 $448 30 +10 $149 $153,229 8
64 78 The Dukes CAVU $3,698 -61.6% 5 -6 $740 10 -1 $370 10 -40 $370 $24,088 3
65 80 Frozen River SPC $3,189 -42.3% 6 -9 $532 10 -10 $319 10 -30 $319 $2,284,536 18
66 60 A Secret Strand $13,065 +0.5% 6 -1 $2,178 6 -4 $2,178 20 - $653 $519,273 13
67 81 I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $3,108 +86.8% 5 - $622 5 -5 $622 46 -14 $68 $804,568 15
68 84 Ballast Allu. $3,022 +74.8% 5 +4 $604 5 +4 $604 15 +15 $201 $73,028 9
69 56 Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom Logo $20,135 +7.5% 4 -1 $5,034 4 -1 $5,034 57 -24 $353 $511,955 6
70 79 Fear(s) of the Dark IFC $3,241 +19.2% 4 +1 $810 4 +1 $810 11 -5 $295 $68,404 6
71 51 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax $33,975 +31.6% 3 -4 $11,325 3 -7 $11,325 4 -6 $8,494 $26,621,947 167
72 65 Harvard Beats Yale 29-29 Kino $10,941 -22.3% 3 - $3,647 3 -1 $3,647 13 -4 $842 $38,607 2
73 70 I Can't Think Straight Reg. $6,632 -56.5% 3 - $2,211 3 - $2,211 12 -3 $553 $26,689 2
74 75 Familiar Strangers Caval. $3,949 -40.9% 3 - $1,316 3 - $1,316 10 -3 $395 $25,699 3
75 91 Trouble the Water Zeit. $1,816 +0.7% 3 -1 $605 3 -1 $605 10 - $182 $470,844 15
76 98 One Day You'll Understand Kino $1,085 -73.3% 3 -3 $362 3 -7 $362 10 -10 $109 $80,000 5
77 101 House (2008) RAtt. $642 -85.8% 2 -12 $321 3 -11 $214 30 -109 $21 $569,792 4
78 69 Were the World Mine SpkP $7,714 -59.8% 2 -1 $3,857 2 -1 $3,857 30 -9 $257 $36,962 5
79 72 U2 3D NGE $5,382 -9.8% 2 -4 $2,691 2 - $2,691 10 - $538 $9,635,315 45
80 88 Pray the Devil Back to Hell Bal. $2,137 +131.3% 2 +1 $1,069 2 +1 $1,069 10 +8 $214 $25,453 4
81 90 Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains Zeit. $1,843 +242.6% 2 +1 $922 2 - $922 - - n/a $46,044 6
82 92 The Alphabet Killer Anch. $1,434 -36.5% 2 +1 $717 2 +1 $717 26 +26 $55 $26,887 4
83 95 The First Basket L/Z $1,169 -52.7% 2 -1 $585 2 -1 $585 9 -19 $130 $18,995 5
84 103 The Other End of the Line MGM $577 -61.9% 2 -1 $289 2 -1 $289 21 -13 $27 $115,024 5
85 59 My Name Is Bruce Imag. $13,284 -41.2% 1 -3 $13,284 1 -3 $13,284 14 -16 $949 $119,909 5
86 76 How About You Strand $3,937 -28.6% 1 - $3,937 1 - $3,937 5 +5 $787 $22,022 3
87 85 Antarctica Reg. $2,863 +367.0% 1 - $2,863 1 - $2,863 - - n/a $5,329 7
88 89 Special Magn. $1,875 -42.0% 1 - $1,875 1 - $1,875 5 - $375 $6,387 2
89 93 The Matador (2008) CityL $1,371 - 1 - $1,371 1 - $1,371 5 - $274 $13,962 5
90 96 Breakfast with Scot Reg. $1,113 +44.5% 1 - $1,113 1 - $1,113 4 - $278 $38,032 8
91 99 Otto; or, Up with the Dead People Strand $940 +291.7% 1 - $940 1 - $940 4 - $235 $7,733 4
92 100 Lake City Scre. $858 -90.8% 1 - $858 1 - $858 4 -2 $215 $10,973 2
93 105 The Pool Vita. $148 -88.7% 1 -2 $148 1 -2 $148 1 +1 $148 $94,901 13
94 27 The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2008) WB $157,878 +269.6% 21 +9 $7,518 - - n/a - - n/a $246,992 2
95 45 Santa Vs. the Snowman - Season 7 (IMAX) Imax $44,448 +248.6% 16 +10 $2,778 - - n/a - - n/a $87,641 5
96 49 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D $39,281 +148.5% 10 -1 $3,928 - - n/a - - n/a $5,124,714 42
97 77 Hounddog Emp. $3,825 +128.4% 2 +1 $1,913 - - n/a - - n/a $122,704 11
98 82 The Flyboys DCoa. $3,075 +120.9% 1 - $3,075 - - n/a - - n/a $141,474 16
99 83 Haunted Castle (IMAX) NWav $3,029 - 1 - $3,029 - - n/a - - n/a $13,651,656 375
100 86 Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress and the Tangerine Zeit. $2,684 +419.1% 1 - $2,684 - - n/a - - n/a $85,098 23
101 87 The Betrayal CGld $2,554 -56.4% 1 - $2,554 - - n/a - - n/a $10,648 2
102 94 The Wild Child (re-issue) FDesk $1,212 - 1 - $1,212 - - n/a - - n/a $18,639 4
103 97 FLOW: For Love of Water Osci. $1,100 -37.5% 4 -1 $275 - - n/a - - n/a $139,044 25
104 102 Monsieur Verdoux (re-issue) FDesk $581 - 1 - $581 - - n/a - - n/a $37,805 38
105 104 Rome & Jewel Emr. $470 - 1 - $470 - - n/a - - n/a $470 1
TOTALS:$162,603,106-1.3%33,880+705$4,79943,924+1,010$3,702554,091+13,382$293 
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