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TWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
44 La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipporah Films $34,425 -29.1% 16 +3 $2,152 - - n/a - - n/a $230,287 5
81 Horse Boy Zeitgeist $4,005 +216.1% 2 - $2,003 - - n/a - - n/a $128,371 10
36 Inglourious Basterds Weinstein Company $62,924 +11.5% 194 +92 $324 200 +98 $315 1,140 +460 $55 $120,464,449 16
15 The Road Weinstein / Dimension $749,535 -50.1% 128 +17 $5,856 140 +20 $5,354 1,750 +120 $428 $3,194,349 2
66 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $7,683 -63.5% 4 - $1,921 - - n/a - - n/a $42,735,913 163
60 The Informant! Warner Bros. $12,363 -65.3% 40 -22 $309 40 -23 $309 300 -139 $41 $33,303,503 12
56 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Warner Bros. $18,047 -48.2% 36 -8 $501 40 -10 $451 240 -72 $75 $301,948,049 21
54 Shorts Warner Bros. $19,078 -58.7% 68 -29 $281 70 -30 $273 660 -260 $29 $20,900,194 16
51 The Box Warner Bros. $22,155 -76.8% 75 -69 $295 80 -64 $277 640 -630 $35 $14,789,615 5
47 The Hangover Warner Bros. $28,200 -44.0% 74 -11 $381 74 -16 $381 650 -90 $43 $277,283,642 27
43 The Invention of Lying Warner Bros. $37,456 -44.9% 103 -33 $364 103 -37 $364 930 -480 $40 $18,401,364 10
41 Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $43,337 -47.7% 30 - $1,445 30 - $1,445 190 +20 $228 $18,979,679 43
40 Whiteout Warner Bros. $43,413 - 148 - $293 150 - $289 1,760 - $25 $10,235,867 13
38 The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2009) Warner Bros. $49,442 -6.1% 16 +2 $3,090 - - n/a - - n/a $144,505 5
28 Where the Wild Things Are Warner Bros. $125,018 -68.6% 235 -169 $532 240 -164 $521 1,970 -1,400 $63 $75,575,341 8
8 Ninja Assassin Warner Bros. $5,061,499 -62.0% 2,503 - $2,022 2,900 -100 $1,745 39,400 -4,500 $128 $29,821,996 2
1 The Blind Side Warner Bros. $20,043,181 -50.0% 3,326 +186 $6,026 4,300 +200 $4,661 51,500 -300 $389 $128,867,559 3
61 New York, I Love You Vivendi Entertainment $11,735 -66.4% 14 -13 $838 14 -13 $838 120 -138 $98 $1,546,139 8
89 The Baader Meinhof Complex Vitagraph $2,046 +3.9% 1 - $2,046 1 - $2,046 - - n/a $476,270 16
68 Collapse Vitagraph $6,712 +356.9% 3 -1 $2,237 3 -1 $2,237 9 -1 $746 $37,679 5
102 White on Rice Variance Films $572 -72.9% 1 -1 $572 1 -1 $572 1 -2 $572 $67,186 13
67 Until the Light Takes Us Variance Films $7,246 - 1 - $7,246 1 - $7,246 - - n/a $17,356 1
49 Kurbaan UTV Communications $25,514 -80.5% 24 -46 $1,063 24 -46 $1,063 220 -420 $116 $736,413 3
76 The Little Traitor Unknown $5,056 -16.8% 5 +2 $1,011 - - n/a - - n/a $59,781 7
25 The Fourth Kind Universal $187,050 -69.7% 243 -309 $770 243 -309 $770 2,540 -2,660 $74 $24,941,980 5
20 Couples Retreat Universal $313,005 -67.4% 432 -430 $725 432 -430 $725 4,130 -3,770 $76 $107,233,200 9
75 The Strip Truly Indie $5,107 - 8 - $638 10 - $511 40 - $128 $5,107 1
91 Small Change (re-issue) The Film Desk $1,721 -62.8% 1 - $1,721 - - n/a - - n/a $12,336 2
37 Astro Boy Summit Entertainment $57,989 -66.5% 158 -129 $367 160 -130 $362 1,370 -1,060 $42 $19,014,667 7
2 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Summit Entertainment $15,427,628 -64.0% 4,124 +82 $3,741 6,400 -1,700 $2,411 73,900 -32,900 $209 $255,363,052 3
100 The Headless Woman Strand $1,000 - 2 - $500 2 - $500 2 - $500 $89,249 10
83 It Might Get Loud Sony Classics $3,726 +7.3% 6 -1 $621 10 - $373 10 - $373 $1,600,958 17
72 The Damned United Sony Classics $6,101 -42.5% 20 +3 $305 20 - $305 60 +10 $102 $410,516 9
33 Coco Before Chanel Sony Classics $81,193 -58.9% 103 -42 $788 103 -47 $788 250 -160 $325 $5,795,589 11
31 Broken Embraces Sony Classics $88,570 -24.9% 2 - $44,285 4 - $22,143 24 - $3,690 $452,878 3
17 An Education Sony Classics $479,774 -47.4% 236 -29 $2,033 240 -30 $1,999 930 -190 $516 $6,264,756 9
7 Armored Sony / Screen Gems $6,511,128 - 1,915 - $3,400 2,100 - $3,101 31,700 - $205 $6,511,128 1
35 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony / Columbia $69,719 -58.9% 119 -35 $586 120 -40 $581 1,060 -380 $66 $122,650,135 12
26 Zombieland Sony / Columbia $152,014 -39.3% 257 -12 $591 260 -10 $585 2,900 -110 $52 $75,408,241 10
9 Planet 51 Sony / Columbia $4,386,873 -57.1% 2,904 -131 $1,511 3,000 -400 $1,462 39,400 -8,700 $111 $34,052,876 3
6 2012 Sony / Columbia $6,771,665 -61.6% 3,220 -224 $2,103 3,700 -1,400 $1,830 35,700 -15,900 $190 $148,958,486 4
92 Killing Kasztner Sky Island Films $1,587 -37.7% 2 - $794 2 - $794 - - n/a $33,629 7
101 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shadow Dist. $711 - 2 - $356 - - n/a - - n/a $164,234 26
77 The Yes Men Fix the World Shadow Dist. $4,935 -36.4% 8 - $617 10 - $494 30 +10 $165 $149,764 11
45 The Private Lives of Pippa Lee Screen Media $32,071 -64.3% 13 +1 $2,467 13 +1 $2,467 60 +10 $535 $146,846 2
71 (Untitled) Samuel Goldwyn $6,181 -49.5% 5 -2 $1,236 10 +3 $618 10 -11 $618 $230,600 7
113 From Mexico with Love Roadside Attractions $16 -48.4% 1 - $16 1 - $16 4 -1 $4 $548,442 9
107 The Cove Roadside Attractions $320 -74.4% 1 -3 $320 3 -1 $107 3 -19 $107 $848,540 19
78 The September Issue Roadside Attractions $4,750 -65.8% 9 -4 $528 10 -3 $475 60 -30 $79 $3,801,063 15
63 Mystery Team Roadside Attractions $11,259 - 1 - $11,259 - - n/a - - n/a $39,900 15
57 Good Hair Roadside Attractions $13,977 -50.2% 17 +4 $822 20 -1 $699 190 -11 $74 $4,128,154 9
110 Departures Regent Releasing $94 -90.1% 1 -1 $94 - - n/a - - n/a $1,490,694 28
29 Paranormal Activity Paramount $122,055 -74.9% 308 -417 $396 310 -420 $394 2,460 -3,370 $50 $107,377,206 11
13 Up in the Air Paramount $1,181,450 - 15 - $78,763 35 - $33,756 552 - $2,140 $1,181,450 1
52 Capitalism: A Love Story Overture Films $21,757 -12.6% 108 +70 $201 110 +70 $198 1,000 +780 $22 $14,342,792 11
22 Law Abiding Citizen Overture Films $253,146 -67.8% 316 -268 $801 320 -270 $791 2,900 -2,310 $87 $71,991,438 8
18 The Men Who Stare at Goats Overture Films $400,153 -73.4% 509 -610 $786 510 -609 $785 5,060 -6,140 $79 $31,289,229 5
34 The Messenger Oscilloscope Pictures $71,515 -49.0% 50 +10 $1,430 50 +10 $1,430 177 +17 $404 $464,878 4
87 Amreeka National Geographic Entertainment $2,490 -24.5% 4 -2 $623 4 -6 $623 10 - $249 $610,730 14
50 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) National Geographic Entertainment $22,727 +4.0% 8 - $2,841 10 - $2,273 20 - $1,136 $22,597,490 114
112 Cloud 9 Music Box Films $48 -80.4% 1 - $48 - - n/a - - n/a $84,380 17
108 Seraphine Music Box Films $280 -29.3% 2 - $140 2 - $140 10 +4 $28 $850,986 27
111 Endgame Monterey Media, Inc. $53 +120.8% 1 - $53 1 - $53 3 - $18 $6,255 5
109 Humble Pie Monterey Media, Inc. $149 - 1 - $149 - - n/a - - n/a $3,223 5
104 Trucker Monterey Media, Inc. $520 -53.1% 2 - $260 2 - $260 - - n/a $49,128 9
80 One Peace at a Time Monterey Media, Inc. $4,138 - 1 - $4,138 1 - $4,138 5 - $828 $4,138 1
82 Oh My God? Mitropoulos Films $3,926 -57.7% 3 -4 $1,309 - - n/a - - n/a $30,902 4
10 Everybody's Fine Miramax $3,852,068 - 2,133 - $1,806 2,133 - $1,806 29,800 - $129 $3,852,068 1
64 Fame (2009) MGM $10,597 -76.7% 62 -84 $171 62 -88 $171 490 -1,240 $22 $22,452,209 11
85 Bronson Magnolia $2,811 +15.0% 4 - $703 4 - $703 10 - $281 $99,420 9
84 Ong Bak 2: The Beginning Magnolia $3,033 +31.2% 5 - $607 10 - $303 20 +10 $152 $89,420 7
79 The House of the Devil Magnolia $4,226 -15.5% 7 - $604 10 - $423 20 -10 $211 $86,183 6
62 Serious Moonlight Magnolia $11,636 - 8 - $1,455 8 - $1,455 39 - $298 $11,636 1
30 Red Cliff Magnolia $90,095 -8.9% 41 +17 $2,197 41 +17 $2,197 130 +56 $693 $267,571 3
99 The Sun Lorber Films $1,046 -92.4% 1 -2 $1,046 - - n/a - - n/a $42,594 3
94 Home (2009 French movie) Lorber Films $1,403 - 1 - $1,403 - - n/a - - n/a $6,606 2
12 Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire Lionsgate $2,282,077 -67.8% 664 +1 $3,437 860 -240 $2,654 11,680 -4,390 $195 $36,252,012 5
3 Brothers Lionsgate $9,527,848 - 2,088 - $4,563 2,100 - $4,537 28,200 - $338 $9,527,848 1
103 The Way We Get By International Film Circuit $525 -77.8% 1 -3 $525 - - n/a - - n/a $105,092 21
86 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg International Film Circuit $2,697 -48.6% 4 -1 $674 4 -1 $674 10 -3 $270 $1,124,434 22
55 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) IMAX $18,234 -39.2% 4 -2 $4,559 4 -6 $4,559 - -10 n/a $30,484,421 220
48 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $26,329 -29.3% 5 -2 $5,266 5 -5 $5,266 12 -8 $2,194 $80,373,361 399
95 Uncertainty IFC $1,165 -52.1% 1 - $1,165 1 - $1,165 2 -1 $583 $28,916 4
59 Antichrist IFC $12,842 -14.6% 15 +1 $856 20 +6 $642 40 -10 $321 $379,502 7
53 Paris IFC $20,715 -39.1% 30 +2 $691 30 - $691 80 +20 $259 $966,015 12
21 Transylmania Full Circle Releasing $263,941 - 1,007 - $262 1,007 - $262 14,100 - $19 $263,941 1
90 That Evening Sun Freestyle Releasing $1,912 -81.5% 4 -2 $478 4 -2 $478 29 -44 $66 $45,387 5
42 Me and Orson Welles Freestyle Releasing $39,587 -37.8% 5 +1 $7,917 10 +6 $3,959 88 +25 $450 $149,051 2
96 Gentlemen Broncos Fox Searchlight $1,159 -50.8% 3 -1 $386 3 -1 $386 9 -37 $129 $113,155 6
65 Whip It Fox Searchlight $9,399 -1.9% 30 - $313 30 - $313 60 -180 $157 $13,034,417 10
39 Amelia Fox Searchlight $45,239 -61.7% 127 -48 $356 130 -50 $348 1,100 -480 $41 $14,070,460 7
73 All About Steve Fox $6,072 -73.0% 24 -35 $253 24 -36 $253 60 -500 $101 $33,860,010 14
11 Fantastic Mr. Fox Fox $2,918,331 -58.1% 2,034 +1 $1,435 2,304 +204 $1,267 32,300 -500 $90 $14,084,495 4
23 A Serious Man Focus Features $221,428 -53.7% 160 -13 $1,384 160 -13 $1,384 1,630 -160 $136 $8,488,738 10
19 Pirate Radio Focus Features $333,475 -66.3% 285 -193 $1,170 290 -190 $1,150 2,850 -1,680 $117 $7,383,803 4
98 The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry Five & Two Pictures $1,072 -91.3% 2 -5 $536 2 -8 $536 10 -20 $107 $1,165,027 12
93 Defamation First Run $1,437 +26.4% 1 -2 $1,437 - - n/a - - n/a $9,995 3
88 Crude First Run $2,122 +318.5% 3 +1 $707 3 +1 $707 10 +6 $212 $156,915 13
27 Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans First Look $150,205 -48.5% 71 +14 $2,116 71 +11 $2,116 290 +30 $518 $940,824 3
105 Big Fan First Independent Pictures $337 +45.3% 2 +1 $169 2 +1 $169 10 +10 $34 $226,345 15
32 De Dana Dan Eros $84,420 -85.4% 69 - $1,223 70 -10 $1,206 220 -70 $384 $913,899 2
46 The Maid Elephant Eye Films $30,893 -2.1% 18 +4 $1,716 18 +4 $1,716 219 +69 $141 $411,693 8
70 The End of Poverty? Cinema Libre $6,313 +8.6% 5 +3 $1,263 5 +3 $1,263 22 +13 $287 $33,919 4
106 The Beaches of Agnes Cinema Guild $331 -58.8% 1 -1 $331 1 -1 $331 - - n/a $215,988 23
74 35 Shots of Rum Cinema Guild $5,842 +36.5% 3 +2 $1,947 - - n/a - - n/a $111,140 12
16 The Princess and the Frog Buena Vista $747,710 -4.9% 2 - $373,855 2 - $373,855 30 +2 $24,924 $2,410,810 2
5 Old Dogs Buena Vista $6,892,265 -59.2% 3,425 - $2,012 4,300 -100 $1,603 59,100 -6,500 $117 $33,924,385 2
4 A Christmas Carol (2009) Buena Vista $7,763,244 -50.7% 2,546 -467 $3,049 3,000 -700 $2,588 38,600 -10,800 $201 $115,249,331 5
24 Paa Big Pictures $199,228 - 67 - $2,974 70 - $2,846 810 - $246 $199,228 1
58 Bright Star Apparition $13,128 -31.3% 17 -8 $772 20 -10 $656 116 -17 $113 $4,440,055 12
14 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Apparition $922,623 -29.1% 432 +59 $2,136 432 +59 $2,136 5,070 +390 $182 $7,218,197 6
97 We Live in Public Abramorama $1,159 - 1 - $1,159 1 - $1,159 3 - $386 $41,711 15
69 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D Entertainment $6,553 -47.6% 4 - $1,638 - - n/a - - n/a $7,223,412 95
TOTALS:$99,663,985-46.5%37,608+2,835$2,65043,890-670$2,271535,319-12,857$186 
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