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November 25-27, 2011
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'Twilight' Leads, 'Muppets' Succeeds
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RowTWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
1 82 RA One Eros $2,303 -93.2% 189 - $12 - - n/a - - n/a $2,509,150 5
2 100 The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby FRun $529 -90.0% 1 -2 $529 - - n/a - - n/a $140,097 10
3 96 Tyrannosaur Strand $804 -89.5% 3 -2 $268 3 -7 $268 5 -15 $161 $11,568 2
4 91 The Conquest MBox $1,246 -87.0% 3 -5 $415 - - n/a - - n/a $38,460 3
5 103 The Woodmans Lorb. $287 -85.2% 1 - $287 1 - $287 2 -2 $144 $42,069 26
6 47 Rockstar (2011) Eros $35,787 -81.8% 112 - $320 - - n/a - - n/a $972,254 3
7 99 3 (2011) Strand $599 -76.5% 2 -3 $300 - - n/a - - n/a $58,911 11
8 23 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $275,373 -72.5% 355 -1,047 $776 360 -1,042 $765 2,880 -8,620 $96 $103,245,770 6
9 1 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $41,683,574 -69.8% 4,066 +5 $10,252 7,200 -600 $5,789 104,500 -14,800 $399 $220,832,009 2
10 80 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $2,986 -69.3% 7 -6 $427 10 -3 $299 20 -20 $149 $825,164 21
11 64 Sarah's Key Wein. $10,061 -68.5% 27 -25 $373 30 -22 $335 240 -250 $42 $7,685,374 19
12 21 Footloose (2011) Par. $288,787 -66.5% 384 -834 $752 390 -828 $740 2,950 -7,450 $98 $50,833,867 7
13 85 Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain Code $2,167 -66.3% 4 -7 $542 4 -7 $542 33 -99 $66 $7,701,965 12
14 97 Rid of Me SD $715 -65.5% 2 +1 $358 2 +1 $358 6 +3 $119 $3,349 2
15 45 The Rum Diary FD $54,243 -63.4% 54 -98 $1,005 54 -98 $1,005 450 -930 $121 $12,957,015 5
16 42 Anonymous Sony $69,211 -60.8% 72 -107 $961 72 -108 $961 580 -880 $119 $4,301,018 5
17 55 Into the Abyss IFC $19,002 -55.3% 19 -8 $1,000 20 -10 $950 70 -30 $271 $148,937 3
18 14 In Time Fox $775,107 -54.7% 749 -618 $1,035 750 -650 $1,033 6,170 +1,970 $126 $35,050,934 5
19 33 Martha Marcy May Marlene FoxS $176,158 -54.2% 127 -53 $1,387 130 -50 $1,355 420 -270 $419 $2,575,771 6
20 89 The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch MBox $1,360 -51.9% 3 -1 $453 3 -1 $453 5 -9 $272 $5,150 2
21 27 Courageous TriS $209,123 -51.4% 211 -306 $991 211 -309 $991 1,640 -2,370 $128 $32,759,758 9
22 92 Amigo Vari. $1,193 -50.6% 2 -2 $597 - - n/a - - n/a $172,099 15
23 84 Blackthorn Magn. $2,201 -49.2% 3 -3 $734 3 -7 $734 10 -10 $220 $162,748 8
24 98 The Names of Love MBox $654 -45.4% 1 - $654 1 - $654 2 -2 $327 $513,836 23
25 46 Take Shelter SPC $50,282 -45.2% 49 -25 $1,026 50 -30 $1,006 110 -110 $457 $1,444,395 9
26 58 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $17,514 -45.1% 11 -4 $1,592 11 -9 $1,592 20 -20 $876 $162,514 6
27 13 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas WB (NL) $1,594,054 -45.1% 875 -933 $1,822 890 -1,010 $1,791 5,690 -12,110 $280 $31,559,389 4
28 24 The Ides of March Sony $254,648 -44.7% 151 -147 $1,686 151 -149 $1,686 1,400 -1,420 $182 $39,543,246 8
29 22 Moneyball Sony $285,687 -44.2% 187 -222 $1,528 190 -220 $1,504 1,420 -1,720 $201 $73,155,248 10
30 72 The Greatest Miracle KKM $6,410 -43.2% 2 -3 $3,205 - - n/a - - n/a $276,780 7
31 78 The Other F Word Osci. $3,887 -43.0% 4 -2 $972 4 -6 $972 15 -5 $259 $43,301 4
32 74 Young Goethe in Love MBox $5,173 -41.2% 3 - $1,724 3 - $1,724 10 -2 $517 $57,953 4
33 17 Real Steel BV $330,377 -40.4% 262 -440 $1,261 262 -440 $1,261 780 -4,950 $424 $83,181,049 8
34 105 OKA! Da. $168 -40.0% 1 - $168 1 - $168 2 -3 $84 $12,937 7
35 61 The Mighty Macs QM $11,897 -39.2% 11 -17 $1,082 11 -19 $1,082 92 -168 $129 $1,889,522 6
36 90 Tucker & Dale Vs. Evil Magn. $1,269 -37.8% 5 -2 $254 - - n/a - - n/a $223,615 9
37 3 Happy Feet Two WB $13,397,346 -36.9% 3,611 +5 $3,710 6,500 -200 $2,061 71,000 -8,800 $189 $43,755,357 2
38 32 The Skin I Live In SPC $184,737 -34.5% 91 -22 $2,030 91 -26 $2,030 290 -136 $637 $2,420,402 7
39 62 Mozart's Sister MBox $10,974 -33.9% 13 -9 $844 13 -9 $844 30 -20 $366 $619,142 15
40 20 Margin Call RAtt. $293,825 -30.6% 140 -30 $2,099 140 -30 $2,099 1,350 -390 $218 $4,367,821 6
41 8 Puss in Boots P/DW $7,511,036 -30.5% 3,005 -410 $2,500 4,100 -1,500 $1,832 40,100 -24,000 $187 $135,430,092 5
42 31 Dolphin Tale WB $185,854 -28.8% 216 -172 $860 220 -180 $845 1,690 -1,480 $110 $70,363,255 10
43 49 Spy Kids: All the Time in the World W/Dim. $26,764 -28.4% 48 -22 $558 50 -20 $535 403 -177 $66 $38,516,832 15
44 7 Immortals Rela. $8,875,905 -28.1% 2,677 -443 $3,316 3,600 -1,500 $2,466 36,800 -22,600 $241 $68,706,981 3
45 59 The Women on the 6th Floor Strand $17,242 -27.2% 16 +1 $1,078 - - n/a - - n/a $336,495 8
46 28 The Way PDA $205,441 -25.4% 101 -36 $2,034 101 -39 $2,034 280 -150 $734 $3,374,493 8
47 56 Eames: The Architect and the Painter FRun $18,335 -25.1% 9 +3 $2,037 10 +4 $1,834 20 +4 $917 $53,006 3
48 54 The Guard SPC $19,930 -23.7% 23 +1 $867 23 +1 $867 40 - $498 $5,275,693 18
49 35 Contagion WB $155,298 -22.4% 218 -83 $712 220 -81 $706 2,010 -1,030 $77 $75,450,549 12
50 48 Cars 2 BV $28,394 -20.3% 63 -23 $451 70 -20 $406 160 -70 $177 $191,434,784 23
51 79 The Mill and the Cross KC $3,762 -19.2% 4 -5 $941 - - n/a - - n/a $251,105 11
52 67 Elite Squad: The Enemy Within Vari. $9,118 -19.0% 5 +2 $1,824 5 +2 $1,824 16 +3 $570 $37,251 3
53 37 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $105,747 -18.7% 68 -14 $1,555 70 -12 $1,511 210 -110 $504 $94,067,829 11
54 16 Like Crazy ParV $425,116 -18.6% 150 +42 $2,834 150 +40 $2,834 2,230 +603 $191 $2,478,434 5
55 11 J. Edgar WB $4,975,172 -16.1% 1,910 -37 $2,605 1,910 -290 $2,605 22,300 -4,500 $223 $28,837,843 3
56 86 Senna PDA $1,959 -16.0% 2 - $980 2 - $980 - -4 n/a $1,612,430 16
57 30 50/50 Sum. $197,651 -14.8% 210 +25 $941 210 +20 $941 2,310 +690 $86 $34,554,781 9
58 6 Jack and Jill Sony $10,000,142 -14.8% 3,029 -409 $3,301 3,100 -1,300 $3,226 43,100 -18,500 $232 $57,120,112 3
59 40 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Fox $77,065 -10.7% 120 -11 $642 120 -11 $642 380 -80 $203 $176,585,297 17
60 75 Garbo: The Spy FRun $5,000 -10.6% 2 +1 $2,500 - - n/a - - n/a $12,677 2
61 51 The Big Year Fox $25,014 -10.5% 52 -7 $481 52 -8 $481 140 -30 $179 $7,160,649 7
62 50 Le Havre Jan. $26,738 -9.8% 12 -1 $2,228 12 -1 $2,228 30 -10 $891 $238,265 6
63 70 The Whale Pala. $6,604 -9.0% 2 -3 $3,302 2 -8 $3,302 - -10 n/a $53,991 12
64 73 Revenge of the Electric Car A23 $5,307 -3.6% 3 - $1,769 3 - $1,769 14 +4 $379 $136,591 6
65 18 Melancholia Magn. $329,622 -2.3% 95 +38 $3,470 96 +36 $3,434 330 +100 $999 $1,200,599 3
66 66 Weekend (2011) IFC $9,212 -1.2% 8 -3 $1,152 - - n/a - - n/a $469,947 10
67 106 I'm Glad My Mother is Alive Strand $147 - 1 - $147 1 - $147 1 - $147 $8,705 7
68 104 Project Nim RAtt. $231 - 1 -1 $231 1 - $231 2 - $116 $407,211 21
69 102 Back Door Channels FKF $346 - 2 - $173 - - n/a - - n/a $11,997 8
70 101 The Interrupters CGld $404 - 3 - $135 3 - $135 - - n/a $254,631 18
71 93 Bill Cunningham New York Zeit. $1,172 - 1 - $1,172 - - n/a - - n/a $1,510,026 36
72 87 The Man Who Fell to Earth (35th anniversary re-issue) Rialto $1,578 - 2 - $789 2 - $789 - - n/a $99,121 23
73 81 Four Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle (2011 re-release) FDesk $2,498 - 1 - $2,498 - - n/a - - n/a $15,864 18
74 76 House of Pleasures IFC $4,766 - 1 - $4,766 - - n/a - - n/a $4,766 1
75 63 Crazy Wisdom AM $10,304 - 1 - $10,304 - - n/a - - n/a $10,304 1
76 44 The Polar Express (2011 re-issue) WB $55,299 - 19 - $2,910 - - n/a - - n/a $74,470 1
77 34 A Dangerous Method SPC $167,953 - 4 - $41,988 7 - $23,993 38 - $4,420 $226,685 1
78 29 The Artist Wein. $204,878 - 4 - $51,220 7 - $29,268 146 - $1,403 $204,878 1
79 15 Desi Boyz Eros $702,325 - 103 - $6,819 110 - $6,385 420 - $1,672 $702,325 1
80 12 My Week with Marilyn Wein. $1,750,507 - 244 - $7,174 250 - $7,002 3,820 - $458 $2,062,150 1
81 5 Hugo Par. $11,364,505 - 1,277 - $8,899 2,400 - $4,735 26,200 - $434 $15,402,042 1
82 4 Arthur Christmas Sony $12,068,931 - 3,376 - $3,575 5,600 - $2,155 60,400 - $200 $16,301,131 1
83 2 The Muppets BV $29,239,026 - 3,440 - $8,500 4,600 - $6,356 62,900 - $465 $41,516,691 1
84 10 Tower Heist Uni. $7,174,615 +1.0% 2,474 -468 $2,900 2,500 -500 $2,870 28,400 -11,600 $253 $65,198,780 4
85 71 Love Crime IFC $6,439 +1.7% 8 -3 $805 10 -1 $644 20 -10 $322 $538,356 13
86 53 Under the Sea 3D WB $20,178 +2.9% 8 -2 $2,522 10 - $2,018 10 -10 $2,018 $28,714,679 146
87 19 The Help BV $311,076 +4.5% 283 -74 $1,099 290 -70 $1,073 820 -260 $379 $168,753,480 16
88 83 London Boulevard IFC $2,205 +6.2% 2 +1 $1,103 2 +1 $1,103 5 +1 $441 $10,484 3
89 36 Abduction LGF $132,281 +6.5% 163 -18 $812 163 -18 $812 1,750 -320 $76 $27,840,894 10
90 26 The Three Musketeers (2011) Sum. $229,830 +6.5% 224 +54 $1,026 260 +80 $884 2,350 +1,030 $98 $19,908,928 6
91 39 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB $89,022 +11.7% 49 - $1,817 50 - $1,780 270 - $330 $14,451,653 34
92 25 The Smurfs Sony $239,511 +12.5% 248 -4 $966 260 -10 $921 2,600 -80 $92 $142,324,120 18
93 68 Inni CP $7,002 +13.3% 3 -3 $2,334 3 -7 $2,334 - -10 n/a $99,423 5
94 77 Machine Gun Preacher Rela. $4,247 +20.9% 9 -10 $472 10 -10 $425 80 -60 $53 $537,580 10
95 65 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax $9,836 +42.7% 1 - $9,836 1 - $9,836 - - n/a $18,022,189 631
96 38 Drive (2011) FD $93,344 +51.1% 93 +47 $1,004 93 +47 $1,004 1,039 +639 $90 $34,500,254 11
97 94 Higher Ground SPC $992 +51.2% 6 - $165 10 - $99 10 - $99 $829,982 14
98 41 Hubble 3D WB $71,141 +57.7% 20 +1 $3,557 20 - $3,557 30 - $2,371 $29,542,053 89
99 60 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World 3D $12,609 +64.2% 9 - $1,401 - - n/a - - n/a $4,399,140 79
100 43 Midnight in Paris SPC $58,955 +69.9% 41 +5 $1,438 41 +1 $1,438 100 +20 $590 $55,684,541 28
101 52 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $24,980 +92.2% 2 +1 $12,490 2 +1 $12,490 2 +1 $12,490 $84,544,744 502
102 57 Tomboy (2011) Da. $17,947 +153.6% 6 +5 $2,991 - - n/a - - n/a $31,798 2
103 95 Restless (2011) SPC $835 +252.3% 3 +1 $278 3 +1 $278 3 -1 $278 $160,464 11
104 69 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $6,667 +293.3% 3 +1 $2,222 - - n/a - - n/a $178,918 18
105 9 The Descendants FoxS $7,345,720 +517.2% 390 +361 $18,835 530 +480 $13,860 7,340 +7,080 $1,001 $10,886,952 2
106 88 Granito: How to Nail a Dictator ICir $1,524 +1,781.5% 3 +2 $508 3 +2 $508 10 +7 $152 $34,860 11
TOTALS:$164,744,972-26.0%36,389+1,433$4,52748,929+1,803$3,367553,521+12,208$298 
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