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August 17-19, 2012
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'Expendables 2' Commandeers Top Spot,
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RowEst. / Act.DiffMovie Title (click to view)StudioStudio Est. / ActualDiff% DiffTheatersEst. TotalActualWk
1 - 34 - Marvel's The Avengers BV $157,000 $148,968 $-8,032 -5.1% 142 $617,603,000 $617,595,391 16
2 6 6 - The Dark Knight Rises WB $11,140,000 $11,011,349 $-128,651 -1.2% 3,157 $409,916,000 $409,787,260 5
3 - 30 - The Hunger Games LGF $210,000 $204,955 $-5,045 -2.4% 230 $407,693,000 $407,688,212 22
4 - 17 - The Amazing Spider-Man Sony $770,000 $758,807 $-11,193 -1.5% 598 $257,447,000 $257,435,325 7
5 - 16 - Brave BV $818,000 $815,785 $-2,215 -0.3% 641 $229,124,000 $229,121,303 9
6 12 12 - Ted Uni. $1,625,000 $1,543,080 $-81,920 -5.0% 1,169 $213,146,000 $213,064,385 8
7 - 18 - Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted P/DW $695,000 $708,023 $+13,023 +1.9% 406 $212,672,000 $212,684,700 11
8 - 28 - Snow White and the Huntsman Uni. $212,000 $208,615 $-3,385 -1.6% 244 $154,664,000 $154,660,660 12
9 11 11 - Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $2,950,000 $3,005,507 $+55,507 +1.9% 2,274 $150,136,000 $150,191,923 6
10 2 2 - The Bourne Legacy Uni. $17,020,000 $17,057,385 $+37,385 +0.2% 3,753 $69,581,000 $69,618,465 2
11 - 35 - Tyler Perry's Madea's Witness Protection LGF $120,000 $112,655 $-7,345 -6.1% 199 $64,966,000 $64,958,425 8
12 10 10 - Total Recall (2012) Sony $3,500,000 $3,472,829 $-27,171 -0.8% 2,434 $51,782,000 $51,755,272 3
13 4 4 - The Campaign WB $13,385,000 $13,127,289 $-257,711 -1.9% 3,255 $51,694,000 $51,435,826 2
14 - 38 - Savages (2012) Uni. $109,000 $104,720 $-4,280 -3.9% 154 $47,062,000 $47,057,935 7
15 - 36 - The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel FoxS $104,000 $108,355 $+4,355 +4.2% 128 $45,588,000 $45,592,328 16
16 9 9 - Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Fox $3,850,000 $3,834,737 $-15,263 -0.4% 2,737 $38,762,000 $38,747,058 3
17 8 8 - Hope Springs Sony $9,100,000 $9,111,529 $+11,529 +0.1% 2,361 $35,051,000 $35,063,321 2
18 - 21 - The Watch Fox $440,000 $502,413 $+62,413 +14.2% 513 $33,000,000 $33,062,599 4
19 14 15 +1 Step Up Revolution LG/S $1,117,000 $1,040,170 $-76,830 -6.9% 905 $32,853,000 $32,776,588 4
20 1 1 - The Expendables 2 LGF $28,750,000 $28,591,370 $-158,630 -0.6% 3,316 $28,750,000 $28,591,370 1
21 - 46 - Katy Perry: Part of Me Par. $60,000 $62,668 $+2,668 +4.4% 140 $25,239,000 $25,240,988 7
22 - 27 - To Rome with Love SPC $252,000 $244,287 $-7,713 -3.1% 160 $15,562,000 $15,553,959 9
23 7 7 - The Odd Life of Timothy Green BV $10,909,000 $10,822,903 $-86,097 -0.8% 2,598 $15,187,000 $15,100,918 1
24 3 3 - ParaNorman Focus $14,008,000 $14,087,050 $+79,050 +0.6% 3,429 $14,008,000 $14,087,050 1
25 5 5 - Sparkle (2012) TriS $12,000,000 $11,643,342 $-356,658 -3.0% 2,244 $12,000,000 $11,643,342 1
26 - 47 - Bernie MNE $59,500 $62,219 $+2,719 +4.6% 71 $9,044,200 $9,046,936 17
27 - 19 - Beasts of the Southern Wild FoxS $555,000 $563,293 $+8,293 +1.5% 236 $8,103,000 $8,110,969 8
28 - 22 - The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Wein. $375,000 $366,655 $-8,345 -2.2% 194 $6,907,000 $6,898,741 13
29 - 50 - Safety Not Guaranteed FD $41,000 $40,986 $-14 -0.0% 54 $3,683,600 $3,683,593 11
30 - 23 - Nitro Circus the Movie 3D ArcEnt $310,000 $312,790 $+2,790 +0.9% 424 $3,075,000 $3,077,961 2
31 13 13 - 2016 Obama's America RM $1,249,000 $1,244,698 $-4,302 -0.3% 169 $2,067,000 $2,028,067 6
32 - 25 - Ruby Sparks FoxS $300,000 $301,226 $+1,226 +0.4% 218 $1,795,000 $1,796,597 4
33 - 61 - Your Sister's Sister IFC $18,900 $17,508 $-1,392 -7.4% 26 $1,575,000 $1,573,712 10
34 - 29 - The Queen of Versailles Magn. $190,000 $208,444 $+18,444 +9.7% 77 $1,228,000 $1,246,635 5
35 - 40 - Farewell My Queen Cohen $100,000 $96,235 $-3,765 -3.8% 60 $969,000 $966,200 6
36 - 26 - Celeste and Jesse Forever SPC $251,000 $246,927 $-4,073 -1.6% 67 $619,000 $615,488 3
37 - 48 - Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $46,500 $49,103 $+2,603 +5.6% 31 $320,200 $322,102 4
38 - 37 - Searching for Sugar Man SPC $109,000 $106,283 $-2,717 -2.5% 27 $312,000 $309,359 4
39 - 64 - Easy Money (2012) Wein. $13,100 $13,195 $+95 +0.7% 5 $165,700 $165,786 6
40 - 39 - 2 Days in New York Magn. $86,000 $100,375 $+14,375 +16.7% 20 $123,900 $144,055 2
41 - 41 - The Awakening (2012) Cohen $94,400 $95,933 $+1,533 +1.6% 70 $94,400 $95,933 1
42 - 45 - Cosmopolis EOne $72,300 $70,339 $-1,961 -2.7% 3 $72,300 $266,912 1
43 - 78 - Klown Drft. $2,300 $2,663 $+363 +15.8% 5 $57,900 $58,247 4
44 - 65 - Chicken with Plums SPC $11,200 $11,301 $+101 +0.9% 2 $53,400 $53,477 1
45 - 52 - Robot & Frank Gold. $38,200 $35,539 $-2,661 -7.0% 2 $38,200 $35,539 1
46 - 55 - Beloved (2012) IFC $27,500 $25,825 $-1,675 -6.1% 5 $27,500 $25,825 1
47 - 63 - Compliance Magn. $16,000 $16,427 $+427 +2.7% 1 $16,000 $16,427 1
48 - 69 - Side By Side Trib. $7,200 $6,956 $-244 -3.4% 1 $7,200 $6,956 1
49 - 72 - Death by China A23 $4,900 $5,701 $+801 +16.3% 1 $4,900 $5,701 1
TOTALS:$137,279,000$136,329,412$-949,588-0.7%38,956 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn around 55 percent of the final gross.

Note: Studio Estimates are the estimated weekend grosses that each distributor makes for its own movies on Sunday mornings—based on grosses for Friday and Saturday plus a projection for Sunday. This chart view shows how accurate the studios were.



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