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2009 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Jan. 31, 2009

#1–100 - #101–144
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Gran TorinoWB$103,095,5603,045$148,095,30269.6%12/12/08
2Paul Blart: Mall CopSony$80,719,2953,206$146,336,17855.2%1/16/09
3Marley and MeFox$67,137,5933,505$143,153,75146.9%12/25/08
4The Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonPar.$63,165,8622,988$127,509,32649.5%12/25/08
5Bride WarsFox$53,259,9833,228$58,715,51090.7%1/9/09
6Bedtime StoriesBV$51,736,2493,684$110,101,97547.0%12/25/08
7Hotel for DogsP/DW$45,968,7973,271$73,034,46062.9%1/16/09
8My Bloody Valentine 3-DLGF$44,023,3232,534$51,545,95285.4%1/16/09
9Slumdog MillionaireFoxS$43,588,6901,633$141,319,92830.8%11/12/08
10The Unborn (2009)Uni.$41,141,7852,359$42,670,41096.4%1/9/09
11ValkyrieUA$40,650,5712,838$83,077,83348.9%12/25/08
12Yes ManWB$35,783,8323,434$97,690,97636.6%12/19/08
13Notorious (2009)FoxS$34,754,3031,641$36,843,68294.3%1/16/09
14Underworld: Rise of the LycansSGem$31,668,2272,942$45,802,31569.1%1/23/09
15Seven PoundsSony$24,012,8392,758$69,951,82434.3%12/19/08
16DefianceParV$22,329,7871,793$28,644,81378.0%12/31/08
17TakenFox$21,072,4233,183$145,000,98914.5%1/30/09
18TwilightSum.$16,205,5721,888$192,769,8548.4%11/21/08
19DoubtMira.$15,979,2351,287$33,446,47047.8%12/12/08
20The Tale of DespereauxUni.$15,825,9803,107$50,877,14531.1%12/19/08
21Revolutionary RoadParV$15,200,6281,077$22,911,48066.3%12/26/08
22InkheartWB (NL)$11,944,2772,655$17,303,42469.0%1/23/09
23The WrestlerFoxS$11,495,235722$26,238,24343.8%12/17/08
24The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)Fox$11,469,0372,402$79,366,97814.5%12/12/08
25Last Chance HarveyOver.$11,213,7921,108$14,889,04275.3%12/25/08
26The ReaderWein.$10,439,3961,002$34,194,40730.5%12/10/08
27Not Easily BrokenSGem$10,248,739725$10,572,74296.9%1/9/09
28Frost/NixonUni.$9,692,8611,105$18,622,03152.1%12/5/08
29The UninvitedP/DW$9,041,3952,344$28,596,81831.6%1/30/09
30MilkFocus$8,542,471882$31,841,29926.8%11/26/08
31BoltBV$7,559,2701,923$114,053,5796.6%11/21/08
32The SpiritLGF$6,738,7822,509$19,806,18834.0%12/25/08
33Four ChristmasesWB (NL)$5,922,7382,510$120,146,0404.9%11/26/08
34New in TownLGF$5,548,3891,941$16,734,28333.2%1/30/09
35AustraliaFox$3,784,847765$49,554,0027.6%11/26/08
36Madagascar: Escape 2 AfricaP/DW$3,524,434808$180,010,9502.0%11/7/08
37Quantum of SolaceSony$3,109,625891$168,368,4271.8%11/14/08
38Rachel Getting MarriedSPC$1,488,382370$12,796,84111.6%10/3/08
39The Dark KnightWB$1,361,653350$533,345,3580.3%7/18/08
40Beverly Hills ChihuahuaBV$1,131,665283$94,514,4021.2%10/3/08
41Role ModelsUni.$926,455270$67,294,2701.4%11/7/08
42Chandni Chowk to ChinaWB$908,035130$921,73898.5%1/16/09
43Waltz with BashirSPC$805,52244$2,283,84935.3%12/25/08
44GhajiniAdL.$721,68083$2,430,62729.7%12/24/08
45High School Musical 3: Senior YearBV$654,699295$90,559,4160.7%10/24/08
46CheIFC$646,48526$1,497,10943.2%12/12/08
47Let the Right One In (2008)Magn.$439,43440$2,122,06520.7%10/24/08
48Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX)NGE$406,18621$23,746,0661.7%10/5/07
49I've Loved You So LongSPC$393,82643$3,169,30512.4%10/24/08
50Vicky Cristina BarcelonaMGM/W$386,47088$23,216,7091.7%8/15/08
51Cadillac RecordsSony$351,355180$8,195,5514.3%12/5/08
52Nothing Like the HolidaysOver.$340,457439$7,503,7364.5%12/12/08
53The Boy in the Striped PajamasMira.$324,93496$9,046,1563.6%11/7/08
54Magnificent Desolation (IMAX)Imax$314,4707$34,130,2190.9%9/23/05
55Synecdoche, New YorkSPC$313,61941$3,083,53810.2%10/24/08
56Happy-Go-LuckyMira.$291,40559$3,512,0168.3%10/10/08
57The Secret Life of BeesFoxS$276,81884$37,770,1620.7%10/17/08
58FireproofGold.$269,26198$33,456,3170.8%9/26/08
59Space Station 3-D (IMAX)Imax$266,94910$91,661,2520.3%4/19/02
60Fly Me to the MoonSum.$261,55413$13,816,9821.9%8/15/08
61Zack and Miri Make a PornoWein.$244,203103$31,457,9460.8%10/31/08
62Eagle EyeP/DW$241,757205$101,440,7430.2%9/26/08
63The ClassSPC$237,07425$3,766,8106.3%12/19/08
64Body of LiesWB$191,083182$39,394,6660.5%10/10/08
65Luck by ChanceAdL.$176,02157$356,01949.4%1/30/09
66Wendy and LucyOsci.$156,03713$865,69518.0%12/10/08
67Deep Sea 3D (IMAX)WB$150,8288$46,093,3720.3%3/3/06
68Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D3D$148,24610$7,714,9961.9%2/15/08
69Rab Ne Bana Di JodiYash$141,95754$2,078,9566.8%12/12/08
70ChangelingUni.$141,585125$35,739,8020.4%10/24/08
71AppaloosaWB (NL)$138,841178$20,211,3940.7%9/19/08
72A Christmas TaleIFC$121,35352$1,060,92211.4%11/14/08
73Roving Mars (IMAX)BV$105,0317$10,407,9781.0%1/27/06
74Nights in RodantheWB$104,788115$41,850,6590.3%9/26/08
75OutlanderTRR$93,93581$166,00356.6%1/23/09
76The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2008)WB$87,44626$1,705,6945.1%11/21/08
77IgorMGM$82,67146$19,528,6020.4%9/19/08
78The Haunting of Molly HartleyFree$74,14627$13,559,8120.5%10/31/08
79Soul MenMGM/W$63,68890$12,082,3910.5%11/7/08
80Made in U.S.A. (re-issue)Rialto$52,9692$95,20955.6%1/9/09
81Silent LightPalT$51,6651$60,20085.8%1/7/09
82Transporter 3LGF$39,431135$31,715,0620.1%11/26/08
83The Secret of the GrainIFC$39,3111$86,35645.5%12/24/08
84JCVDPArch$32,80110$470,6917.0%11/7/08
85Tell No OneMBox$29,5538$6,177,1920.5%7/2/08
86Owl and the SparrowWave$27,8534$47,07159.2%1/16/09
87U2 3DNGE$27,5374$10,363,3410.3%1/23/08
88Max PayneFox$25,84627$40,689,3930.1%10/17/08
89Santa Vs. the Snowman - Season 7 (IMAX)Imax$25,45618$433,7975.9%10/31/08
90GoodThink$25,2628$27,27692.6%12/31/08
91City of EmberFox$23,39625$7,873,0070.3%10/10/08
92How About YouStrand$23,2035$78,23429.7%11/14/08
93A SecretStrand$22,8866$623,5583.7%9/5/08
94Frozen RiverSPC$21,93425$2,511,4760.9%8/1/08
95Stranded: I Have Come from a Plane That Crashed on the MountainsZeit.$20,7074$89,47323.1%10/22/08
96Timecrimes (Los Cronocrimenes)Magn.$18,5803$39,12747.5%12/12/08
97Crips and Bloods: Made in AmericaArgo.$18,4081$70,21926.2%1/23/09
98Of Time and the CityStrand$16,8392$32,67751.5%1/21/09
99KillshotWein.$16,6595$18,64389.4%1/23/09
100Man on WireMagn.$16,3975$2,962,2420.6%7/25/08
Summary of 144 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$1,014,386,445----
Averages:$7,044,350----
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