Domestic Box Office For Dec 18, 2006

Rank Release Metric Fri Dec 15Sat Dec 16Sun Dec 17Mon Dec 18Tue Dec 19Wed Dec 20Thu Dec 21
1

The Pursuit of Happyness

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$8,951,750$10,544,653$7,045,306$2,877,841$2,856,735$2,806,095$3,204,515
Theaters2,8522,8522,8522,8522,8522,8522,852
Average$3,138$3,697$2,470$1,009$1,001$983$1,123
%± YD-+17.8%-33.2%-59.2%-0.7%-1.8%+14.2%
%± LW-------
GTD$8,951,750$19,496,403$26,541,709$29,419,550$32,276,285$35,082,380$38,286,895
Days1234567
2

Eragon

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$8,742,232$8,749,680$5,747,995$1,792,661$1,731,047$1,755,458$1,976,629
Theaters3,0203,0203,0203,0203,0203,0203,020
Average$2,894$2,897$1,903$593$573$581$654
%± YD-<0.1%-34.3%-68.8%-3.4%+1.4%+12.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$8,742,232$17,491,912$23,239,907$25,032,568$26,763,615$28,519,073$30,495,702
Days1234567
3

Charlotte's Web

Paramount Pictures
Gross$3,425,749$4,671,163$3,360,441$1,396,750$1,599,572$2,019,086$2,336,705
Theaters3,5663,5663,5663,5663,5663,5663,566
Average$960$1,309$942$391$448$566$655
%± YD-+36.4%-28.1%-58.4%+14.5%+26.2%+15.7%
%± LW-------
GTD$3,425,749$8,096,912$11,457,353$12,854,103$14,453,675$16,472,761$18,809,466
Days1234567
4

The Holiday

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$2,568,310$3,219,299$2,227,104$1,105,023$1,203,720$1,252,688$1,406,479
Theaters2,6142,6142,6142,6142,6142,6142,614
Average$982$1,231$851$422$460$479$538
%± YD+140.2%+25.3%-30.8%-50.4%+8.9%+4.1%+12.3%
%± LW-42.2%-38.6%-28%+6.6%+5.7%+15.2%+31.5%
GTD$19,678,649$22,897,948$25,125,052$26,230,075$27,433,795$28,686,483$30,092,962
Days891011121314
5

Happy Feet

Warner Bros.
Gross$2,094,152$3,709,220$2,555,049$926,426$1,046,298$1,193,432$1,545,216
Theaters3,3353,3353,3353,3353,3353,3353,335
Average$627$1,112$766$277$313$357$463
%± YD+165.3%+77.1%-31.1%-63.7%+12.9%+14.1%+29.5%
%± LW-32.1%-38.3%-32.9%+36.4%+42.9%+58.6%+95.7%
GTD$142,980,522$146,689,742$149,244,791$150,171,217$151,217,515$152,410,947$153,956,163
Days29303132333435
6

Apocalypto

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$2,260,525$3,138,017$2,609,584$913,376$886,540$830,143$884,565
Theaters2,4652,4652,4652,4652,4652,4652,465
Average$917$1,273$1,058$370$359$336$358
%± YD+96%+38.8%-16.8%-65%-2.9%-6.4%+6.6%
%± LW-53.9%-45.2%-40.3%-39.5%-33.9%-30.3%-23.3%
GTD$22,461,931$25,599,948$28,209,532$29,122,908$30,009,448$30,839,591$31,724,156
Days891011121314
7

Blood Diamond

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,812,761$2,811,988$1,892,722$798,365$867,335$832,400$867,393
Theaters1,9101,9101,9101,9101,9101,9101,910
Average$949$1,472$990$417$454$435$454
%± YD+111.2%+55.1%-32.7%-57.8%+8.6%-4%+4.2%
%± LW-31.5%-22.4%-20.4%-5.8%-2.4%-5.1%+1%
GTD$13,932,547$16,744,535$18,637,257$19,435,622$20,302,957$21,135,357$22,002,750
Days891011121314
8

Casino Royale

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,603,922$2,478,377$1,545,345$690,009$758,665$754,817$864,525
Theaters2,4372,4372,4372,4372,4372,2142,214
Average$658$1,016$634$283$311$340$390
%± YD+123.5%+54.5%-37.6%-55.3%+10%-0.5%+14.5%
%± LW-39.1%-39.5%-29.7%+2.9%+4.1%+2.4%+20.4%
GTD$133,477,662$135,956,039$137,501,384$138,191,393$138,950,058$139,704,875$140,569,400
Days29303132333435
9

The Nativity Story

New Line (Pre-Warner)
Gross$1,205,000$1,721,000$1,730,000$676,000$784,000$1,018,000$1,194,000
Theaters2,5742,5742,5742,5742,5742,5742,574
Average$468$668$672$262$304$395$463
%± YD+88.6%+42.8%+0.5%-60.9%+16%+29.8%+17.3%
%± LW-17.5%-21.5%-16.1%+27.3%+34.5%+46.1%+86.9%
GTD$19,561,000$21,282,000$23,012,695$23,689,000$24,473,000$25,491,000$26,684,831
Days15161718192021
10

Deja Vu

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$916,306$1,261,263$797,787$335,588$360,201$322,884$351,761
Theaters1,9851,9851,9851,9851,9851,9851,985
Average$461$635$401$169$181$162$177
%± YD+103.5%+37.6%-36.7%-57.9%+7.3%-10.4%+8.9%
%± LW-50.3%-54.3%-43.6%-23.1%-20.9%-25.8%-21.9%
GTD$55,689,349$56,950,612$57,748,399$58,083,987$58,444,188$58,767,072$59,118,833
Days24252627282930
11

Unaccompanied Minors

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,048,943$1,523,448$972,961$317,123$403,494$517,195$668,188
Theaters2,7752,7752,7752,7752,7752,7082,708
Average$377$548$350$114$145$190$246
%± YD+448%+45.2%-36.1%-67.4%+27.2%+28.2%+29.2%
%± LW-32.6%-44.6%-35.4%+90.8%+116.5%+174.5%+249.1%
GTD$7,596,858$9,120,306$10,093,267$10,410,390$10,813,884$11,331,079$11,999,267
Days891011121314
12

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$428,981$867,881$598,729$227,174$280,405$301,081$421,737
Theaters1,5351,5351,5351,5351,5351,5351,535
Average$279$565$390$147$182$196$274
%± YD+91.8%+102.3%-31%-62.1%+23.4%+7.4%+40.1%
%± LW-43.2%-43.2%-38.5%+29%+46.2%+42.6%+88.5%
GTD$78,415,737$79,283,618$79,882,347$80,109,521$80,389,926$80,691,007$81,112,744
Days43444546474849
13

Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$463,113$663,501$417,226$218,138$233,316$202,054$216,936
Theaters951951951951951730730
Average$486$697$438$229$245$276$297
%± YD+76%+43.3%-37.1%-47.7%+7%-13.4%+7.4%
%± LW-41.7%-42.5%-33%-4.2%-7.7%-22.3%-17.5%
GTD$121,732,826$122,396,327$122,813,553$123,031,691$123,265,007$123,467,061$123,683,997
Days43444546474849
14

Deck the Halls

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$498,835$884,632$537,656$160,194$188,994$185,868$246,374
Theaters1,8511,8511,8511,8511,8511,2601,260
Average$269$477$290$86$102$147$195
%± YD+160.7%+77.3%-39.2%-70.2%+18%-1.7%+32.6%
%± LW-52%-53.4%-49.2%-3.2%+3.3%+2.6%+28.7%
GTD$31,364,574$32,249,206$32,786,862$32,947,056$33,136,050$33,321,918$33,568,292
Days24252627282930
15

The Queen

Miramax Films
Gross$174,000$297,000$196,000$84,000$92,000$100,000$114,000
Theaters483483483483483483483
Average$360$614$405$173$190$207$236
%± YD+51.3%+70.7%-34%-57.1%+9.5%+8.7%+14%
%± LW-25%-25.2%-20.6%-15.2%-15.6%-8.3%-0.9%
GTD$25,154,000$25,451,000$25,646,953$25,731,000$25,823,000$25,923,000$26,037,699
Days77787980818283
16

Stranger Than Fiction

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$159,154$219,295$139,173$75,812$82,822$64,173$74,607
Theaters532532532532532423423
Average$299$412$261$142$155$151$176
%± YD+23.4%+37.8%-36.5%-45.5%+9.2%-22.5%+16.3%
%± LW-64.6%-66.4%-57.1%-32.1%-33.1%-48.6%-42.2%
GTD$39,779,308$39,998,603$40,137,776$40,213,588$40,296,410$40,360,583$40,435,190
Days36373839404142
17

The Polar Express

2006 IMAX ReleaseWarner Bros.
Gross$94,296$166,426$130,606$64,227$69,746$89,507$104,309
Theaters37373737373737
Average$2,548$4,498$3,529$1,735$1,885$2,419$2,819
%± YD+51.8%+76.5%-21.5%-50.8%+8.6%+28.3%+16.5%
%± LW+23.5%+14.5%+23.7%+72%+50.9%+92.9%+67.9%
GTD$1,368,000$1,534,426$1,665,032$1,729,259$1,799,005$1,888,512$1,992,821
Days29303132333435
18

Babel

Paramount Vantage
Gross$131,225$215,760$148,765$57,995$65,993$56,369$61,014
Theaters373373220220220220220
Average$351$578$676$263$299$256$277
%± YD+95.2%+64.4%-31.1%-61%+13.8%-14.6%+8.2%
%± LW+8.2%+7.2%+11%+24.9%+27.5%+4.3%-9.3%
GTD$17,956,440$18,172,200$18,320,965$18,378,960$18,444,953$18,501,322$18,562,336
Days50515253545556
19

Dreamgirls

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$87,275$146,025$145,650$57,425$57,400$73,775$56,475
Theaters3333333
Average$29,091$48,675$48,550$19,141$19,133$24,591$18,825
%± YD-+67.3%-0.3%-60.6%<0.1%+28.5%-23.4%
%± LW-------
GTD$87,275$233,300$378,950$436,375$493,775$567,550$624,025
Days1234567
20

The Departed

Warner Bros.
Gross$91,538$153,676$96,086$44,664$55,181$51,257$56,748
Theaters254254254254254191191
Average$360$605$378$175$217$268$297
%± YD+75%+67.9%-37.5%-53.5%+23.5%-7.1%+10.7%
%± LW-25.4%-28.1%-5.8%+5.6%+14.4%+4.4%+8.5%
GTD$119,023,866$119,177,542$119,273,628$119,318,292$119,373,473$119,424,730$119,481,478
Days71727374757677
21

Turistas

Fox Atomic
Gross$91,710$119,989$88,010$37,668$34,543$25,024$23,862
Theaters375375375375375375375
Average$244$319$234$100$92$66$63
%± YD-19.8%+30.8%-26.7%-57.2%-8.3%-27.6%-4.6%
%± LW-79.7%-79.6%-76.8%-70%-71.9%-78.5%-79.1%
GTD$6,529,123$6,649,112$6,737,122$6,774,790$6,809,333$6,834,357$6,858,219
Days15161718192021
22

The History Boys

Fox Searchlight
Gross$55,647$101,172$62,713$28,440$26,876$27,865$29,343
Theaters76767676767676
Average$732$1,331$825$374$353$366$386
%± YD+212.3%+81.8%-38%-54.7%-5.5%+3.7%+5.3%
%± LW+22.5%-0.5%+14.6%+48.7%+41.5%+43.9%+64.7%
GTD$631,381$732,553$795,266$823,706$850,582$878,447$907,790
Days25262728293031
23

Flushed Away

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$53,000$109,000$83,207$27,637$29,786$29,291$38,908
Theaters450450450450450450450
Average$117$242$184$61$66$65$86
%± YD+32.9%+105.7%-23.7%-66.8%+7.8%-1.7%+32.8%
%± LW-65.9%-72.3%-70.9%-22.3%-15%-21.3%-2.5%
GTD$61,415,290$61,524,290$61,607,497$61,635,134$61,664,920$61,694,211$61,733,119
Days43444546474849
24

The Fountain

Warner Bros.
Gross$39,891$51,412$38,930$22,053$22,301$17,294$18,185
Theaters1451451451451453535
Average$275$354$268$152$153$494$519
%± YD-36.9%+28.9%-24.3%-43.4%+1.1%-22.5%+5.2%
%± LW-73.7%-75.2%-72.6%-65.2%-65.3%-73.4%-71.2%
GTD$9,685,916$9,737,328$9,776,258$9,798,311$9,820,612$9,837,906$9,856,091
Days24252627282930
25

For Your Consideration

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross$45,977$78,341$48,640$21,262$22,196$22,797$24,061
Theaters161161161161161161161
Average$285$486$302$132$137$141$149
%± YD+63.7%+70.4%-37.9%-56.3%+4.4%+2.7%+5.5%
%± LW-49.1%-50.2%-47.5%-30.4%-27.2%-22.1%-14.3%
GTD$5,035,437$5,113,778$5,162,418$5,183,680$5,205,876$5,228,673$5,252,734
Days29303132333435
26

Bobby

MGM/Weinstein
Gross$43,062$70,746$41,242$19,373$21,080$18,331$17,455
Theaters203203203203203203203
Average$212$348$203$95$103$90$85
%± YD-20.7%+64.3%-41.7%-53%+8.8%-13%-4.8%
%± LW-72.3%-73.6%-71.6%-62%-60%-66.8%-67.9%
GTD$10,709,725$10,780,471$10,821,713$10,841,086$10,862,166$10,880,497$10,897,952
Days29303132333435
27

Deep Sea

Warner Bros.
Gross$23,394$22,543$16,374$12,957$20,037$18,265$18,586
Theaters25252525252525
Average$935$901$654$518$801$730$743
%± YD+77%-3.6%-27.4%-20.9%+54.6%-8.8%+1.8%
%± LW+11.6%+14.8%+3.8%+28.5%+41.6%+11.8%+40.6%
GTD$21,541,038$21,563,581$21,579,955$21,592,912$21,612,949$21,631,214$21,649,800
Days288289290291292293294
28

The Good German

Warner Bros.
Gross$22,486$31,085$23,246$11,712$10,767$9,636$9,646
Theaters5555555
Average$4,497$6,217$4,649$2,342$2,153$1,927$1,929
%± YD-+38.2%-25.2%-49.6%-8.1%-10.5%+0.1%
%± LW-------
GTD$22,486$53,571$76,817$88,529$99,296$108,932$118,578
Days1234567
29

Little Miss Sunshine

Fox Searchlight
Gross$15,861$26,504$15,709$9,854$11,195$11,049$10,867
Theaters95959595959595
Average$166$278$165$103$117$116$114
%± YD+53.5%+67.1%-40.7%-37.3%+13.6%-1.3%-1.6%
%± LW-29.4%-28.4%-23.7%-9.5%-3.5%+6.4%+5.2%
GTD$59,273,564$59,300,068$59,315,777$59,325,631$59,336,826$59,347,875$59,358,742
Days143144145146147148149
30

Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$22,058$25,517$16,299$9,180$10,458$5,781$5,499
Theaters130130130130130130130
Average$169$196$125$70$80$44$42
%± YD-69.8%+15.7%-36.1%-43.7%+13.9%-44.7%-4.9%
%± LW-92.7%-93%-92.1%-89.2%-86.5%-92.3%-92.5%
GTD$4,166,613$4,192,130$4,208,429$4,217,609$4,228,067$4,233,848$4,239,346
Days15161718192021
31

The Wedding Weekend

The Weinstein Company
Gross$12,806$21,493$14,615$6,881$8,826$8,384$12,172
Theaters83837171717171
Average$154$258$205$96$124$118$171
%± YD+25.4%+67.8%-32%-52.9%+28.3%-5%+45.2%
%± LW-42.6%-45.2%-46%-30.9%-21.7%-22.9%+19.1%
GTD$971,894$993,387$1,008,002$1,014,883$1,023,709$1,032,093$1,044,265
Days50515253545556
32

The Last King of Scotland

Fox Searchlight
Gross$8,620$14,863$9,723$4,450$4,507$4,513$4,882
Theaters15151515151515
Average$574$990$648$296$300$300$325
%± YD+126.1%+72.4%-34.6%-54.2%+1.3%+0.1%+8.2%
%± LW+21%+5.9%+20.7%+60.5%+29.1%+11.8%+28%
GTD$3,510,665$3,525,528$3,535,251$3,539,701$3,544,208$3,548,721$3,553,603
Days80818283848586
33

Flicka

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$13,703$21,298$13,097$4,439$4,912$4,793$6,698
Theaters189189189189189189189
Average$72$112$69$23$25$25$35
%± YD+123.4%+55.4%-38.5%-66.1%+10.7%-2.4%+39.7%
%± LW-35.3%-46.1%-45.1%-27.1%-34.8%-26.5%+9.2%
GTD$20,746,126$20,767,424$20,780,521$20,784,960$20,789,872$20,794,665$20,801,363
Days57585960616263
34

The Illusionist

Yari Film Group Releasing
Gross$10,286$14,715$10,491$4,184$5,255$5,418$5,422
Theaters82828282828282
Average$125$179$127$51$64$66$66
%± YD+48.6%+43.1%-28.7%-60.1%+25.6%+3.1%<0.1%
%± LW-34.7%-37.1%-23%-40.1%-34.7%-29.8%-21.7%
GTD$39,657,585$39,672,300$39,682,791$39,686,975$39,692,230$39,697,648$39,703,070
Days120121122123124125126
35

The Marine

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$6,512$12,120$8,754$2,202$2,593$2,943$3,850
Theaters84848484848484
Average$77$144$104$26$30$35$45
%± YD+72.6%+86.1%-27.8%-74.8%+17.8%+13.5%+30.8%
%± LW-47.5%-51.2%-43.9%-35.5%-35.4%-21.3%+2.1%
GTD$18,698,873$18,710,993$18,719,747$18,721,949$18,724,542$18,727,485$18,731,335
Days64656667686970
36

A Good Year

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$4,240$5,956$3,428$2,034$2,766$2,270$2,620
Theaters61616161616161
Average$69$97$56$33$45$37$42
%± YD+29.8%+40.5%-42.4%-40.7%+36%-17.9%+15.4%
%± LW-52.9%-57.5%-57.4%-35.4%-35.6%-34.4%-19.8%
GTD$7,383,416$7,389,372$7,392,800$7,394,834$7,397,600$7,399,870$7,402,490
Days36373839404142
37

Fast Food Nation

Fox Searchlight
Gross$3,106$4,719$3,467$1,989$2,313$1,880$1,569
Theaters24242424242424
Average$129$196$144$82$96$78$65
%± YD+38.7%+51.9%-26.5%-42.6%+16.3%-18.7%-16.5%
%± LW-36.5%-34%-32.2%-43.1%+3.8%+5.4%-29.9%
GTD$959,247$963,966$967,433$969,422$971,735$973,615$975,184
Days29303132333435
38

Copying Beethoven

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$4,636$8,717$5,171$1,953$1,991$2,062$2,406
Theaters23232323232323
Average$201$379$224$84$86$89$104
%± YD+81.1%+88%-40.7%-62.2%+1.9%+3.6%+16.7%
%± LW-3.2%-17.3%-21.9%-44.1%-31.7%-32%-6%
GTD$308,064$316,781$321,952$323,905$325,896$327,958$330,364
Days36373839404142
39

Flyboys

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$4,331$5,406$3,083$1,727$1,960$2,189$2,466
Theaters63636363636363
Average$68$85$48$27$31$34$39
%± YD-20.3%+24.8%-43%-44%+13.5%+11.7%+12.7%
%± LW-64.2%-71.6%-71.3%-61.4%-65.5%-59.1%-54.6%
GTD$13,073,799$13,079,205$13,082,288$13,084,015$13,085,975$13,088,164$13,090,630
Days85868788899091
40

The Science of Sleep

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross$1,973$2,826$2,224$1,341$2,087$1,036$2,371
Theaters12121212121212
Average$164$235$185$111$173$86$197
%± YD-40.5%+43.2%-21.3%-39.7%+55.6%-50.4%+128.9%
%± LW-36.8%-46.8%-50.5%-34.3%+26.3%-58.6%-28.5%
GTD$4,658,759$4,661,585$4,663,809$4,665,150$4,667,237$4,668,273$4,670,644
Days85868788899091
41

School for Scoundrels

MGM/Weinstein
Gross$2,470$3,504$2,024$875$895$979$1,024
Theaters40404040404040
Average$61$87$50$21$22$24$25
%± YD+10.2%+41.9%-42.2%-56.8%+2.3%+9.4%+4.6%
%± LW-65.4%-66.4%-61.8%-57.9%-56.3%-56.9%-54.3%
GTD$17,798,268$17,801,772$17,803,796$17,804,671$17,805,566$17,806,545$17,807,569
Days78798081828384
42

Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus

Picturehouse
Gross$1,277$2,104$1,279$440$541$725$582
Theaters9999999
Average$141$233$142$48$60$80$64
%± YD-33.3%+64.8%-39.2%-65.6%+23%+34%-19.7%
%± LW-45.3%-49.8%-45.9%-57.1%-59.3%-49.8%-69.6%
GTD$217,531$219,635$220,914$221,354$221,895$222,620$223,202
Days36373839404142
43

Infamous

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross$342$385$251$132$126$395$274
Theaters4444444
Average$85$96$62$33$31$98$68
%± YD+29.5%+12.6%-34.8%-47.4%-4.5%+213.5%-30.6%
%± LW-22.3%-52.6%-35%+1.5%-26.7%+56.1%+3.8%
GTD$1,149,767$1,150,152$1,150,403$1,150,535$1,150,661$1,151,056$1,151,330
Days64656667686970
44

Rocky Balboa

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross-----$6,204,105$3,489,109
Theaters-----2,7522,752
Average-----$2,254$1,267
%± YD-------43.8%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$6,204,105$9,693,214
Days-----12
45

Letters from Iwo Jima

Warner Bros.
Gross-----$20,635$19,110
Theaters-----55
Average-----$4,127$3,822
%± YD-------7.4%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$20,635$39,745
Days-----12
46

Curse of the Golden Flower

Sony Pictures Classics
Gross------$14,144
Theaters------2
Average------$7,072
%± YD-------
%± LW-------
GTD------$14,144
Days------1
47

The Painted Veil

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross-----$10,599$10,545
Theaters-----44
Average-----$2,649$2,636
%± YD-------0.5%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$10,599$21,144
Days-----12
48

Venus

Miramax Films
Gross------$5,763
Theaters------3
Average------$1,921
%± YD-------
%± LW-------
GTD------$5,763
Days------1
49

Home of the Brave

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$2,040------
Theaters3------
Average$680------
%± YD-------
%± LW-------
GTD$2,040------
Days1------