Domestic Box Office For Dec 26, 2006

Rank Release Metric Fri Dec 22Sat Dec 23Sun Dec 24Mon Dec 25Tue Dec 26Wed Dec 27Thu Dec 28
1

Night at the Museum

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$12,134,015$12,591,264$5,708,502$11,778,870$13,506,030$11,942,352$11,394,216
Theaters3,6853,6853,6853,6883,6883,6883,688
Average$3,292$3,416$1,549$3,193$3,662$3,238$3,089
%± YD-+3.8%-54.7%+106.3%+14.7%-11.6%-4.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$12,134,015$24,725,279$30,433,781$42,212,651$55,718,681$67,661,033$79,055,249
Days1234567
2

The Pursuit of Happyness

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$5,355,504$6,343,894$3,117,973$7,736,849$7,116,663$5,713,667$5,377,784
Theaters2,8632,8632,8632,8632,8632,8632,863
Average$1,870$2,215$1,089$2,702$2,485$1,995$1,878
%± YD+67.1%+18.5%-50.9%+148.1%-8%-19.7%-5.9%
%± LW-40.2%-39.8%-55.7%+168.8%+149.1%+103.6%+67.8%
GTD$43,642,399$49,986,293$53,104,266$60,841,115$67,957,778$73,671,445$79,049,229
Days891011121314
3

Rocky Balboa

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$4,981,165$5,186,299$1,990,704$4,845,736$4,452,414$3,266,450$2,952,192
Theaters3,0173,0173,0173,0173,0173,0173,017
Average$1,651$1,719$659$1,606$1,475$1,082$978
%± YD+42.8%+4.1%-61.6%+143.4%-8.1%-26.6%-9.6%
%± LW------47.4%-15.4%
GTD$14,674,379$19,860,678$21,851,382$26,697,118$31,149,532$34,415,982$37,368,174
Days3456789
4

The Good Shepherd

Universal Pictures
Gross$3,521,850$4,263,875$2,126,385$4,230,650$4,119,925$3,045,625$2,757,675
Theaters2,2152,2152,2152,2152,2152,2152,215
Average$1,590$1,925$959$1,910$1,860$1,375$1,245
%± YD-+21.1%-50.1%+99%-2.6%-26.1%-9.5%
%± LW-------
GTD$3,521,850$7,785,725$9,912,110$14,142,760$18,262,685$21,308,310$24,065,985
Days1234567
5

Charlotte's Web

Paramount Pictures
Gross$3,092,000$3,134,552$1,339,754$2,001,727$3,846,087$4,252,742$4,381,489
Theaters3,7283,7283,7283,7283,7283,7283,728
Average$829$840$359$536$1,031$1,140$1,175
%± YD+32.3%+1.4%-57.3%+49.4%+92.1%+10.6%+3%
%± LW-9.7%-32.9%-60.1%+43.3%+140.4%+110.6%+87.5%
GTD$21,901,466$25,036,018$26,375,772$28,377,499$32,223,586$36,476,328$40,857,817
Days891011121314
6

Eragon

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$2,734,769$2,957,473$1,314,225$2,327,792$3,068,744$2,708,857$2,606,287
Theaters3,0303,0303,0303,0303,0303,0303,030
Average$902$976$433$768$1,012$894$860
%± YD+38.4%+8.1%-55.6%+77.1%+31.8%-11.7%-3.8%
%± LW-68.7%-66.2%-77.1%+29.9%+77.3%+54.3%+31.9%
GTD$33,230,471$36,187,944$37,502,169$39,829,961$42,898,705$45,607,562$48,213,849
Days891011121314
7

We Are Marshall

Warner Bros.
Gross$2,661,234$2,530,743$922,287$2,468,244$2,873,020$2,310,410$2,172,443
Theaters2,6062,6062,6062,6062,6062,6062,606
Average$1,021$971$353$947$1,102$886$833
%± YD--4.9%-63.6%+167.6%+16.4%-19.6%-6%
%± LW-------
GTD$3,761,234$6,291,977$7,214,264$9,682,508$12,555,528$14,865,938$17,038,381
Days1234567
8

The Holiday

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,836,683$2,100,391$902,034$2,016,348$2,258,156$2,054,079$2,050,146
Theaters2,6352,6352,6352,6352,6352,6352,635
Average$697$797$342$765$856$779$778
%± YD+30.6%+14.4%-57.1%+123.5%+12%-9%-0.2%
%± LW-28.5%-34.8%-59.5%+82.5%+87.6%+64%+45.8%
GTD$31,929,645$34,030,036$34,932,070$36,948,418$39,206,574$41,260,653$43,310,799
Days15161718192021
9

Happy Feet

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,835,424$2,211,650$1,116,400$1,402,273$2,460,206$2,634,217$2,701,113
Theaters2,5652,5652,5652,5652,5652,5652,565
Average$715$862$435$546$959$1,026$1,053
%± YD+18.8%+20.5%-49.5%+25.6%+75.4%+7.1%+2.5%
%± LW-12.4%-40.4%-56.3%+51.4%+135.1%+120.7%+74.8%
GTD$155,791,587$158,003,237$159,119,637$160,521,910$162,982,116$165,616,333$168,317,446
Days36373839404142
10

The Nativity Story

New Line (Pre-Warner)
Gross$1,467,000$2,003,000$1,538,000$1,130,000$885,000$648,000$555,000
Theaters1,8241,8241,8241,8241,8241,8241,824
Average$804$1,098$843$619$485$355$304
%± YD+22.9%+36.5%-23.2%-26.5%-21.7%-26.8%-14.4%
%± LW+21.7%+16.4%-11.1%+67.2%+12.9%-36.3%-53.5%
GTD$28,152,000$30,155,000$31,578,000$32,822,450$33,707,000$34,355,000$34,769,754
Days22232425262728
11

Apocalypto

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$1,037,585$1,287,117$544,023$1,611,189$1,245,558$1,000,691$939,119
Theaters2,1442,1442,1442,1442,1442,1442,144
Average$483$600$253$751$580$466$438
%± YD+17.3%+24%-57.7%+196.2%-22.7%-19.7%-6.2%
%± LW-54.1%-59%-79.2%+76.4%+40.5%+20.5%+6.2%
GTD$32,761,741$34,048,858$34,592,881$36,204,070$37,449,628$38,450,319$39,389,438
Days15161718192021
12

Blood Diamond

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,036,978$1,371,778$717,623$1,649,310$1,511,494$1,283,322$1,257,408
Theaters1,9201,9201,9201,9201,9201,9201,920
Average$540$714$373$859$787$668$654
%± YD+19.6%+32.3%-47.7%+129.8%-8.4%-15.1%-2%
%± LW-42.8%-51.2%-62.1%+106.6%+74.3%+54.2%+45%
GTD$23,039,728$24,411,506$25,129,129$26,778,439$28,289,933$29,573,255$30,830,663
Days15161718192021
13

Casino Royale

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,036,265$1,377,543$729,912$1,206,986$1,432,888$1,296,823$1,280,635
Theaters1,5881,5881,5881,5881,5881,5881,588
Average$652$867$459$760$902$816$806
%± YD+19.9%+32.9%-47%+65.4%+18.7%-9.5%-1.2%
%± LW-35.4%-44.4%-52.8%+74.9%+88.9%+71.8%+48.1%
GTD$141,605,665$142,983,208$143,713,120$144,920,106$146,352,994$147,649,817$148,930,452
Days36373839404142
14

The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$385,561$490,492$289,644$153,927$204,540$206,449$215,726
Theaters801801801801801801801
Average$481$612$361$192$255$257$269
%± YD-8.6%+27.2%-40.9%-46.9%+32.9%+0.9%+4.5%
%± LW-10.1%-43.5%-51.6%-32.2%-27.1%-31.4%-48.8%
GTD$81,498,305$81,988,797$82,278,441$82,432,368$82,636,908$82,843,357$83,059,083
Days50515253545556
15

Unaccompanied Minors

Warner Bros.
Gross$332,435$358,111$182,920$196,382$291,224$328,155$338,369
Theaters1,1251,1251,1251,1251,1251,1251,125
Average$295$318$162$174$258$291$300
%± YD-50.2%+7.7%-48.9%+7.4%+48.3%+12.7%+3.1%
%± LW-68.3%-76.5%-81.2%-38.1%-27.8%-36.6%-49.4%
GTD$12,331,702$12,689,813$12,872,733$13,069,115$13,360,339$13,688,494$14,026,863
Days15161718192021
16

Deja Vu

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$267,045$323,436$153,223$300,083$228,978$200,993$204,610
Theaters839839839839839839839
Average$318$385$182$357$272$239$243
%± YD-24.1%+21.1%-52.6%+95.8%-23.7%-12.2%+1.8%
%± LW-70.9%-74.4%-80.8%-10.6%-36.4%-37.8%-41.8%
GTD$59,385,878$59,709,314$59,862,537$60,162,620$60,391,598$60,592,591$60,797,201
Days31323334353637
17

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

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$209,762$270,778$138,526$182,207$194,355$180,081$170,964
Theaters458458458458458458458
Average$457$591$302$397$424$393$373
%± YD-3.3%+29.1%-48.8%+31.5%+6.7%-7.3%-5.1%
%± LW-54.7%-59.2%-66.8%-16.5%-16.7%-10.9%-21.2%
GTD$123,893,759$124,164,537$124,303,063$124,485,270$124,679,625$124,859,706$125,030,670
Days50515253545556
18

Deck the Halls

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$186,000$230,988$119,437$91,136$99,756$94,273$94,154
Theaters751751751751751751751
Average$247$307$159$121$132$125$125
%± YD-24.5%+24.2%-48.3%-23.7%+9.5%-5.5%-0.1%
%± LW-62.7%-73.9%-77.8%-43.1%-47.2%-49.3%-61.8%
GTD$33,754,292$33,985,280$34,104,717$34,195,853$34,295,609$34,389,882$34,484,036
Days31323334353637
19

Curse of the Golden Flower

Sony Pictures Classics
Gross$146,000$184,000$148,000$232,565$133,766$108,000$103,000
Theaters60606060606060
Average$2,433$3,066$2,466$3,876$2,229$1,800$1,716
%± YD+932.2%+26%-19.6%+57.1%-42.5%-19.3%-4.6%
%± LW------+628.2%
GTD$160,000$344,000$492,915$725,480$859,246$967,000$1,070,000
Days2345678
20

The Queen

Miramax Films
Gross$122,000$190,000$116,000$176,496$213,000$194,000$212,000
Theaters302302302302302302302
Average$403$629$384$584$705$642$701
%± YD+7%+55.7%-38.9%+52.2%+20.7%-8.9%+9.3%
%± LW-29.9%-36%-40.8%+110.1%+131.5%+94%+86%
GTD$26,160,000$26,350,000$26,465,979$26,642,475$26,855,000$27,049,000$27,262,546
Days84858687888990
21

The Polar Express

2006 IMAX ReleaseWarner Bros.
Gross$121,563$135,562$79,078$22,849$82,886$78,548$77,957
Theaters36363636363636
Average$3,376$3,765$2,196$634$2,302$2,181$2,165
%± YD+16.5%+11.5%-41.7%-71.1%+262.8%-5.2%-0.8%
%± LW+28.9%-18.5%-39.5%-64.4%+18.8%-12.2%-25.3%
GTD$2,114,384$2,249,946$2,329,024$2,351,873$2,434,759$2,513,307$2,591,264
Days36373839404142
22

Babel

Paramount Vantage
Gross$93,821$143,175$75,222$124,583$124,277$111,526$111,574
Theaters208208208208208208208
Average$451$688$361$598$597$536$536
%± YD+53.8%+52.6%-47.5%+65.6%-0.2%-10.3%<0.1%
%± LW-28.5%-33.6%-49.4%+114.8%+88.3%+97.8%+82.9%
GTD$18,656,157$18,799,332$18,874,554$18,999,137$19,123,414$19,234,940$19,346,514
Days57585960616263
23

The History Boys

Fox Searchlight
Gross$77,035$133,916$76,576$100,698$100,743$88,462$86,717
Theaters165165163163163163163
Average$466$811$469$617$618$542$532
%± YD+162.5%+73.8%-42.8%+31.5%<0.1%-12.2%-2%
%± LW+38.4%+32.4%+22.1%+254.1%+274.8%+217.5%+195.5%
GTD$984,825$1,118,741$1,195,317$1,296,015$1,396,758$1,485,220$1,571,937
Days32333435363738
24

The Departed

Warner Bros.
Gross$69,633$99,302$50,493$74,216$86,475$71,891$83,338
Theaters191191191191191191191
Average$364$519$264$388$452$376$436
%± YD+22.7%+42.6%-49.2%+47%+16.5%-16.9%+15.9%
%± LW-23.9%-35.4%-47.5%+66.2%+56.7%+40.3%+46.9%
GTD$119,551,111$119,650,413$119,700,906$119,775,122$119,861,597$119,933,488$120,016,826
Days78798081828384
25

Dreamgirls

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$66,775$95,275$65,589$8,726,095$5,801,093$4,021,853$3,563,640
Theaters333852852852852
Average$22,258$31,758$21,863$10,241$6,808$4,720$4,182
%± YD+18.2%+42.7%-31.2%+13,204.2%-33.5%-30.7%-11.4%
%± LW-23.5%-34.8%-55%+15,095.6%+10,006.4%+5,351.5%+6,210.1%
GTD$690,800$786,075$851,664$9,577,759$15,378,852$19,400,705$22,964,345
Days891011121314
26

The Good German

Warner Bros.
Gross$26,187$41,225$28,127$39,817$31,621$27,972$29,007
Theaters19191919191919
Average$1,378$2,169$1,480$2,095$1,664$1,472$1,526
%± YD+171.5%+57.4%-31.8%+41.6%-20.6%-11.5%+3.7%
%± LW+16.5%+32.6%+21%+240%+193.7%+190.3%+200.7%
GTD$144,765$185,990$214,117$253,934$285,555$313,527$342,534
Days891011121314
27

Letters from Iwo Jima

Warner Bros.
Gross$25,989$34,425$28,683$33,451$23,120$21,119$21,905
Theaters5555555
Average$5,197$6,885$5,736$6,690$4,624$4,223$4,381
%± YD+36%+32.5%-16.7%+16.6%-30.9%-8.7%+3.7%
%± LW-----+2.3%+14.6%
GTD$65,734$100,159$128,842$162,293$185,413$206,532$228,437
Days3456789
28

Deep Sea

Warner Bros.
Gross$16,546$23,578$12,247$10,295$32,897$49,552$54,501
Theaters25252525252525
Average$661$943$489$411$1,315$1,982$2,180
%± YD-11%+42.5%-48.1%-15.9%+219.5%+50.6%+10%
%± LW-29.3%+4.6%-25.2%-20.5%+64.2%+171.3%+193.2%
GTD$21,666,346$21,689,924$21,702,171$21,712,466$21,745,363$21,794,915$21,849,416
Days295296297298299300301
29

Turistas

Fox Atomic
Gross$15,078$17,878$6,471$11,005$8,533$7,812$4,839
Theaters80808080808080
Average$188$223$80$137$106$97$60
%± YD-36.8%+18.6%-63.8%+70.1%-22.5%-8.4%-38.1%
%± LW-83.6%-85.1%-92.6%-70.8%-75.3%-68.8%-79.7%
GTD$6,873,297$6,891,175$6,897,646$6,908,651$6,917,184$6,924,996$6,929,835
Days22232425262728
30

The Painted Veil

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross$14,497$20,393$16,196$20,728$14,070$12,916$13,423
Theaters4444444
Average$3,624$5,098$4,049$5,182$3,517$3,229$3,355
%± YD+37.5%+40.7%-20.6%+28%-32.1%-8.2%+3.9%
%± LW-----+21.9%+27.3%
GTD$35,641$56,034$72,230$92,958$107,028$119,944$133,367
Days3456789
31

For Your Consideration

Warner Independent Pictures
Gross$14,449$25,885$15,184$18,543$15,562$12,655$14,449
Theaters63636363636363
Average$229$410$241$294$247$200$229
%± YD-39.9%+79.1%-41.3%+22.1%-16.1%-18.7%+14.2%
%± LW-68.6%-67%-68.8%-12.8%-29.9%-44.5%-39.9%
GTD$5,267,183$5,293,068$5,308,252$5,326,795$5,342,357$5,355,012$5,369,461
Days36373839404142
32

Bobby

MGM/Weinstein
Gross$13,889$18,458$11,604$14,964$15,670$12,365$11,674
Theaters77778888888888
Average$180$239$131$170$178$140$132
%± YD-20.4%+32.9%-37.1%+29%+4.7%-21.1%-5.6%
%± LW-67.7%-73.9%-71.9%-22.8%-25.7%-32.5%-33.1%
GTD$10,911,841$10,930,299$10,941,903$10,956,867$10,972,537$10,984,902$10,996,576
Days36373839404142
33

Little Miss Sunshine

Fox Searchlight
Gross$10,636$16,481$7,845$13,277$14,359$12,549$11,735
Theaters63636363636363
Average$168$261$124$210$227$199$186
%± YD-2.1%+55%-52.4%+69.2%+8.1%-12.6%-6.5%
%± LW-32.9%-37.8%-50.1%+34.7%+28.3%+13.6%+8%
GTD$59,369,378$59,385,859$59,393,704$59,406,981$59,421,340$59,433,889$59,445,624
Days150151152153154155156
34

The Fountain

Warner Bros.
Gross$9,423$11,469$5,590$10,096$9,651$5,712$6,571
Theaters35353535353535
Average$269$327$159$288$275$163$187
%± YD-48.2%+21.7%-51.3%+80.6%-4.4%-40.8%+15%
%± LW-76.4%-77.7%-85.6%-54.2%-56.7%-67%-63.9%
GTD$9,865,514$9,876,983$9,882,573$9,892,669$9,902,320$9,908,032$9,914,603
Days31323334353637
35

The Wedding Weekend

The Weinstein Company
Gross$7,161$10,025$4,711$6,643$9,632$8,668$8,928
Theaters35353535353535
Average$204$286$134$189$275$247$255
%± YD-41.2%+40%-53%+41%+45%-10%+3%
%± LW-44.1%-53.4%-67.8%-3.5%+9.1%+3.4%-26.7%
GTD$1,051,426$1,061,451$1,066,162$1,072,805$1,082,437$1,091,105$1,100,033
Days57585960616263
36

Flicka

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$6,827$8,246$2,055$3,577$8,125$10,218$10,730
Theaters90909090909090
Average$75$91$22$39$90$113$119
%± YD+1.9%+20.8%-75.1%+74.1%+127.1%+25.8%+5%
%± LW-50.2%-61.3%-84.3%-19.4%+65.4%+113.2%+60.2%
GTD$20,808,190$20,816,436$20,818,491$20,822,068$20,830,193$20,840,411$20,851,141
Days64656667686970
37

The Illusionist

Yari Film Group Releasing
Gross$5,629$6,536$3,326$5,312$7,133$7,349$7,019
Theaters62626262626262
Average$90$105$53$85$115$118$113
%± YD+3.8%+16.1%-49.1%+59.7%+34.3%+3%-4.5%
%± LW-45.3%-55.6%-68.3%+27%+35.7%+35.6%+29.5%
GTD$39,708,699$39,715,235$39,718,561$39,723,873$39,731,006$39,738,355$39,745,374
Days127128129130131132133
38

The Marine

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$4,645$5,774$2,088$4,674$5,077$5,282$5,582
Theaters68686868686868
Average$68$84$30$68$74$77$82
%± YD+20.6%+24.3%-63.8%+123.9%+8.6%+4%+5.7%
%± LW-28.7%-52.4%-76.1%+112.3%+95.8%+79.5%+45%
GTD$18,735,980$18,741,754$18,743,842$18,748,516$18,753,593$18,758,875$18,764,457
Days71727374757677
39

The Last King of Scotland

Fox Searchlight
Gross$4,599$7,617$4,351$4,689$6,354$6,036$6,608
Theaters9999999
Average$511$846$483$521$706$670$734
%± YD-5.8%+65.6%-42.9%+7.8%+35.5%-5%+9.5%
%± LW-46.6%-48.8%-55.3%+5.4%+41%+33.7%+35.4%
GTD$3,558,202$3,565,819$3,570,170$3,574,859$3,581,213$3,587,249$3,593,857
Days87888990919293
40

A Good Year

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$2,388$3,585$1,342$1,477$2,756$2,256$3,284
Theaters35353535353535
Average$68$102$38$42$78$64$93
%± YD-8.9%+50.1%-62.6%+10.1%+86.6%-18.1%+45.6%
%± LW-43.7%-39.8%-60.9%-27.4%-0.4%-0.6%+25.3%
GTD$7,404,878$7,408,463$7,409,805$7,411,282$7,414,038$7,416,294$7,419,578
Days43444546474849
41

Copying Beethoven

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$2,082$3,755$751$974$878$894$821
Theaters17171818181818
Average$122$220$41$54$48$49$45
%± YD-13.5%+80.4%-80%+29.7%-9.9%+1.8%-8.2%
%± LW-55.1%-56.9%-85.5%-50.1%-55.9%-56.6%-65.9%
GTD$332,446$336,201$336,952$337,926$338,804$339,698$340,519
Days43444546474849
42

Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Gross$1,558$1,068$509$960$1,515$1,443$1,478
Theaters12121212121212
Average$129$89$42$80$126$120$123
%± YD-71.7%-31.5%-52.3%+88.6%+57.8%-4.8%+2.4%
%± LW-92.9%-95.8%-96.9%-89.5%-85.5%-75%-73.1%
GTD$4,240,904$4,241,972$4,242,481$4,243,441$4,244,956$4,246,399$4,247,877
Days22232425262728
43

Fast Food Nation

Fox Searchlight
Gross$668$951$641$964$888$537$555
Theaters6666666
Average$111$158$106$160$148$89$92
%± YD-57.4%+42.4%-32.6%+50.4%-7.9%-39.5%+3.4%
%± LW-78.5%-79.8%-81.5%-51.5%-61.6%-71.4%-64.6%
GTD$975,852$976,803$977,444$978,408$979,296$979,833$980,388
Days36373839404142
44

Black Christmas

MGM/Weinstein
Gross---$3,307,602$1,763,413$1,149,644$973,895
Theaters---1,2781,2781,2781,278
Average---$2,588$1,379$899$762
%± YD-----46.7%-34.8%-15.3%
%± LW-------
GTD---$3,307,602$5,071,015$6,220,659$7,194,554
Days---1234
45

Volver

Sony Pictures Classics
Gross---$179,935$167,353--
Theaters---115115--
Average---$1,564$1,455--
%± YD-----7%--
%± LW-------
GTD---$3,658,771$3,826,124--
Days---5354--
46

Children of Men

Universal Pictures
Gross---$179,268$146,339$124,684$131,510
Theaters---16161616
Average---$11,204$9,146$7,792$8,219
%± YD-----18.4%-14.8%+5.5%
%± LW-------
GTD---$179,268$325,607$450,291$581,801
Days---1234
47

Notes on a Scandal

Fox Searchlight
Gross---$6,117$8,874$91,416$92,450
Theaters---112222
Average---$6,117$8,874$4,155$4,202
%± YD----+45.1%+930.2%+1.1%
%± LW-------
GTD---$6,117$14,991$106,407$198,857
Days---1234
48

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross-----$10,428$9,942
Theaters-----33
Average-----$3,476$3,314
%± YD-------4.7%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$10,428$20,370
Days-----12