Domestic Box Office For Aug 20, 2008

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

Tropic Thunder

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$8,208,800$9,582,941$8,021,055$3,590,742$3,527,597$2,905,228$2,698,565
Theaters3,3193,3193,3193,3193,3193,3193,319
Average$2,473$2,887$2,416$1,081$1,062$875$813
%± YD+81.2%+16.7%-16.3%-55.2%-1.8%-17.6%-7.1%
%± LW------55.3%-40.4%
GTD$19,241,592$28,824,533$36,845,588$40,436,330$43,963,927$46,869,155$49,567,720
Days3456789
2

The Dark Knight

Warner Bros.
Gross$4,937,955$6,708,833$4,732,505$2,112,206$2,148,332$1,805,312$1,726,461
Theaters3,5903,5903,5903,5903,5903,5083,508
Average$1,375$1,868$1,318$588$598$514$492
%± YD+75.4%+35.9%-29.5%-55.4%+1.7%-16%-4.4%
%± LW-34.8%-36.1%-41.1%-43.6%-38.9%-39.9%-38.7%
GTD$459,640,812$466,349,645$471,082,150$473,194,356$475,342,688$477,148,000$478,874,461
Days29303132333435
3

Pineapple Express

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$3,195,707$3,525,866$3,086,722$1,560,231$1,579,790$1,271,606$1,175,612
Theaters3,0723,0723,0723,0723,0723,0033,003
Average$1,040$1,147$1,004$507$514$423$391
%± YD+52.1%+10.3%-12.5%-49.5%+1.3%-19.5%-7.5%
%± LW-59.6%-54%-59.7%-59.5%-51.9%-46.6%-44%
GTD$56,128,201$59,654,067$62,740,789$64,301,020$65,880,810$67,152,416$68,328,028
Days10111213141516
4

Mamma Mia!

Universal Pictures
Gross$1,953,555$2,410,770$1,731,925$928,285$1,148,665$1,080,690$983,705
Theaters2,7712,7712,7712,7712,7712,7712,771
Average$705$870$625$335$414$390$355
%± YD+43.3%+23.4%-28.2%-46.4%+23.7%-5.9%-9%
%± LW-20.6%-26.4%-30%-33.2%-25.9%-26.5%-27.8%
GTD$111,871,020$114,281,790$116,013,715$116,942,000$118,090,665$119,171,355$120,155,060
Days29303132333435
5

Star Wars: The Clone Wars

Warner Bros.
Gross$6,228,973$5,019,444$3,362,856$1,366,530$1,338,022$1,079,089$942,684
Theaters3,4523,4523,4523,4523,4523,4523,452
Average$1,804$1,454$974$395$387$312$273
%± YD--19.4%-33%-59.4%-2.1%-19.4%-12.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$6,228,973$11,248,417$14,611,273$15,977,803$17,315,825$18,394,914$19,337,598
Days1234567
6

Mirrors

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$4,235,115$4,078,637$2,847,322$1,171,954$1,128,295$906,569$832,511
Theaters2,6642,6642,6642,6642,6642,6642,664
Average$1,589$1,531$1,068$439$423$340$312
%± YD--3.7%-30.2%-58.8%-3.7%-19.7%-8.2%
%± LW-------
GTD$4,235,115$8,313,752$11,161,074$12,333,028$13,461,323$14,367,892$15,200,403
Days1234567
7

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2

Warner Bros.
Gross$2,073,802$2,139,315$1,572,133$893,155$1,006,446$838,368$771,298
Theaters2,7142,7142,7142,7142,7142,6032,603
Average$764$788$579$329$370$322$296
%± YD+49.9%+3.2%-26.5%-43.2%+12.7%-16.7%-8%
%± LW-47.2%-43%-47.6%-52.9%-43.5%-45.4%-44.2%
GTD$28,291,264$30,430,579$32,002,712$32,895,867$33,902,313$34,740,681$35,511,979
Days10111213141516
8

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor

Universal Pictures
Gross$2,488,620$3,346,185$2,370,915$924,825$992,085$807,120$773,490
Theaters3,3633,3633,3633,3633,3633,3633,363
Average$740$995$705$275$295$240$230
%± YD+66.8%+34.5%-29.1%-61%+7.3%-18.6%-4.2%
%± LW-48.7%-49.5%-52.6%-53.4%-49.1%-48.5%-48.2%
GTD$80,528,675$83,874,860$86,245,775$87,170,600$88,162,685$88,969,805$89,743,295
Days15161718192021
9

Step Brothers

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,512,328$1,893,942$1,401,634$691,296$721,697$609,289$566,146
Theaters2,6482,6482,6482,6482,6482,3692,369
Average$571$715$529$261$272$257$238
%± YD+63%+25.2%-26%-50.7%+4.4%-15.6%-7.1%
%± LW-45.3%-44.7%-52.3%-52%-47.4%-40%-39%
GTD$87,400,362$89,294,304$90,695,938$91,387,234$92,108,931$92,718,220$93,284,366
Days22232425262728
10

The Rocker

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross-----$577,343$473,069
Theaters-----2,6272,627
Average-----$219$180
%± YD-------18.1%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$577,343$1,050,412
Days-----12
11

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

MGM/Weinstein
Gross$1,116,622$1,544,219$1,094,734$450,857$493,410$447,115$419,517
Theaters692692692692692692692
Average$1,613$2,231$1,581$651$713$646$606
%± YD-+38.3%-29.1%-58.8%+9.4%-9.4%-6.2%
%± LW-------
GTD$1,116,622$2,660,841$3,755,575$4,206,432$4,699,842$5,146,957$5,566,474
Days1234567
12

Journey to the Center of the Earth

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,007,621$1,353,505$987,215$429,100$537,299$373,492$340,069
Theaters1,4051,4051,4051,4051,4051,2661,266
Average$717$963$702$305$382$295$268
%± YD+54.3%+34.3%-27.1%-56.5%+25.2%-30.5%-8.9%
%± LW-28.1%-29.4%-36.4%-42.5%-31.9%-46%-47.9%
GTD$85,662,279$87,015,784$88,002,999$88,432,099$88,969,398$89,342,890$89,682,959
Days36373839404142
13

WALL·E

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$545,520$734,717$556,095$284,424$335,623$281,079$255,375
Theaters1,4031,4031,4031,4031,4031,1651,165
Average$388$523$396$202$239$241$219
%± YD+18.9%+34.7%-24.3%-48.9%+18%-16.3%-9.1%
%± LW-40.6%-40.2%-44%-49.3%-40.5%-44.1%-44.3%
GTD$212,839,131$213,573,848$214,129,943$214,414,367$214,749,990$215,031,069$215,286,444
Days50515253545556
14

Fly Me to the Moon 3D

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross$703,758$725,759$471,006$220,430$244,651$194,507$189,481
Theaters452452452452452452452
Average$1,556$1,605$1,042$487$541$430$419
%± YD-+3.1%-35.1%-53.2%+11%-20.5%-2.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$703,758$1,429,517$1,900,523$2,120,953$2,365,604$2,560,111$2,749,592
Days1234567
15

Hancock

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$544,777$752,492$422,972$192,250$203,420$151,287$144,393
Theaters1,2771,2771,2771,2771,2771,0301,030
Average$426$589$331$150$159$146$140
%± YD+67.6%+38.1%-43.8%-54.5%+5.8%-25.6%-4.6%
%± LW-47%-45.1%-54%-56.6%-55.4%-57%-55.6%
GTD$223,847,123$224,599,615$225,022,587$225,214,837$225,418,257$225,569,544$225,713,937
Days45464748495051
16

Brideshead Revisited

Miramax Films
Gross$211,738$304,157$224,135$91,036$111,154$105,529$100,896
Theaters501501501501501501501
Average$422$607$447$181$221$210$201
%± YD+58.5%+43.6%-26.3%-59.4%+22.1%-5.1%-4.4%
%± LW-21%-33.3%-33.7%-34.8%-26.5%-24.2%-24.5%
GTD$4,121,858$4,426,015$4,650,150$4,741,186$4,852,340$4,957,869$5,058,765
Days22232425262728
17

Swing Vote

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$365,606$488,918$282,861$120,919$143,756$104,308$101,637
Theaters1,2811,2811,2811,2811,281960960
Average$285$381$220$94$112$108$105
%± YD+9.7%+33.7%-42.1%-57.3%+18.9%-27.4%-2.6%
%± LW-60.6%-62.5%-68.3%-70.5%-66.7%-70.6%-69.5%
GTD$13,915,770$14,404,688$14,687,549$14,808,468$14,952,224$15,056,532$15,158,169
Days15161718192021
18

Space Chimps

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$234,649$317,150$223,353$98,767$136,216$92,882$77,967
Theaters768768768768768612612
Average$305$412$290$128$177$151$127
%± YD-12%+35.2%-29.6%-55.8%+37.9%-31.8%-16.1%
%± LW-57%-53.1%-59%-69.2%-59.8%-69.4%-70.8%
GTD$27,028,299$27,345,449$27,568,802$27,667,569$27,803,785$27,896,667$27,974,634
Days29303132333435
19

Henry Poole Is Here

Overture Films
Gross$253,683$324,854$226,682$86,585$98,796$83,012$74,174
Theaters527527527527527527527
Average$481$616$430$164$187$157$140
%± YD-+28.1%-30.2%-61.8%+14.1%-16%-10.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$253,683$578,537$805,219$891,804$990,600$1,073,612$1,147,786
Days1234567
20

Hellboy II: The Golden Army

Universal Pictures
Gross$165,945$230,880$144,325$60,125$62,530$57,720$55,315
Theaters481481481481481481481
Average$345$480$300$125$130$120$115
%± YD+61.5%+39.1%-37.5%-58.3%+4%-7.7%-4.2%
%± LW-53.8%-56.1%-60.9%-62.9%-60.2%-49.4%-46.2%
GTD$74,241,575$74,472,455$74,616,780$74,676,905$74,739,435$74,797,155$74,852,470
Days36373839404142
21

Wanted

Universal Pictures
Gross$113,770$152,305$102,760$45,875$51,380$49,545$47,710
Theaters367367367367367367367
Average$310$415$280$125$140$135$130
%± YD+54.1%+33.9%-32.5%-55.4%+12%-3.6%-3.7%
%± LW-46.3%-50.1%-52.9%-52.4%-50.1%-33%-35.4%
GTD$133,064,345$133,216,650$133,319,410$133,365,285$133,416,665$133,466,210$133,513,920
Days50515253545556
22

Bottle Shock

Freestyle Releasing
Gross$104,059$167,830$120,551$43,593$45,424$48,115$45,532
Theaters117117117117117117117
Average$889$1,434$1,030$372$388$411$389
%± YD+355.1%+61.3%-28.2%-63.8%+4.2%+5.9%-5.4%
%± LW+52.5%+33.4%+43.4%+74.7%+79.2%+97.2%+99.1%
GTD$548,774$716,604$837,155$880,748$926,172$974,287$1,019,819
Days10111213141516
23

Iron Man

Paramount Pictures
Gross$101,652$146,586$92,940$41,171$46,831$43,460$40,353
Theaters315315315315315315315
Average$322$465$295$130$148$137$128
%± YD+60.4%+44.2%-36.6%-55.7%+13.7%-7.2%-7.1%
%± LW-17.7%-17.2%-26.2%-31.5%-24.3%-30.9%-36.3%
GTD$316,818,769$316,965,355$317,058,295$317,099,466$317,146,297$317,189,757$317,230,110
Days106107108109110111112
24

Kung Fu Panda

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$87,870$117,267$78,540$42,643$47,685$41,616$39,937
Theaters264264264264264264264
Average$332$444$297$161$180$157$151
%± YD+21%+33.5%-33%-45.7%+11.8%-12.7%-4%
%± LW-36.3%-38.8%-45.5%-42.5%-38.6%-40.5%-45%
GTD$211,738,129$211,855,396$211,933,936$211,976,579$212,024,264$212,065,880$212,105,817
Days71727374757677
25

Sex and the City

Warner Bros.
Gross$56,495$73,361$60,222$32,520$39,024$38,633$37,088
Theaters294294294294294258258
Average$192$249$204$110$132$149$143
%± YD+95.1%+29.9%-17.9%-46%+20%-1%-4%
%± LW+20.1%+10.4%+21.2%+23.4%+15%+29.4%+28.1%
GTD$151,953,911$152,027,272$152,087,494$152,120,014$152,159,038$152,197,671$152,234,759
Days78798081828384
26

Get Smart

Warner Bros.
Gross$70,454$89,979$49,912$29,449$37,400$27,302$27,383
Theaters211211211211211178178
Average$333$426$236$139$177$153$153
%± YD+17.9%+27.7%-44.5%-41%+27%-27%+0.3%
%± LW-54.1%-57%-62.7%-60.2%-52.3%-59.5%-54.2%
GTD$127,827,621$127,917,600$127,967,512$127,996,961$128,034,361$128,061,663$128,089,046
Days57585960616263
27

The Incredible Hulk

Universal Pictures
Gross$51,300$76,380$52,440$21,660$25,080$23,895$23,940
Theaters228228228228228228228
Average$225$335$230$95$110$104$105
%± YD+33.4%+48.9%-31.3%-58.7%+15.8%-4.7%+0.2%
%± LW-40.6%-43.9%-39.3%-47.8%-46.2%-37.9%-37.7%
GTD$134,060,670$134,137,050$134,189,490$134,211,150$134,236,230$134,260,125$134,284,065
Days64656667686970
28

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Paramount Pictures
Gross$54,001$91,727$45,596$18,991$29,389$23,346$25,514
Theaters184184184184184184184
Average$293$498$247$103$159$126$138
%± YD+74.1%+69.9%-50.3%-58.3%+54.8%-20.6%+9.3%
%± LW-18.2%-8.3%-33.5%-42%-19.8%-20.7%-17.7%
GTD$314,933,670$315,025,397$315,070,993$315,089,984$315,119,373$315,142,719$315,168,233
Days86878889909192
29

The X Files: I Want to Believe

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$78,177$115,312$58,961$20,056$25,569$20,846$19,667
Theaters262262262262262262262
Average$298$440$225$76$97$79$75
%± YD-3.1%+47.5%-48.9%-66%+27.5%-18.5%-5.7%
%± LW-78.7%-78.4%-84.9%-88%-85%-75.3%-75.6%
GTD$20,330,467$20,445,779$20,504,740$20,524,796$20,550,365$20,571,211$20,590,878
Days22232425262728
30

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl

Picturehouse
Gross$39,157$51,141$34,298$20,569$26,955$19,982$18,234
Theaters226226226226226226226
Average$173$226$151$91$119$88$80
%± YD-13.9%+30.6%-32.9%-40%+31%-25.9%-8.7%
%± LW-50.8%-44.9%-52.7%-63.9%-56.1%-57%-59.9%
GTD$17,121,275$17,172,416$17,206,714$17,227,283$17,254,238$17,274,220$17,292,454
Days57585960616263
31

American Teen

Paramount Vantage
Gross$33,161$38,660$30,721$17,545$17,361$16,934$14,817
Theaters105105105105105105105
Average$315$368$292$167$165$161$141
%± YD+71.5%+16.6%-20.5%-42.9%-1%-2.5%-12.5%
%± LW-8.8%-31.1%-32.8%-25.6%-29.1%-13.7%-23.4%
GTD$586,556$625,216$655,937$673,482$690,843$707,777$722,594
Days22232425262728
32

The Love Guru

Paramount Pictures
Gross$33,607$47,935$29,176$12,468$13,737$14,554$14,016
Theaters151151151151151151151
Average$222$317$193$82$90$96$92
%± YD+557.7%+42.6%-39.1%-57.3%+10.2%+5.9%-3.7%
%± LW+904.7%+592.7%+1,562.5%+1,155.6%+1,404.6%+389.4%+174.3%
GTD$31,997,071$32,045,006$32,074,182$32,086,650$32,100,387$32,114,941$32,128,957
Days57585960616263
33

Deep Sea

Warner Bros.
Gross$10,102$16,323$13,430$12,211$11,596$10,824$9,550
Theaters8888888
Average$1,262$2,040$1,678$1,526$1,449$1,353$1,193
%± YD-11.7%+61.6%-17.7%-9.1%-5%-6.7%-11.8%
%± LW+31.5%+1%-0.2%+2%-15.7%-4.2%-16.6%
GTD$36,039,750$36,056,073$36,069,503$36,081,714$36,093,310$36,104,134$36,113,684
Days897898899900901902903
34

Meet Dave

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$18,533$26,580$19,093$6,849$8,232$7,365$6,988
Theaters124124124124124124124
Average$149$214$153$55$66$59$56
%± YD+2.2%+43.4%-28.2%-64.1%+20.2%-10.5%-5.1%
%± LW-49.5%-41.6%-39.2%-62.9%-59.8%-61.3%-61.5%
GTD$11,518,367$11,544,947$11,564,040$11,570,889$11,579,121$11,586,486$11,593,474
Days36373839404142
35

The Happening

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$22,537$25,773$13,119$6,968$6,359$6,200$5,944
Theaters65656565656565
Average$346$396$201$107$97$95$91
%± YD+90.3%+14.4%-49.1%-46.9%-8.7%-2.5%-4.1%
%± LW-10.5%-17.8%-43.9%-43.9%-48.5%-42.9%-49.8%
GTD$64,346,049$64,371,822$64,384,941$64,391,909$64,398,268$64,404,468$64,410,412
Days64656667686970
36

What Happens in Vegas

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$12,473$13,819$9,338$4,822$5,374$5,857$6,020
Theaters59595959595959
Average$211$234$158$81$91$99$102
%± YD+31.8%+10.8%-32.4%-48.4%+11.4%+9%+2.8%
%± LW-31.1%-44.9%-48.2%-52.3%-50.5%-41.3%-36.4%
GTD$80,176,686$80,190,505$80,199,843$80,204,665$80,210,039$80,215,896$80,221,916
Days99100101102103104105
37

Hell Ride

Third Rail Releasing
Gross$16,682$18,000$9,757$5,627$3,872$4,890$4,932
Theaters36363636363636
Average$463$500$271$156$107$135$137
%± YD+56.8%+7.9%-45.8%-42.3%-31.2%+26.3%+0.9%
%± LW-47.5%-50.9%-69.3%-61.5%-69.3%-58.6%-53.6%
GTD$166,530$184,530$194,287$199,914$203,786$208,676$213,608
Days891011121314
38

Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan

Picturehouse
Gross$9,924$14,479$11,816$6,015$6,862$4,858$5,355
Theaters55555555555555
Average$180$263$214$109$124$88$97
%± YD-10.9%+45.9%-18.4%-49.1%+14.1%-29.2%+10.2%
%± LW-46.9%-54%-52.9%-41.9%-41.7%-50.8%-51.9%
GTD$5,595,301$5,609,780$5,621,596$5,627,611$5,634,473$5,639,331$5,644,686
Days71727374757677
39

Beer for My Horses

Roadside Attractions
Gross$28,746$42,210$20,317$6,483$6,637$4,723$4,713
Theaters73737373737373
Average$393$578$278$88$90$64$64
%± YD+197.9%+46.8%-51.9%-68.1%+2.4%-28.8%-0.2%
%± LW-64.6%-46.3%-59%-59%-46.7%-59.2%-51.2%
GTD$287,486$329,696$350,013$356,496$363,133$367,856$372,569
Days891011121314
40

The Visitor

Overture Films
Gross$4,108$8,121$5,864$2,129$2,801$3,132$3,078
Theaters32323232323232
Average$128$253$183$66$87$97$96
%± YD-29.5%+97.7%-27.8%-63.7%+31.6%+11.8%-1.7%
%± LW-60.4%-63.1%-58.1%-62.7%-62.4%-46.6%-47.2%
GTD$9,263,468$9,271,589$9,277,453$9,279,582$9,282,383$9,285,515$9,288,593
Days127128129130131132133
41

Boy A

The Weinstein Company
Gross$3,039$4,016$3,673$1,661$1,380$1,830$1,560
Theaters10101010101010
Average$303$401$367$166$138$183$156
%± YD-1%+32.1%-8.5%-54.8%-16.9%+32.6%-14.8%
%± LW-55.9%-66%-46.5%-46.8%-52.2%-34.5%-49.2%
GTD$76,541$80,557$84,230$85,891$87,271$89,101$90,661
Days24252627282930
42

The Fall

Roadside Attractions
Gross$2,472$3,474$2,473$1,351$1,531$1,534$1,871
Theaters13131313131313
Average$190$267$190$103$117$118$143
%± YD+43.2%+40.5%-28.8%-45.4%+13.3%+0.2%+22%
%± LW+48.6%+26.3%-28.9%-43.3%-13.3%-5.9%+8.4%
GTD$2,213,501$2,216,975$2,219,448$2,220,799$2,222,330$2,223,864$2,225,735
Days99100101102103104105
43

Before the Rains

Roadside Attractions
Gross$665$1,339$944$383$556$586$667
Theaters9999999
Average$73$148$104$42$61$65$74
%± YD-74.5%+101.4%-29.5%-59.4%+45.2%+5.4%+13.8%
%± LW-85.2%-83.7%-83.6%-84.3%-83.4%-80.6%-74.4%
GTD$1,001,571$1,002,910$1,003,854$1,004,237$1,004,793$1,005,379$1,006,046
Days99100101102103104105
44

The Rise and Fall of Miss Thang

Lavendar House Films
Gross---$155$180$66-
Theaters---111-
Average---$155$180$66-
%± YD----+16.1%-63.3%-
%± LW-------
GTD---$335$515$581-
Days---567-
45

I.O.U.S.A.

Roadside Attractions
Gross------$538,441
Theaters------358
Average------$1,504
%± YD-------
%± LW-------
GTD------$538,441
Days-------
46

Singh Is King

Studio 18
Gross$87,552$140,911$120,114----
Theaters108108108----
Average$810$1,304$1,112----
%± YD+50%+60.9%-14.8%----
%± LW-74.9%-67.2%-68%----
GTD$1,646,708$1,787,619$1,907,733----
Days91011----
47

You Don't Mess with the Zohan

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$66,288$92,846$63,582----
Theaters239239239----
Average$277$388$266----
%± YD-+40.1%-31.5%----
%± LW-11.9%+8.9%+84.7%----
GTD$99,279,737$99,372,583$99,436,165----
Days717273----
48

Contempt

2008 Re-releaseRialto
Gross$688--$625--$650
Theaters1--1--1
Average$688--$625--$650
%± YD+20.9%------
%± LW+44.5%--+54.3%--+14.2%
GTD$149,874--$150,499--$151,149
Days155--158--161
49

Last Year at Marienbad

Rialto
Gross$571-$540----
Theaters1-1----
Average$571-$540----
%± YD-------
%± LW-74.2%------
GTD$143,952-$144,492----
Days211-213----
50

Battle for Haditha

Lafayette Films
Gross$90$92-----
Theaters11-----
Average$90$92-----
%± YD-+2.2%-----
%± LW-------
GTD$10,218$10,310-----
Days101102-----
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