Domestic Box Office For Aug 29, 2010

Rank Release Metric Fri Aug 27Sat Aug 28Sun Aug 29Mon Aug 30Tue Aug 31Wed Sep 1Thu Sep 2
1

Takers

Screen Gems
Gross$7,476,207$7,749,635$5,286,462$1,757,321$1,744,373$1,247,008$1,189,819
Theaters2,2062,2062,2062,2062,2062,2062,206
Average$3,389$3,512$2,396$796$790$565$539
%± YD-+3.7%-31.8%-66.8%-0.7%-28.5%-4.6%
%± LW-------
GTD$7,476,207$15,225,842$20,512,304$22,269,625$24,013,998$25,261,006$26,450,825
Days1234567
2

The Last Exorcism

Lionsgate Films
Gross$9,406,821$7,050,793$3,908,999$1,352,249$1,258,996$941,797$852,729
Theaters2,8742,8742,8742,8742,8742,8742,874
Average$3,273$2,453$1,360$470$438$327$296
%± YD--25%-44.6%-65.4%-6.9%-25.2%-9.5%
%± LW-------
GTD$9,406,821$16,457,614$20,366,613$21,718,862$22,977,858$23,919,655$24,772,384
Days1234567
3

The Expendables

Lionsgate Films
Gross$2,721,341$3,972,220$2,834,376$915,504$1,053,179$794,627$764,277
Theaters3,3983,3983,3983,3983,3983,3983,398
Average$800$1,168$834$269$309$233$224
%± YD+83.2%+46%-28.6%-67.7%+15%-24.5%-3.8%
%± LW-44.8%-40.5%-47.1%-53.1%-49.3%-51.6%-48.5%
GTD$75,233,587$79,205,807$82,040,183$82,955,687$84,008,866$84,803,493$85,567,770
Days15161718192021
4

Eat Pray Love

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$2,148,181$2,751,976$1,915,398$804,011$1,057,905$865,586$845,206
Theaters3,1083,1083,1083,1083,1083,0233,023
Average$691$885$616$258$340$286$279
%± YD+45.8%+28.1%-30.4%-58%+31.6%-18.2%-2.4%
%± LW-42.7%-40.4%-48.9%-47.4%-43.7%-46.6%-42.6%
GTD$55,863,952$58,615,928$60,531,326$61,335,337$62,393,242$63,258,828$64,104,034
Days15161718192021
5

The Other Guys

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,916,600$2,710,987$1,658,125$636,456$729,017$551,237$531,329
Theaters3,1813,1813,1813,1813,1813,0043,004
Average$602$852$521$200$229$183$176
%± YD+112.9%+41.4%-38.8%-61.6%+14.5%-24.4%-3.6%
%± LW-36.7%-33.5%-45.8%-48.7%-43.7%-47.2%-41%
GTD$94,649,060$97,360,047$99,018,172$99,654,628$100,383,645$100,934,882$101,466,211
Days22232425262728
6

Nanny McPhee Returns

Universal Pictures
Gross$1,328,885$2,042,540$1,342,790$433,775$588,025$433,225$419,665
Theaters2,7982,7982,7982,7982,7982,7982,798
Average$474$730$479$155$210$154$149
%± YD+94.9%+53.7%-34.3%-67.7%+35.6%-26.3%-3.1%
%± LW-50.3%-36.8%-46.4%-60%-51.5%-51.3%-38.5%
GTD$13,605,955$15,648,495$16,991,285$17,425,060$18,013,085$18,446,310$18,865,975
Days891011121314
7

Inception

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,436,848$2,096,903$1,342,605$514,251$584,342$473,331$481,410
Theaters2,0702,0702,0702,0702,0701,9231,923
Average$694$1,012$648$248$282$246$250
%± YD+81.4%+45.9%-36%-61.7%+13.6%-19%+1.7%
%± LW-34%-34.9%-45%-46.6%-40.7%-45.7%-39.2%
GTD$267,080,412$269,177,315$270,519,920$271,034,171$271,618,513$272,091,844$272,573,254
Days43444546474849
8

Piranha 3D

Dimension Films
Gross$1,273,598$1,725,132$1,304,148$463,065$558,497$406,485$400,871
Theaters2,4912,4912,4912,4912,4912,4912,491
Average$511$692$523$185$224$163$160
%± YD+72.1%+35.5%-24.4%-64.5%+20.6%-27.2%-1.4%
%± LW-64.6%-51.6%-55.6%-57.5%-52.8%-51.9%-45.8%
GTD$15,237,609$16,962,741$18,266,889$18,729,954$19,288,451$19,694,936$20,095,807
Days891011121314
9

Vampires Suck

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$1,674,592$2,297,568$1,249,620$395,207$454,003$311,924$303,267
Theaters3,2333,2333,2333,2333,2333,2333,233
Average$517$710$386$122$140$96$93
%± YD+134.9%+37.2%-45.6%-68.4%+14.9%-31.3%-2.8%
%± LW-62.4%-51.6%-58.4%-68.2%-62.9%-64%-57.5%
GTD$24,287,068$26,584,636$27,834,256$28,229,463$28,683,466$28,995,390$29,298,657
Days10111213141516
10

Avatar

2010 Special Edition20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$1,233,047$1,553,433$1,221,270$419,611$418,974$349,947$323,618
Theaters812812812812812812812
Average$1,518$1,913$1,504$516$515$430$398
%± YD-+26%-21.4%-65.6%-0.2%-16.5%-7.5%
%± LW-------
GTD$1,233,047$2,786,480$4,007,750$4,427,361$4,846,335$5,196,282$5,519,900
Days1234567
11

The Switch

Miramax Films
Gross$1,459,576$1,950,867$1,173,038$450,807$623,238$447,179$443,907
Theaters2,0172,0172,0172,0172,0172,0172,017
Average$723$967$581$223$308$221$220
%± YD+113.3%+33.7%-39.9%-61.6%+38.2%-28.2%-0.7%
%± LW-46%-41.4%-51.2%-49.3%-39.4%-43.3%-35.1%
GTD$13,286,104$15,236,971$16,410,009$16,860,816$17,484,054$17,931,233$18,375,140
Days891011121314
12

Lottery Ticket

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,122,820$1,736,941$994,542$281,161$325,126$244,156$222,613
Theaters1,9741,9741,9741,9741,9741,8181,818
Average$568$879$503$142$164$134$122
%± YD+111.3%+54.7%-42.7%-71.7%+15.6%-24.9%-8.8%
%± LW-70.9%-59.4%-60.4%-65.8%-60.3%-59.7%-58.1%
GTD$14,553,158$16,290,099$17,284,641$17,565,802$17,890,928$18,135,084$18,357,697
Days891011121314
13

Despicable Me

Universal Pictures
Gross$751,525$1,237,480$870,675$292,685$366,425$262,105$253,650
Theaters1,8331,8331,8331,8331,8331,6911,691
Average$409$675$475$159$199$155$150
%± YD+64.1%+64.7%-29.6%-66.4%+25.2%-28.5%-3.2%
%± LW-38.3%-33.3%-45.2%-55.6%-46.3%-53.2%-44.6%
GTD$234,167,930$235,405,410$236,276,085$236,568,770$236,935,195$237,197,300$237,450,950
Days50515253545556
14

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Universal Pictures
Gross$775,185$1,010,010$720,360$305,370$321,030$247,455$241,110
Theaters1,5661,5661,5661,5661,5661,2691,269
Average$495$644$460$195$205$195$190
%± YD+31%+30.3%-28.7%-57.6%+5.1%-22.9%-2.6%
%± LW-53%-48.8%-54.4%-59.1%-59.3%-61%-59.3%
GTD$24,436,575$25,446,585$26,166,945$26,472,315$26,793,345$27,040,800$27,281,910
Days15161718192021
15

Salt

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$574,389$819,654$489,847$183,438$211,642$150,835$154,438
Theaters1,1681,1681,1681,1681,1681,0121,012
Average$491$701$419$157$181$149$152
%± YD+71.4%+42.7%-40.2%-62.6%+15.4%-28.7%+2.4%
%± LW-42.6%-42.4%-50.4%-51.3%-48.4%-58%-53.9%
GTD$111,951,143$112,770,797$113,260,644$113,444,082$113,655,724$113,806,559$113,960,997
Days36373839404142
16

Dinner for Schmucks

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$552,776$779,120$447,644$184,819$202,550$151,330$148,442
Theaters1,5011,5011,5011,5011,5011,5011,501
Average$368$519$298$123$134$100$98
%± YD+63.8%+40.9%-42.5%-58.7%+9.6%-25.3%-1.9%
%± LW-49.2%-45%-55.9%-59%-55.6%-60.1%-56%
GTD$67,977,608$68,756,728$69,204,372$69,389,191$69,591,741$69,743,071$69,891,513
Days29303132333435
17

Step Up 3D

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$372,299$518,971$336,546$133,548$187,406$124,493$128,161
Theaters901901901901901757757
Average$413$575$373$148$207$164$169
%± YD+12%+39.4%-35.2%-60.3%+40.3%-33.6%+2.9%
%± LW-61.3%-57.8%-64.9%-67.9%-62.7%-66.2%-61.4%
GTD$38,859,787$39,378,758$39,715,304$39,848,852$40,036,258$40,160,751$40,288,912
Days22232425262728
18

Toy Story 3

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$266,801$427,123$316,786$122,720$149,171$109,230$115,031
Theaters600600600600600600600
Average$444$711$527$204$248$182$191
%± YD+66.5%+60.1%-25.8%-61.3%+21.6%-26.8%+5.3%
%± LW-27.6%-27.1%-44.3%-46.7%-38.6%-48.4%-28.2%
GTD$404,915,312$405,342,435$405,659,221$405,781,941$405,931,112$406,040,342$406,155,373
Days71727374757677
19

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore

Warner Bros.
Gross$156,122$288,683$230,426$70,010$91,225$63,279$62,438
Theaters823823823823823719719
Average$189$350$279$85$110$88$86
%± YD-1.4%+84.9%-20.2%-69.6%+30.3%-30.6%-1.3%
%± LW-62.5%-56.6%-62.8%-73.9%-68.3%-72.4%-60.6%
GTD$40,760,135$41,048,818$41,279,244$41,349,254$41,440,479$41,503,758$41,566,196
Days29303132333435
20

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross$148,672$217,338$148,643$59,479$60,019$53,347$52,624
Theaters476476476476476476476
Average$312$456$312$124$126$112$110
%± YD+101.5%+46.2%-31.6%-60%+0.9%-11.1%-1.4%
%± LW-15.1%-4.9%-8.8%-21.5%-20.4%-25.1%-28.7%
GTD$297,661,771$297,879,109$298,027,752$298,087,231$298,147,250$298,200,597$298,253,221
Days59606162636465
21

The Kids Are All Right

Focus Features
Gross$141,298$242,418$138,456$56,079$76,669$56,649$58,124
Theaters342342342342342342342
Average$413$708$404$163$224$165$169
%± YD+69.4%+71.6%-42.9%-59.5%+36.7%-26.1%+2.6%
%± LW-31.7%-30.5%-47.2%-42.9%-30.4%-41.1%-30.3%
GTD$18,768,827$19,011,245$19,149,701$19,205,780$19,282,449$19,339,098$19,397,222
Days50515253545556
22

The Last Airbender

Paramount Pictures
Gross$113,781$183,336$121,637$39,472$41,777$33,290$32,136
Theaters306306306306306306306
Average$371$599$397$128$136$108$105
%± YD+507.4%+61.1%-33.7%-67.5%+5.8%-20.3%-3.5%
%± LW+120.5%+136.2%+104.9%+79.5%+62.3%+71.6%+71.5%
GTD$130,285,283$130,468,619$130,590,256$130,629,728$130,671,505$130,704,795$130,736,931
Days58596061626364
23

Hubble 3D

Warner Bros.
Gross$64,970$99,815$98,745$42,791$42,122$38,135$41,317
Theaters151151151151151151151
Average$430$661$653$283$278$252$273
%± YD+3.5%+53.6%-1.1%-56.7%-1.6%-9.5%+8.3%
%± LW-23.4%-24.5%-25.8%-36.5%-36.5%-43.5%-34.2%
GTD$14,360,131$14,459,946$14,558,691$14,601,482$14,643,604$14,681,739$14,723,056
Days162163164165166167168
24

Ramona and Beezus

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$86,695$141,957$91,398$32,846$33,433$27,923$27,844
Theaters354354354354354354354
Average$244$401$258$92$94$78$78
%± YD+122.9%+63.7%-35.6%-64.1%+1.8%-16.5%-0.3%
%± LW-22.5%-13.7%-27.8%-45.1%-46.8%-40.8%-28.4%
GTD$24,584,000$24,725,957$24,817,355$24,850,201$24,883,634$24,911,557$24,939,401
Days36373839404142
25

The Karate Kid

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$65,638$110,108$72,793----
Theaters255255255----
Average$257$431$285----
%± YD-+67.8%-33.9%----
%± LW-37.3%-31.6%-35.3%----
GTD$175,725,862$175,835,970$175,908,763----
Days787980----
26

Grown Ups

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$81,839$128,647$56,864----
Theaters263263263----
Average$311$489$216----
%± YD+139.5%+57.2%-55.8%----
%± LW-38.4%-35.1%-40.8%----
GTD$159,186,495$159,315,142$159,372,006----
Days646566----
27

Shrek Forever After

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$49,103$88,240$55,295$17,170$20,274$16,129$16,322
Theaters207207207207207207207
Average$237$426$267$82$97$77$78
%± YD+84.5%+79.7%-37.3%-68.9%+18.1%-20.4%+1.2%
%± LW-33.7%-25.1%-35.4%-49.2%-43.2%-43%-38.7%
GTD$237,910,255$237,998,495$238,053,790$238,070,960$238,091,234$238,107,363$238,123,685
Days99100101102103104105
28

Charlie St. Cloud

Universal Pictures
Gross$66,660$94,825$51,615$16,650$18,315$13,445$13,505
Theaters333333333333333270270
Average$200$284$155$50$55$49$50
%± YD+58.2%+42.3%-45.6%-67.7%+10%-26.6%+0.4%
%± LW-58.8%-52.7%-54.4%-67.8%-64.5%-70.3%-67.9%
GTD$30,603,435$30,698,260$30,749,875$30,766,525$30,784,840$30,798,285$30,811,790
Days29303132333435
29

Knight and Day

2010 Re-release20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$59,196$80,991$42,124$19,406$26,424$17,333$18,262
Theaters229229229229229229229
Average$258$353$183$84$115$75$79
%± YD+101.9%+36.8%-48%-53.9%+36.2%-34.4%+5.4%
%± LW-31.5%-25.9%-34.9%-36.1%-25%-41.1%-37.7%
GTD$75,863,049$75,944,040$75,986,164$76,005,570$76,031,994$76,049,327$76,067,589
Days66676869707172
30

Winter's Bone

Roadside Attractions
Gross$39,176$65,871$41,874$16,281$16,779$12,276$13,752
Theaters119119119119119119119
Average$329$553$351$136$141$103$115
%± YD+75.3%+68.1%-36.4%-61.1%+3.1%-26.8%+12%
%± LW-26.9%-26.2%-39.6%-39.7%-39.8%-54.7%-38.5%
GTD$5,324,372$5,390,243$5,432,117$5,448,398$5,465,177$5,477,453$5,491,205
Days78798081828384
31

Predators

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$45,837$69,642$37,556$14,051$15,142$13,438$13,355
Theaters187187187187187187187
Average$245$372$200$75$80$71$71
%± YD+183.1%+51.9%-46.1%-62.6%+7.8%-11.3%-0.6%
%± LW-35.9%-18.8%-12.9%-25.1%-13.2%-15.7%-17.5%
GTD$51,511,824$51,581,466$51,619,022$51,633,073$51,648,215$51,661,653$51,675,008
Days50515253545556
32

Flipped

Warner Bros.
Gross$20,414$29,285$20,689$8,092$8,994$5,799$6,147
Theaters26262626262626
Average$785$1,126$795$311$345$223$236
%± YD+166.8%+43.5%-29.4%-60.9%+11.1%-35.5%+6%
%± LW+36.2%+52.9%+32.9%+6.5%+19.6%-21.4%-19.7%
GTD$621,135$650,420$671,109$679,201$688,195$693,994$700,141
Days22232425262728
33

Peepli (Live)

UTV Communications
Gross$16,307$26,406$17,552$2,956$4,171$3,652$2,880
Theaters45454545454545
Average$362$586$390$65$92$81$64
%± YD+69.1%+61.9%-33.5%-83.2%+41.1%-12.4%-21.1%
%± LW-62.8%-63.9%-61.8%-67.4%-67.5%-70.3%-70.1%
GTD$660,817$687,223$704,775$707,731$711,902$715,554$718,434
Days15161718192021
34

The Concert

The Weinstein Company
Gross$13,182$23,641$15,376$4,683$5,531$7,378$6,373
Theaters20202020202020
Average$659$1,182$768$234$276$368$318
%± YD+78.3%+79.3%-35%-69.5%+18.1%+33.4%-13.6%
%± LW+25.2%+5.3%-24.1%-23%-24.2%-16.1%-13.8%
GTD$331,264$354,905$370,281$374,964$380,495$387,873$394,246
Days29303132333435
35

The A-Team

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$21,496$30,290$15,206$5,284$6,846$5,720$6,110
Theaters92929292929292
Average$233$329$165$57$74$62$66
%± YD+79.3%+40.9%-49.8%-65.3%+29.6%-16.4%+6.8%
%± LW-34.6%-34.8%-47.7%-57.6%-47.8%-48.7%-49%
GTD$77,050,963$77,081,253$77,096,459$77,101,743$77,108,589$77,114,309$77,120,419
Days78798081828384
36

Under the Sea 3D

Warner Bros.
Gross$17,719$21,611$14,777$12,276$9,815$10,246$10,505
Theaters16161616161616
Average$1,107$1,350$923$767$613$640$656
%± YD+3.4%+22%-31.6%-16.9%-20%+4.4%+2.5%
%± LW-10.1%-22.6%-43.9%-45.7%-55.1%-56.2%-38.7%
GTD$23,947,471$23,969,082$23,983,859$23,996,135$24,005,950$24,016,196$24,026,701
Days561562563564565566567
37

Marmaduke

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$8,759$18,389$13,137$4,461$4,423$4,020$4,152
Theaters66666666666666
Average$132$278$199$67$67$60$62
%± YD+21.1%+109.9%-28.6%-66%-0.9%-9.1%+3.3%
%± LW-56.4%-48.9%-46.4%-46.1%-55.5%-46.6%-42.6%
GTD$33,534,700$33,553,089$33,566,226$33,570,687$33,575,110$33,579,130$33,583,282
Days85868788899091
38

The Tillman Story

The Weinstein Company
Gross$9,331$12,410$9,929$4,085$4,460$3,943$3,507
Theaters5555555
Average$1,866$2,482$1,985$817$892$788$701
%± YD+97.1%+33%-20%-58.9%+9.2%-11.6%-11.1%
%± LW-32.5%-39.5%-44.4%-35.3%-31.1%-41.2%-25.9%
GTD$85,746$98,156$108,085$112,170$116,630$120,573$124,080
Days891011121314
39

La soga

7-57 Releasing
Gross$4,207$5,818$6,963$1,284$1,950$1,688$1,338
Theaters12121212121212
Average$350$484$580$107$162$140$111
%± YD+22.8%+38.3%+19.7%-81.6%+51.9%-13.4%-20.7%
%± LW-58%-55.3%-47.7%-71.4%-55%-60.1%-60.9%
GTD$131,651$137,469$144,432$145,716$147,666$149,354$150,692
Days15161718192021
40

Cyrus

Fox Searchlight
Gross$4,872$6,467$4,922$2,639$3,406$2,430$1,994
Theaters32323232323232
Average$152$202$153$82$106$75$62
%± YD+11.8%+32.7%-23.9%-46.4%+29.1%-28.7%-17.9%
%± LW-48.8%-53.6%-52%-47.7%-29.5%-47%-54.2%
GTD$7,341,726$7,348,193$7,353,115$7,355,754$7,359,160$7,361,590$7,363,584
Days71727374757677
41

Solitary Man

Anchor Bay Films
Gross$4,387$5,725$4,714$1,196$3,506$2,674$2,242
Theaters19191919191919
Average$230$301$248$62$184$140$118
%± YD+82.1%+30.5%-17.7%-74.6%+193.1%-23.7%-16.2%
%± LW-26.5%-42.2%-38.5%-29.7%+61.1%+57.2%-6.9%
GTD$4,307,089$4,312,814$4,317,528$4,318,724$4,322,230$4,324,904$4,327,146
Days99100101102103104105
42

The Disappearance of Alice Creed

Anchor Bay Films
Gross$3,646$4,134$2,726$1,601$2,324$1,241$1,165
Theaters7777777
Average$520$590$389$228$332$177$166
%± YD+63.6%+13.4%-34.1%-41.3%+45.2%-46.6%-6.1%
%± LW-9%-32%-49.1%-16.7%+12.7%-43%-47.7%
GTD$122,341$126,475$129,201$130,802$133,126$134,367$135,532
Days22232425262728
43

The People I've Slept With

People Pictures
Gross$1,027$1,711$699$126$271$237$668
Theaters1111111
Average$1,027$1,711$699$126$271$237$668
%± YD-+66.6%-59.1%-82%+115.1%-12.5%+181.9%
%± LW-------
GTD$8,727$10,438$11,137$11,263$11,534$11,771$12,439
Days15161718192021
44

Princess Kaiulani

Roadside Attractions
Gross$320$275$450$305$207$320$208
Theaters1111111
Average$320$275$450$305$207$320$208
%± YD+97.5%-14.1%+63.6%-32.2%-32.1%+54.6%-35%
%± LW-22%-17.2%+5.9%+45.2%-27.4%-1.5%+28.4%
GTD$871,144$871,419$871,869$872,174$872,381$872,701$872,909
Days106107108109110111112
45

Tales from Earthsea

2010 Re-releaseWalt Disney Studios
Gross$78$202$309$84$188$146$197
Theaters1111111
Average$78$202$309$84$188$146$197
%± YD-95.1%+159%+53%-72.8%+123.8%-22.3%+34.9%
%± LW-97.5%-94.4%-90.4%-95.3%-87.6%-90.5%-87.7%
GTD$47,532$47,734$48,043$48,127$48,315$48,461$48,658
Days15161718192021
46

City Island

Anchor Bay Films
Gross$182$277$190$56$84$60$124
Theaters1111111
Average$182$277$190$56$84$60$124
%± YD-30%+52.2%-31.4%-70.5%+50%-28.6%+106.7%
%± LW-55.6%-61.7%-68.2%-79.6%-63.3%-70.3%-52.3%
GTD$6,670,245$6,670,522$6,670,712$6,670,768$6,670,852$6,670,912$6,671,036
Days162163164165166167168
47

The American

Focus Features
Gross-----$1,674,363$1,469,422
Theaters-----2,7212,721
Average-----$615$540
%± YD-------12.2%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$1,674,363$3,143,785
Days-----12