Domestic Box Office For Dec 26, 2011

Rank Release Metric Fri Dec 23Sat Dec 24Sun Dec 25Mon Dec 26Tue Dec 27Wed Dec 28Thu Dec 29
1

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

Paramount Pictures
Gross$9,675,908$6,227,071$13,653,650$14,562,154$9,664,177$8,518,218$8,246,568
Theaters3,4483,4483,4483,4483,4483,4483,448
Average$2,806$1,805$3,959$4,223$2,802$2,470$2,391
%± YD+50.7%-35.6%+119.3%+6.7%-33.6%-11.9%-3.2%
%± LW+135.8%+31.1%+247.1%+620.5%+472.5%-4.5%+28.4%
GTD$42,112,369$48,339,440$61,993,090$76,555,244$86,219,421$94,737,639$102,984,207
Days891011121314
2

Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

Warner Bros.
Gross$6,755,371$3,898,691$9,616,493$10,829,958$7,321,067$6,515,996$6,331,128
Theaters3,7033,7033,7033,7033,7033,7033,703
Average$1,824$1,052$2,596$2,924$1,977$1,759$1,709
%± YD+42.4%-42.3%+146.7%+12.6%-32.4%-11%-2.8%
%± LW-53.8%-73.5%-6.9%+119.8%+41.8%+52.1%+33.4%
GTD$65,508,993$69,407,684$79,024,177$89,854,135$97,175,202$103,691,198$110,022,326
Days891011121314
3

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$5,421,548$2,775,182$4,388,462$6,943,102$6,811,411$6,557,259$6,522,184
Theaters3,7343,7343,6833,6833,6833,6833,683
Average$1,451$743$1,191$1,885$1,849$1,780$1,770
%± YD+36.6%-48.8%+58.1%+58.2%-1.9%-3.7%-0.5%
%± LW-19.2%-71.9%-34%+155.9%+94.3%+86.8%+64.4%
GTD$42,361,735$45,136,917$49,525,379$56,468,481$63,279,892$69,837,151$76,359,335
Days891011121314
4

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$4,630,185$2,509,634$5,628,785$6,724,208$4,580,128$4,166,138$4,144,753
Theaters2,9142,9142,9142,9142,9142,9142,914
Average$1,588$861$1,931$2,307$1,571$1,429$1,422
%± YD+39.8%-45.8%+124.3%+19.5%-31.9%-9%-0.5%
%± LW------17.8%+25.2%
GTD$13,006,658$15,516,292$21,145,077$27,869,285$32,449,413$36,615,551$40,760,304
Days3456789
5

The Adventures of Tintin

Paramount Pictures
Gross$3,519,175$2,436,040$3,765,778$5,415,136$4,632,059$4,147,004$4,115,772
Theaters3,0873,0873,0873,0873,0873,0873,087
Average$1,139$789$1,219$1,754$1,500$1,343$1,333
%± YD+44.8%-30.8%+54.6%+43.8%-14.5%-10.5%-0.8%
%± LW-----+80.1%+69.3%
GTD$11,527,198$13,963,238$17,729,016$23,144,152$27,776,211$31,923,215$36,038,987
Days3456789
6

We Bought a Zoo

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$2,984,875$1,884,359$4,491,200$5,244,211$4,287,178$4,049,507$4,087,501
Theaters3,1173,1173,1173,1173,1173,1173,117
Average$957$604$1,440$1,682$1,375$1,299$1,311
%± YD--36.9%+138.3%+16.8%-18.2%-5.5%+0.9%
%± LW-------
GTD$3,443,361$5,327,720$9,818,920$15,063,131$19,350,309$23,399,816$27,487,317
Days1234567
7

Arthur Christmas

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$1,035,662$739,264$298,393$435,828$419,644$378,704$361,570
Theaters1,8041,8041,5241,5241,5241,5241,524
Average$574$409$195$285$275$248$237
%± YD+21%-28.6%-59.6%+46.1%-3.7%-9.8%-4.5%
%± LW+23.1%-53%-73.9%-32.1%-47.6%-43.3%-57.8%
GTD$42,503,664$43,242,928$43,541,321$43,977,149$44,396,793$44,775,497$45,137,067
Days31323334353637
8

The Muppets

Walt Disney Studios
Gross$928,676$607,133$609,953$1,123,575$1,014,029$1,012,427$1,014,943
Theaters1,7521,7521,5361,5361,5361,5361,536
Average$530$346$397$731$660$659$660
%± YD+31.1%-34.6%+0.5%+84.2%-9.7%-0.2%+0.2%
%± LW+8.7%-60.6%-45.8%+91%+49.4%+72.7%+43.3%
GTD$74,485,201$75,092,334$75,702,287$76,825,862$77,839,891$78,852,318$79,867,261
Days31323334353637
9

Hugo

Paramount Pictures
Gross$715,057$589,824$826,947$989,786$772,360$726,017$745,332
Theaters1,2361,236951951951951951
Average$578$477$869$1,040$812$763$783
%± YD+16.9%-17.5%+40.2%+19.7%-22%-6%+2.7%
%± LW-26%-62.7%-28.8%+58%+6.4%+43.1%+21.8%
GTD$42,342,326$42,932,150$43,759,097$44,748,883$45,521,243$46,247,260$46,992,592
Days31323334353637
10

New Year's Eve

Warner Bros.
Gross$1,322,093$516,982$1,474,664$1,877,793$1,666,586$1,701,272$1,768,465
Theaters2,5852,5852,2252,2252,2252,2252,225
Average$511$199$662$843$749$764$794
%± YD+13.5%-60.9%+185.2%+27.3%-11.2%+2.1%+3.9%
%± LW-47.8%-82.2%-21.5%+67.9%+30.1%+61.1%+51.8%
GTD$30,659,288$31,176,270$32,650,934$34,528,727$36,195,313$37,896,585$39,665,050
Days15161718192021
11

Don 2

Reliance Big Pictures
Gross$519,443$492,711$661,767$349,367$244,624$172,608$144,158
Theaters158161157158157158158
Average$3,287$3,060$4,215$2,211$1,558$1,092$912
%± YD+793.5%-5.1%+34.3%-47.2%-30%-29.4%-16.5%
%± LW------+148%
GTD$577,577$1,070,288$1,732,055$2,081,422$2,326,046$2,498,654$2,642,812
Days2345678
12

The Descendants

Fox Searchlight
Gross$619,725$445,663$1,007,983$1,198,609$829,963$805,549$825,602
Theaters813813753753753753753
Average$762$548$1,338$1,591$1,102$1,069$1,096
%± YD+48.7%-28.1%+126.2%+18.9%-30.8%-2.9%+2.5%
%± LW-33.3%-69.7%+15.8%+200.9%+86.2%+109.3%+98.1%
GTD$30,911,277$31,356,940$32,364,923$33,563,532$34,393,495$35,199,044$36,024,646
Days38394041424344
13

Young Adult

Paramount Pictures
Gross$513,383$346,517$886,550$920,290$657,210$622,428$613,312
Theaters987987987987987987987
Average$520$351$898$932$665$630$621
%± YD+36.8%-32.5%+155.8%+3.8%-28.6%-5.3%-1.5%
%± LW-52.9%-75.1%-3.7%+120.4%+55.8%+76.9%+63.4%
GTD$5,922,831$6,269,348$7,155,898$8,076,188$8,733,398$9,355,826$9,969,138
Days15161718192021
14

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross$671,876$282,370$512,060$914,635$771,203$753,282$762,469
Theaters1,6031,6031,6031,6031,6031,6031,603
Average$419$176$319$570$481$469$475
%± YD+10.3%-58%+81.3%+78.6%-15.7%-2.3%+1.2%
%± LW-47.4%-83.5%-57.5%+40.4%+10.5%+46.2%+25.1%
GTD$269,473,777$269,756,147$270,268,207$271,182,842$271,954,045$272,707,327$273,469,796
Days36373839404142
15

The Sitter

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$593,580$274,059$871,526$758,177$584,836$542,568$531,113
Theaters1,7861,7861,4861,4861,4861,4861,486
Average$332$153$586$510$393$365$357
%± YD+1.9%-53.8%+218%-13%-22.9%-7.2%-2.1%
%± LW-58.9%-84.8%-36.2%+7.4%-18.2%-2.1%-8.8%
GTD$21,081,782$21,355,841$22,227,367$22,985,544$23,570,380$24,112,948$24,644,061
Days15161718192021
16

The Artist

The Weinstein Company
Gross$232,663$235,420$414,980$432,198$298,269$303,303$318,311
Theaters167167167167167167167
Average$1,393$1,409$2,484$2,588$1,786$1,816$1,906
%± YD+436.8%+1.2%+76.3%+4.1%-31%+1.7%+4.9%
%± LW+217.1%+94.6%+346.2%+946.6%+539.1%+665.8%+634.5%
GTD$1,731,093$1,966,513$2,381,493$2,813,691$3,111,960$3,415,263$3,733,574
Days29303132333435
17

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Focus Features
Gross$209,334$194,303$313,822$338,613$236,938$231,384$244,314
Theaters55555555555555
Average$3,806$3,532$5,705$6,156$4,307$4,206$4,442
%± YD+263.8%-7.2%+61.5%+7.9%-30%-2.3%+5.6%
%± LW+70%+2.7%+117.2%+504.3%+318%+346.9%+324.6%
GTD$1,310,916$1,505,219$1,819,041$2,157,654$2,394,592$2,625,976$2,870,290
Days15161718192021
18

My Week with Marilyn

The Weinstein Company
Gross$168,999$127,818$264,280$314,463$232,815$241,671$241,130
Theaters602602602602602602602
Average$280$212$439$522$386$401$400
%± YD+113.3%-24.4%+106.8%+19%-26%+3.8%-0.2%
%± LW+8.2%-50.2%+48%+260.6%+153.8%+227%+204.3%
GTD$6,588,195$6,716,013$6,980,293$7,294,756$7,527,571$7,769,242$8,010,372
Days31323334353637
19

Puss in Boots

DreamWorks (at Paramount)
Gross$180,789$93,258$136,530$257,390$265,030$268,698$278,536
Theaters389389389389389389389
Average$464$239$350$661$681$690$716
%± YD+17.8%-48.4%+46.4%+88.5%+3%+1.4%+3.7%
%± LW+68.9%-54.5%-10.7%+188.3%+152.2%+110%+81.4%
GTD$143,431,986$143,525,244$143,661,774$143,919,164$144,184,194$144,452,892$144,731,428
Days57585960616263
20

Happy Feet Two

Warner Bros.
Gross$91,998$64,311$63,204$121,686$137,944$146,372$153,008
Theaters535535525525525525525
Average$171$120$120$231$262$278$291
%± YD-29.8%-30.1%-1.7%+92.5%+13.4%+6.1%+4.5%
%± LW-64.9%-85.8%-82.6%-40.7%-45.5%+9.9%+16.7%
GTD$59,724,640$59,788,951$59,852,155$59,973,841$60,111,785$60,258,157$60,411,165
Days36373839404142
21

Jack and Jill

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$94,765$37,549$53,392$73,219$62,783$63,451$63,843
Theaters385385242242242242242
Average$246$97$220$302$259$262$263
%± YD-12.5%-60.4%+42.2%+37.1%-14.3%+1.1%+0.6%
%± LW-73.7%-93%-83.9%-57.9%-64.4%-32.9%-41%
GTD$71,154,473$71,192,022$71,245,414$71,318,633$71,381,416$71,444,867$71,508,710
Days43444546474849
22

J. Edgar

Warner Bros.
Gross$42,977$34,894$64,268$81,669$61,444$63,020$66,439
Theaters455455455455455455455
Average$94$76$141$179$135$138$146
%± YD+3.8%-18.8%+84.2%+27.1%-24.8%+2.6%+5.4%
%± LW-60.2%-80%-38.4%+42.5%+5.4%+73.3%+60.5%
GTD$35,955,247$35,990,141$36,054,409$36,136,078$36,197,522$36,260,542$36,326,981
Days45464748495051
23

Tower Heist

Universal Pictures
Gross$58,015$31,130$48,110$67,920$53,770$53,865$55,185
Theaters283283283283283283283
Average$205$110$170$240$190$190$195
%± YD+15.7%-46.3%+54.5%+41.2%-20.8%+0.2%+2.5%
%± LW-79%-92.4%-77.8%-45.6%-48.9%+22.7%+10%
GTD$76,170,930$76,202,060$76,250,170$76,318,090$76,371,860$76,425,725$76,480,910
Days50515253545556
24

Shame

Fox Searchlight
Gross$45,311$28,913$49,350$65,766$54,491$56,981$57,354
Theaters50505353535353
Average$906$578$931$1,240$1,028$1,075$1,082
%± YD+12.8%-36.2%+70.7%+33.3%-17.1%+4.6%+0.7%
%± LW-48.9%-76.3%-49%+35.1%+10.9%+49.4%+42.8%
GTD$1,452,728$1,481,641$1,530,991$1,596,757$1,651,248$1,708,229$1,765,583
Days22232425262728
25

Immortals

Relativity Media
Gross$46,643$27,854$46,462$50,766$39,778$38,263$38,241
Theaters228228228228228228228
Average$204$122$203$222$174$167$167
%± YD-1.3%-40.3%+66.8%+9.3%-21.6%-3.8%<0.1%
%± LW-80.5%-92%-82.4%-63.5%-67.8%-13.6%-19.1%
GTD$82,290,265$82,318,119$82,364,581$82,415,347$82,455,125$82,493,388$82,531,629
Days43444546474849
26

Moneyball

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$48,463$23,922$41,967$73,685$58,788$58,520$59,667
Theaters242242242242242242242
Average$200$98$173$304$242$241$246
%± YD+72.3%-50.6%+75.4%+75.6%-20.2%-0.5%+2%
%± LW+139%-33.6%+118.5%+586.6%+389.5%+152.1%+112.2%
GTD$74,439,900$74,463,822$74,505,789$74,579,474$74,638,262$74,696,782$74,756,449
Days92939495969798
27

A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas

Warner Bros.
Gross$38,994$20,193$52,785$45,378$36,738$34,167$34,082
Theaters245245245245245245245
Average$159$82$215$185$149$139$139
%± YD+35.5%-48.2%+161.4%-14%-19%-7%-0.2%
%± LW-27.6%-70.8%+1.4%+38.4%+11.4%+28.5%+18.5%
GTD$34,573,180$34,593,373$34,646,158$34,691,536$34,728,274$34,762,441$34,796,523
Days50515253545556
28

Dolphin Tale

Warner Bros.
Gross$39,177$17,940$18,976$49,954$56,448$57,012$61,003
Theaters188188188188188188188
Average$208$95$100$265$300$303$324
%± YD-12.8%-54.2%+5.8%+163.2%+13%+1%+7%
%± LW-17.1%-79.5%-67.5%+26.5%-0.7%+46%+35.7%
GTD$71,550,333$71,568,273$71,587,249$71,637,203$71,693,651$71,750,663$71,811,666
Days92939495969798
29

Courageous

TriStar Pictures
Gross$34,131$14,463$41,930$63,057$43,677$46,358$46,005
Theaters192192192192192192192
Average$177$75$218$328$227$241$239
%± YD+30.5%-57.6%+189.9%+50.4%-30.7%+6.1%-0.8%
%± LW+38.1%-60%-0.3%+339.5%+189.4%+97.2%+75.9%
GTD$33,627,899$33,642,362$33,684,292$33,747,349$33,791,026$33,837,384$33,883,389
Days85868788899091
30

The Polar Express

2011 IMAX ReleaseWarner Bros.
Gross$43,633$14,128$1,243$16,073$13,165$14,808$13,339
Theaters20202020202020
Average$2,181$706$62$803$658$740$666
%± YD+38.3%-67.6%-91.2%+1,193.1%-18.1%+12.5%-9.9%
%± LW+54.2%-72.1%-95.8%-27.8%-33.8%-53.1%-57.7%
GTD$608,975$623,103$624,346$640,419$653,584$668,392$681,731
Days29303132333435
31

Born to Be Wild

Warner Bros.
Gross$18,257$11,618$2,303$33,325$46,991$49,463$52,183
Theaters49494949494949
Average$372$237$47$680$959$1,009$1,064
%± YD+25.4%-36.4%-80.2%+1,347%+41%+5.3%+5.5%
%± LW+13.8%-44.7%-88.5%+185.7%+210.8%+212%+258.5%
GTD$14,862,395$14,874,013$14,876,316$14,909,641$14,956,632$15,006,095$15,058,278
Days260261262263264265266
32

The Ides of March

Sony Pictures Releasing
Gross$17,842$10,154$16,102$28,136$22,602$21,206$22,726
Theaters145145145145145145145
Average$123$70$111$194$155$146$156
%± YD+64.5%-43.1%+58.6%+74.7%-19.7%-6.2%+7.2%
%± LW+49.7%-51.4%+26%+274.2%+190.2%+131.5%+109.6%
GTD$40,620,975$40,631,129$40,647,231$40,675,367$40,697,969$40,719,175$40,741,901
Days78798081828384
33

In Time

20th Century Fox Film Corporation
Gross$20,317$8,445$16,179$23,758$20,062$22,171$22,685
Theaters131131112112112112112
Average$155$64$144$212$179$197$202
%± YD+12.2%-58.4%+91.6%+46.8%-15.6%+10.5%+2.3%
%± LW-58.2%-87.2%-67%-14.4%-28%+33.5%+25.3%
GTD$36,843,325$36,851,770$36,867,949$36,891,707$36,911,769$36,933,940$36,956,625
Days57585960616263
34

Footloose

2011 Re-releaseParamount Pictures
Gross$20,913$7,154$14,695$29,568$26,773$29,674$32,757
Theaters182182182182182182182
Average$114$39$80$162$147$163$179
%± YD-25.4%-65.8%+105.4%+101.2%-9.5%+10.8%+10.4%
%± LW-42.8%-86%-59.5%+32.4%-2.3%+23.2%+16.8%
GTD$51,415,535$51,422,689$51,437,384$51,466,952$51,493,725$51,523,399$51,556,156
Days71727374757677
35

Margin Call

Roadside Attractions
Gross$7,212$6,233$7,466$11,841$9,904$6,734$7,892
Theaters30303030303030
Average$240$207$248$394$330$224$263
%± YD-35.7%-13.6%+19.8%+58.6%-16.4%-32%+17.2%
%± LW-71.8%-87%-69.5%-9.1%-36%-39%-29.6%
GTD$5,172,393$5,178,626$5,186,092$5,197,933$5,207,837$5,214,571$5,222,463
Days64656667686970
36

In the Land of Blood and Honey

FilmDistrict
Gross$6,660$4,758$7,436$6,605$4,397$4,851$4,956
Theaters3333333
Average$2,220$1,586$2,478$2,201$1,465$1,617$1,652
%± YD--28.6%+56.3%-11.2%-33.4%+10.3%+2.2%
%± LW-------
GTD$6,660$11,418$18,854$25,459$29,856$34,707$39,663
Days1234567
37

Paranormal Activity 3

Paramount Pictures
Gross$12,376$3,978$13,704$16,059$13,896$15,418$16,265
Theaters124124124124124124124
Average$99$32$110$129$112$124$131
%± YD-24.2%-67.9%+244.5%+17.2%-13.5%+11%+5.5%
%± LW-50.9%-89.3%-53.1%+1%-21.1%+4.9%-0.3%
GTD$103,860,375$103,864,353$103,878,057$103,894,116$103,908,012$103,923,430$103,939,695
Days64656667686970
38

Drive

FilmDistrict
Gross$5,263$2,558$4,058$6,144$4,489$5,139$5,553
Theaters26262626262626
Average$202$98$156$236$172$197$213
%± YD-7.2%-51.4%+58.6%+51.4%-26.9%+14.5%+8.1%
%± LW-55.8%-85%-68.8%-7.9%-41.8%-42.3%-2.1%
GTD$34,780,588$34,783,146$34,787,204$34,793,348$34,797,837$34,802,976$34,808,529
Days99100101102103104105
39

The Three Musketeers

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross$3,370$1,991$2,846$4,208$3,740$4,456$3,960
Theaters37373737373737
Average$91$53$76$113$101$120$107
%± YD-54.1%-40.9%+42.9%+47.9%-11.1%+19.1%-11.1%
%± LW-78%-90.2%-80.4%-51.8%-69.9%-27.1%-46%
GTD$20,353,283$20,355,274$20,358,120$20,362,328$20,366,068$20,370,524$20,374,484
Days64656667686970
40

Martha Marcy May Marlene

Fox Searchlight
Gross$2,584$1,816$1,688$2,898$2,549$2,627$3,168
Theaters18181515151515
Average$143$100$112$193$169$175$211
%± YD-17.7%-29.7%-7%+71.7%-12%+3.1%+20.6%
%± LW-55.9%-76.4%-79%-30.9%-19.1%+3.7%+0.9%
GTD$2,885,879$2,887,695$2,889,383$2,892,281$2,894,830$2,897,457$2,900,625
Days64656667686970
41

Like Crazy

Paramount Vantage
Gross$3,001$1,417$3,313$3,924$3,368$4,605$4,703
Theaters30303030303030
Average$100$47$110$130$112$153$156
%± YD-68.1%-52.8%+133.8%+18.4%-14.2%+36.7%+2.1%
%± LW-82.4%-93.7%-81.4%-68.4%-68.1%-47.5%-50.1%
GTD$3,337,137$3,338,554$3,341,867$3,345,791$3,349,159$3,353,764$3,358,467
Days57585960616263
42

50/50

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross$1,471$832$1,391$3,065$2,523$2,273$2,519
Theaters31313131313131
Average$47$26$44$98$81$73$81
%± YD-82.7%-43.4%+67.2%+120.3%-17.7%-9.9%+10.8%
%± LW-87.7%-94.2%-87.4%-67.8%-72.9%-74.2%-70.4%
GTD$35,001,589$35,002,421$35,003,812$35,006,877$35,009,400$35,011,673$35,014,192
Days85868788899091
43

War Horse

Walt Disney Studios
Gross--$7,515,402$7,012,570$4,172,543$3,714,009$3,614,519
Theaters--2,3762,3762,3762,3762,376
Average--$3,163$2,951$1,756$1,563$1,521
%± YD----6.7%-40.5%-11%-2.7%
%± LW-------
GTD--$7,515,402$14,527,972$18,700,515$22,414,524$26,029,043
Days--12345
44

The Darkest Hour

Summit Entertainment (pre Lionsgate)
Gross--$2,993,519$2,068,960$1,461,990$1,242,087$1,208,166
Theaters--2,3242,3242,3242,3242,327
Average--$1,288$890$629$534$519
%± YD----30.9%-29.3%-15%-2.7%
%± LW-------
GTD--$2,993,519$5,062,479$6,524,469$7,766,556$8,974,722
Days--12345
45

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close

Warner Bros.
Gross--$72,348$42,370$28,213$30,772$28,571
Theaters--66666
Average--$12,058$7,061$4,702$5,128$4,761
%± YD----41.4%-33.4%+9.1%-7.2%
%± LW-------
GTD--$72,348$114,718$142,931$173,703$202,274
Days--12345
46

Pariah

Focus Features
Gross-----$21,824$14,583
Theaters-----44
Average-----$5,456$3,645
%± YD-------33.2%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$21,824$36,407
Days-----12
47

The Way

2010 Re-releaseProducers Distribution Agency
Gross---$19,035$14,400$14,760$16,695
Theaters---45454545
Average---$423$320$328$371
%± YD-----24.3%+2.5%+13.1%
%± LW---+75.8%+14.2%+13.4%-
GTD---$4,071,947$4,086,347$4,101,107$4,117,802
Days---81828384
48

El Sicario, Room 164

Icarus Films
Gross-----$837$767
Theaters-----11
Average-----$837$767
%± YD-------8.4%
%± LW-------
GTD-----$837$1,604
Days-----12