Domestic Box Office For Christmas 2009

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Sherlock Holmes$24,608,9413,626$209,028,679Dec 25Warner Bros.
2Avatar$23,095,0463,461$749,766,139Dec 18Twentieth Century Fox
3Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel$13,890,0113,747$219,614,612Dec 23Twentieth Century Fox
4It's Complicated$7,174,1952,955$112,735,375Dec 25Universal Pictures
5Up in the Air$3,643,8122,218$83,823,381Dec 4Paramount Pictures
6The Blind Side$3,372,4053,407$255,959,475Nov 20Warner Bros.
7Nine$2,030,0471,412$19,676,965Dec 18The Weinstein Company
8The Princess and the Frog$1,955,7033,475$104,400,899Nov 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
9Did You Hear About the Morgans?$1,539,9432,718$29,580,087Dec 18Sony Pictures Releasing
10Invictus$1,312,5692,170$37,491,364Dec 11Warner Bros.
11The Twilight Saga: New Moon$662,1714,124$296,623,634Nov 20Summit Entertainment
123 Idiots$657,207156$6,532,874Dec 23Reliance Big Pictures
13A Christmas Carol$465,9983,683$137,855,863Nov 6Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
14Brothers$390,4792,088$28,544,157Dec 4Lionsgate
152012$306,4053,444$166,112,167Nov 13Sony Pictures Releasing
16Precious$218,4081,003$47,566,524Nov 6Lionsgate
17Old Dogs$198,2773,425$49,492,060Nov 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
18The Young Victoria$165,482476$11,001,272Dec 18Apparition
19The Road$117,050396$8,117,000Nov 25-
20Armored$111,6591,919$15,988,876Dec 4Screen Gems
21Fantastic Mr. Fox$96,4382,304$21,002,919Nov 13Twentieth Century Fox
22A Single Man$95,869354$9,176,000Dec 11The Weinstein Company
23Ninja Assassin$71,3952,503$38,122,883Nov 25Warner Bros.
24Crazy Heart$54,0831,361$39,464,306Dec 16Fox Searchlight Pictures
25Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs$47,1663,119$124,870,275Sep 18Sony Pictures Releasing
26Where the Wild Things Are$42,4253,735$77,233,467Oct 16Warner Bros.
27Law Abiding Citizen$35,9422,890$73,357,727Oct 16Overture Films
28Couples Retreat$35,6503,074$109,204,945Oct 9Universal Pictures
29The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day$24,403524$10,273,188Oct 30Apparition
30Me and Orson Welles$23,427134$1,190,003Nov 25Freestyle Releasing
31A Serious Man$21,371262$9,228,768Oct 2Focus Features
32Planet 51$20,0073,035$42,194,060Nov 20Sony Pictures Releasing
33Paranormal Activity$17,8662,712$107,918,810Sep 25Paramount Pictures
34The Lovely Bones$13,1202,638$44,114,232Dec 11DreamWorks
35The Fourth Kind$12,1602,530$25,486,040Nov 6Universal Pictures
36Astro Boy$10,7453,020$19,551,067Oct 23Summit Entertainment
37The Men Who Stare at Goats$6,7232,453$32,428,195Nov 6Overture Films
38Pirate Radio$6,413883$8,017,917Nov 13Focus Features
39The Box$4,3822,635$15,051,977Nov 6Warner Bros.
40Under the Sea 3D$1,789108$36,253,955Feb 13Warner Bros.
41The Polar Express
2009 IMAX Release
$1,56821$514,354Nov 6Warner Bros.
42Amelia$1,3711,070$14,246,488Oct 23Fox Searchlight Pictures
43The Maid$1,29719$576,608Oct 16Elephant Eye Films
44The September Issue$156143$3,820,067Aug 28Roadside Attractions
45Oh My God$1347$38,244Nov 13Mitropoulos Films
46The Slammin' Salmon$5411$41,587Dec 11Anchor Bay Films