Domestic Box Office For March 2009

RankRelease GrossTheatersTotal GrossRelease DateDistributor
1Watchmen$103,790,4063,611$107,509,799Mar 6Warner Bros.
2Monsters vs. Aliens$66,213,6254,136$198,351,526Mar 27DreamWorks
3Race to Witch Mountain$54,253,9493,268$67,172,594Mar 13Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4Knowing$48,233,8453,337$79,957,634Mar 20Summit Entertainment
5I Love You, Man$39,331,4712,829$71,440,011Mar 20DreamWorks
6Taken$32,053,1613,184$145,000,989Jan 30Twentieth Century Fox
7The Last House on the Left$28,976,1202,402$32,752,215Mar 13Universal Pictures
8Madea Goes to Jail$28,349,4292,203$90,508,336Feb 20Lionsgate
9Slumdog Millionaire$27,753,4132,943$141,319,928Nov 12Fox Searchlight Pictures
10Duplicity$26,941,9952,579$40,572,825Mar 20Universal Pictures
11The Haunting in Connecticut
2009 Re-release
$25,629,5572,732$55,389,516Mar 27Lionsgate
12Paul Blart: Mall Cop$16,031,6043,206$146,336,178Jan 16Sony Pictures Releasing
13He's Just Not That Into You$15,383,0213,175$93,953,653Feb 6Warner Bros.
14Coraline$14,532,9042,320$75,286,229Feb 6Focus Features
15Confessions of a Shopaholic$10,537,1002,534$44,277,350Feb 13Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
16Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience$9,495,2061,276$19,162,740Feb 27Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
17Gran Torino$8,061,8843,045$148,095,302Dec 12Warner Bros.
18Fired Up!$7,786,0801,811$17,231,291Feb 20Screen Gems
19The Reader$7,370,8991,203$34,194,407Dec 10The Weinstein Company
2012 Rounds$6,087,2202,331$12,234,694Mar 27Twentieth Century Fox
21Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li$5,011,2571,164$8,742,261Feb 27Twentieth Century Fox
22Friday the 13th$4,970,8973,105$65,002,019Feb 13Warner Bros.
23The International$4,868,3302,364$25,450,527Feb 13Sony Pictures Releasing
24Miss March$4,498,9611,742$4,543,320Mar 13Fox Searchlight Pictures
25Hotel for Dogs$4,326,9533,271$73,034,460Jan 16DreamWorks
26The Pink Panther 2$4,059,6993,245$35,922,978Feb 6Sony Pictures Releasing
27Push$3,904,5462,313$31,811,527Feb 6Summit Entertainment
28The Wrestler$2,862,280776$26,238,243Dec 17Fox Searchlight Pictures
29Sunshine Cleaning$2,680,867642$12,062,558Mar 13Overture Films
30Milk$2,214,583882$31,841,299Nov 26Focus Features
31Under the Sea 3D$2,166,217108$36,262,926Feb 13Warner Bros.
32The Curious Case of Benjamin Button$1,897,9232,988$127,509,326Dec 25Paramount Pictures
33Two Lovers$1,878,073148$3,149,034Feb 13Magnolia Pictures
34The Uninvited$1,714,5002,344$28,596,818Jan 30DreamWorks
35Doubt$1,619,2121,287$33,446,470Dec 12Miramax
36The Class$1,612,664126$3,766,810Dec 19Sony Pictures Classics
37Twilight$1,480,5843,649$192,769,854Nov 21Summit Entertainment
38Marley & Me$1,121,8643,505$143,153,751Dec 25Twentieth Century Fox
39Revolutionary Road$1,054,9831,077$22,911,480Dec 26Paramount Vantage
40Inkheart$1,016,2452,655$17,303,424Jan 23Warner Bros.
41New in Town$969,6021,941$16,734,283Jan 30Lionsgate
42Defiance$877,3041,793$28,644,813Dec 31Paramount Vantage
43Last Chance Harvey$838,9081,108$14,889,042Dec 25Overture Films
44Frost/Nixon$834,5651,105$18,622,031Dec 5Universal Pictures
45Bride Wars$815,8083,228$58,715,510Jan 9Twentieth Century Fox
46Gomorrah
2008 Re-release
$793,08850$1,579,146Dec 19IFC Films
47Yes Man$501,0403,434$97,690,976Dec 19Warner Bros.
48Valkyrie$499,5322,838$83,077,833Dec 25United Artists
49Waltz with Bashir$496,939208$2,283,849Dec 25Sony Pictures Classics
50Bedtime Stories$485,4893,684$110,101,975Dec 25Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
51Space Station 3D$401,93664$93,383,953Apr 19IMAX
52Crossing Over$353,95142$455,654Feb 27The Weinstein Company
53Fly Me to the Moon 3D$346,968713$13,816,982Aug 15Summit Entertainment
54Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$330,96882$34,137,524Sep 23IMAX
55Che: Part One/Che: Part Two$300,01439$1,497,109Dec 12IFC Films
56Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure$293,468252$23,746,066Oct 5National Geographic Entertainment
57Echelon Conspiracy
2009 Re-release
$289,500400$666,009Feb 27After Dark Films
58The Cross$287,160221$741,557Mar 278x Entertainment
59Rachel Getting Married$287,053391$12,796,841Oct 3Sony Pictures Classics
60Wendy and Lucy$281,22140$865,695Dec 10Oscilloscope
61The Great Buck Howard$259,32176$750,587Mar 20Magnolia Pictures
62Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean$231,93942$7,714,996Feb 153D Entertainment
63Everlasting Moments$230,01930$610,825Mar 6IFC Films
64Sin Nombre$200,11687$2,536,665Mar 20Focus Features
65Play the Game$196,13255$659,483Feb 27Slowhand Cinema Releasing
66I've Loved You So Long$181,06069$3,169,305Oct 24Sony Pictures Classics
67Fanboys$158,73145$688,529Feb 6The Weinstein Company
68Tokyo!$144,18918$351,059Mar 6Liberation Entertainment
69Deep Sea$138,76047$46,412,757Mar 3Warner Bros.
70Underworld: Rise of the Lycans$131,9612,942$45,802,315Jan 23Screen Gems
71Roving Mars$112,41527$10,407,978Jan 27Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
72Delhi-6$107,68890$879,913Feb 20UTV Motion Pictures
73Tokyo Sonata$103,80510$278,356Mar 13Regent Releasing
74Valentino: The Last Emperor$101,97138$1,755,134Mar 18Truly Indie
75Let the Right One In$101,43853$2,122,065Oct 24Magnolia Pictures
76The Tale of Despereaux$98,0753,107$50,877,145Dec 19Universal Pictures
77My Bloody Valentine$85,8332,534$51,545,952Jan 16Lionsgate
78The Day the Earth Stood Still$83,0283,560$79,366,978Dec 12Twentieth Century Fox
79Brothers at War$82,30518$153,148Mar 13The Samuel Goldwyn Company
80Australia$77,1092,721$49,554,002Nov 26Twentieth Century Fox
81U2 3D$75,341686$10,363,341Jan 23National Geographic Entertainment
82The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2009: Live Action$66,28360$644,635Feb 6Shorts International
83Harvard Beats Yale 29-29$66,01313$268,431Nov 19Kino International
84The Unborn$58,5002,359$42,670,410Jan 9Universal Pictures
85Cherry Blossoms$55,2468$104,589Jan 16Strand Releasing
86Katyn$52,7762$118,095Feb 18Koch Lorber Films
87The Dark Knight$52,7384,366$533,345,358Jul 18Warner Bros.
8812$51,13120$125,120Mar 4Sony Pictures Classics
89Medicine for Melancholy$49,7787$111,551Jan 30IFC Films
90Fados$48,8686$129,150Mar 6Zeitgeist Films
91Notorious$48,2851,641$36,843,682Jan 16Fox Searchlight Pictures
92Ballerina$46,0275$114,507Jan 16First Run
93Examined Life$45,6266$120,712Feb 25Zeitgeist Films
94Goodbye Solo$44,20534$870,781Mar 27Roadside Attractions
95The Secrets$40,0359$122,094Nov 26Monterey Media
96Frozen River$39,70996$2,511,476Aug 1Sony Pictures Classics
97Hunger$39,69611$154,084Dec 5IFC Films
98Z$37,0262$83,305Mar 13Rialto Pictures
9913B: Fear Has a New Address$36,3406$36,594Mar 6Adlabs Films
100Billu$30,71170$754,928Feb 13Eros International
101Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion$30,69580$30,955Mar 20Roadside Attractions
102Explicit Ills$28,5642$28,564Mar 6-
103Shall We Kiss?$27,80533$535,499Mar 27Music Box Films
104Synecdoche, New York$27,254119$3,083,538Oct 24Sony Pictures Classics
105One Day You'll Understand$26,8987$145,642Oct 31Kino International
106An American Affair$23,8222$28,044Feb 27Screen Media Films
107Runaways$20,66320$27,908Feb 27Slowhand Cinema Releasing
108Crips and Bloods: Made in America$19,2804$70,219Jan 23Argot Pictures
109Outlander$18,76381$166,003Jan 23Third Rail Releasing
110Severed Ways: The Norse Discovery of America$18,7281$18,728Mar 13Magnolia Pictures
111Skills Like This$15,1287$63,163Mar 20Shadow Distribution
112Máncora$14,7652$29,697Mar 20Maya Entertainment
113Carmen and Geoffrey$13,8341$14,130Mar 13First Run
114Sherman's Way$13,2824$13,282Mar 6International Film Circuit
115Service$13,0724$64,536Jan 30Regent Releasing
116The Betrayal$12,9193$41,271Nov 21The Cinema Guild
117The New Twenty$12,3111$17,625Mar 20Argot Pictures
118Throw Down Your Heart$11,9984$89,521Mar 13Argot Pictures
119Coyote County Loser$11,6542$24,375Mar 20Roebuck Media
120Man on Wire$11,06093$2,962,242Jul 25Magnolia Pictures
121Just Another Love Story
2008 Re-release
$10,8283$45,835Jan 9Koch Lorber Films
122American Swing$10,6052$30,156Mar 27Magnolia Pictures
123The Education of Charlie Banks$9,9153$15,078Mar 27Anchor Bay Films
124Ciao$9,7543$49,494Dec 5Regent Releasing
125Trouble the Water$8,74215$520,151Aug 22Zeitgeist Films
126Guest of Cindy Sherman$8,0751$27,052Mar 27Trela Media
127Reunion$8,0302$8,030Mar 6Abramorama
128Pray the Devil Back to Hell$7,6275$90,066Nov 7Balcony Releasing
129Robert Blecker Wants Me Dead$7,3991$9,166Feb 27Abramorama
130Lola Montès$7,3164$120,306Oct 10Rialto Pictures
131How About You$6,7407$78,234Nov 14Strand Releasing
132A Secret$6,27611$623,558Sep 5Strand Releasing
133Perestroika$6,2351$26,064Mar 20Strand Releasing
134The Wild Child$6,1972$65,051Nov 7The Film Desk
135Absurdistan$6,1143$39,683Feb 6First Run
136Waiting for Dublin$5,9254$5,925Mar 13Cinema Libre Studio
137Spinning Into Butter$5,7604$8,064Mar 27Screen Media Films
138Our City Dreams$5,1643$34,972Feb 6First Run
139Dhoondte Reh Jaoge$5,12710$5,127Mar 6UTV Motion Pictures
140Galapagos$4,47214$18,630,372Oct 29IMAX
141Three Monkeys
2008 Re-release
$4,0053$41,343Mar 27Zeitgeist Films
142Live Fast, Die Young$3,8571$18,335Oct 24-
143Monsieur Verdoux$3,5862$64,636Mar 14The Film Desk
144Familiar Strangers$3,0094$34,068Nov 14Cavalier Films
145The Secret of the Grain$2,6903$86,356Dec 24IFC Films
146Between Love & Goodbye$2,6032$18,480Jan 30Embrem Entertainment
147Under Our Skin$2,5206$98,548Jun 19Shadow Distribution
148Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains$2,4957$89,473Oct 22Zeitgeist Films
149Eleven Minutes$2,1184$7,986Feb 20Regent Releasing
150Shuttle$1,9251$1,925Mar 6Truly Indie
151Made in U.S.A$1,6062$95,209Jan 9Rialto Pictures
152Were the World Mine$1,4084$123,789Oct 31-
153Box Elder$1,3192$48,996Mar 3-
154Tulpan$1,2404$158,741Apr 1Zeitgeist Films
155Of Time and the City$1,0572$32,677Jan 21Strand Releasing
156Teeth$88616$347,578Jan 18Roadside Attractions
157Momma's Man$5629$100,435Aug 22Kino International
158The Village Barbershop$3302$2,359Jan 16Monterey Media
159Sixty Six
2008 Re-release
$30117$224,614Aug 1First Independent Pictures
160J'entends plus la guitare$2601$12,876Feb 25The Film Desk
161America Betrayed$1751$1,311Mar 27First Run
162I.O.U.S.A.$146358$821,046Aug 22Roadside Attractions