Domestic 2006 Weekend 49

December 8-10, 2006

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Distributor Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeks
1-ApocalyptoWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $15,005,604-2,465-$6,087$15,005,6041
21Happy FeetWarner Bros. $12,904,413-26.5%3,650-154$3,535$137,932,8414
3-The HolidaySony Pictures Releasing $12,778,913-2,610-$4,896$12,778,9131
42Casino RoyaleSony Pictures Releasing $8,926,207-40.9%3,161-225$2,823$129,020,0824
5-Blood DiamondWarner Bros. $8,648,324-1,910-$4,527$8,648,3241
63Deja VuWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $6,019,672-45%2,742-366$2,195$52,995,9293
7-Unaccompanied MinorsWarner Bros. $5,815,474-2,775-$2,095$5,815,4741
8-The Nativity StoryNew Line Cinema $5,350,000-33.3%3,083-$1,735$15,500,0002
95Deck the HallsTwentieth Century Fox $3,993,188-40.2%2,766-439$1,443$30,144,9033
106The Santa Clause 3: The Escape ClauseWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $3,254,729-33.5%2,226-391$1,462$77,184,0196
117Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of KazakhstanTwentieth Century Fox $2,571,596-45.8%1,594-643$1,613$120,266,1656
129Stranger Than FictionSony Pictures Releasing $1,425,717-57.5%1,266-538$1,126$39,130,7295
138TuristasFox Atomic $1,418,457-60.4%1,572+2$902$5,958,4872
14-The QueenMiramax $905,000-33%628-84$1,441$24,577,00011
1510Van Wilder 2: The Rise of TajMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $871,780-62.3%1,979-$440$3,833,7622
1611Flushed AwayDreamWorks $835,368-62.1%1,048-1,005$797$61,214,5836
1712Bobby-$568,805-71.6%804-866$707$10,453,2874
1813The FountainWarner Bros. $501,489-71.9%636-836$788$9,390,1193
1916BabelParamount Vantage $456,581-54.4%373-236$1,224$17,605,7717
2018The DepartedWarner Bros. $438,302-46.9%355-217$1,234$118,740,37310
2121VolverSony Pictures Classics $371,788-2.2%44+14$8,449$2,375,9956
2217For Your ConsiderationWarner Independent Pictures (WIP) $340,208-59.8%295-330$1,153$4,871,0384
2323The Polar Express
2006 IMAX Release
Warner Bros. $327,251+52.2%37+8$8,844$1,081,6354
24-GuadalupeSlowhand Cinema Releasing $301,333-225-$1,339$301,3331
2519Saw IIILionsgate $297,153-63.4%424-129$700$80,150,3437
26-Tenacious D in The Pick of DestinyNew Line Cinema $229,773-83%338-1,581$679$8,081,4693
2733The History BoysFox Searchlight Pictures $201,791+143.5%50+42$4,035$500,4323
2820Dhoom 2-$163,498-68%51-12$3,205$2,344,7023
2922The PrestigeWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $140,403-59.3%203-118$691$51,900,8238
3025The GuardianWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $97,252-35.3%244-70$398$54,718,24711
3126Facing the GiantsIDP Distribution $94,742-36.2%152-30$623$9,886,15911
3236Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2006 Re-release
IMAX $94,649+29.4%29+3$3,263$401,0636
3331The Wedding WeekendThe Weinstein Company $88,624-13.2%83-1$1,067$916,7727
3428FlickaTwentieth Century Fox $84,536-30.9%255-48$331$20,706,1428
3529Little Miss SunshineFox Searchlight Pictures $80,071-24.3%120-16$667$59,214,50220
3630Little ChildrenNew Line Cinema $65,714-37%25-5$2,628$1,927,68410
3740Deep SeaWarner Bros. $56,358-16.2%26-$2,167$21,463,85841
3832Flags of Our FathersDreamWorks $53,757-43.6%142-62$378$33,574,3328
3941The MarineTwentieth Century Fox $52,862-18.8%109-19$484$18,677,4219
4035The IllusionistYari Film Group Releasing $52,751-34.4%121-52$435$39,617,63117
4145Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3DIMAX $49,468+17.9%11-3$4,497$16,116,61064
4227Let's Go to PrisonUniversal Pictures $44,100-66.3%106-135$416$4,613,8154
4337The Work and the Glory III: A House DividedExcel Entertainment $42,426-39.9%34-10$1,247$574,1063
44123FlyboysMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $41,864+35,378%140+138$299$13,048,52212
4549Roving MarsWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $40,065+7.4%19-1$2,108$5,285,06146
4648Sweet LandLibero $37,224-3.2%17-1$2,189$633,5749
4759The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The BeginningNew Line Cinema $35,694+183.3%84+49$424$39,418,95310
4839A Good YearTwentieth Century Fox $31,052-54.9%147+9$211$7,365,0045
4944The Last King of ScotlandFox Searchlight Pictures $29,219-40.2%13-4$2,247$3,487,93011
5051ShortbusTHINKFilm $28,611-20.5%25-1$1,144$1,851,62810
5147The Nightmare Before Christmas
2006 3D Release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $27,676-31.8%6-10$4,612$8,579,2578
52-Inland Empire518 Media $27,508-2-$13,754$37,9971
53-ScreamersMaya Entertainment $23,609-4-$5,902$23,6091
5446School for Scoundrels-$22,869-43.7%66-59$346$17,787,15711
555210 Items or LessTHINKFilm $22,108-38.5%13-2$1,700$69,2652
5653Copying BeethovenMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $21,946-34.1%20+7$1,097$291,4285
5742The ReturnRogue Pictures $21,636-63.4%51-65$424$7,744,7855
58-Alex Rider: Operation StormbreakerThe Weinstein Company $18,436-95-$194$677,64610
5943Fast Food NationFox Searchlight Pictures $17,149-67%28-30$612$946,3924
6057The Science of SleepWarner Independent Pictures (WIP) $12,927-19.7%17-8$760$4,647,27712
6156Keeping MumTHINKFilm $12,350-23.8%18-1$686$1,565,14813
6260Driving LessonsSony Pictures Classics $11,505-8.5%14-7$821$187,1629
63-Days of GloryThe Weinstein Company $10,996-2-$5,498$13,7421
64-Ever AgainRocky Mountain Pictures $10,802-12-$900$10,8021
6561The Cave of the Yellow DogTartan $10,421-10.6%7+1$1,488$57,1995
6673American HardcoreSony Pictures Classics $10,277+85.5%19+12$540$235,22712
6758Jesus CampMagnolia Pictures $9,496-31.6%19+3$499$840,64513
68107Eating Out 2: Sloppy SecondsAriztical Entertainment $9,198+992.4%5+4$1,839$16,9083
6954Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane ArbusPicturehouse $8,888-62.3%23-10$386$210,5435
7055Wild Safari - A South African Adventure-$7,861-57%6-1$1,310$12,392,79188
71-Off the BlackTHINKFilm $6,763-2-$3,381$6,7631
7274Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples TempleSeventh Art Releasing $6,542+19%5+2$1,308$103,3578
73106Black GoldCalifornia Newsreel $6,132+436%3-$2,044$65,08410
7464Bon Cop Bad CopAlliance Atlantis Vivafilm $5,941-39.3%8-6$742$12,646,48619
75672 or 3 Things I Know About HerRialto Pictures $5,905-26.6%1-$5,905$57,6984
76114Half NelsonTHINKFilm $5,488+1,022.3%5+4$1,097$2,694,97318
77-Family LawIFC Films $5,384-2-$2,692$5,3841
78-Pandora's BoxKino International $5,113-1-$5,113$53,48526
7995The ArchitectMagnolia Pictures $5,007+146.4%8+7$625$7,6522
8076GalapagosIMAX $4,423-4.8%2-$2,211$16,595,937372
8177Mrs. Palfrey at the ClaremontCineville $4,070-10.2%7-$581$1,703,92555
8271Boynton Beach Club-$4,042-33.9%9+1$449$3,123,74939
8369Flannel Pajamas-$3,994-46.3%1-1$3,994$49,2794
8463CandyTHINKFilm $3,370-65.8%4-4$842$22,2684
8589Aliens of the DeepWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $3,309+10.4%2-$1,654$8,709,27898
8668The AuraIFC Films $3,217-57.9%3-1$1,072$29,2734
8762Harsh TimesMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $2,900-71.5%12-9$241$3,335,8395
88120Mutual AppreciationGoodbye Cruel Releasing $2,684+1,276.4%5+4$536$87,91515
89-MoonlightIndican Pictures $2,318-1-$2,318$48,89030
9091Cocaine CowboysMagnolia Pictures $2,246-20.8%4-$561$142,8377
9183FuckTHINKFilm $2,021-47.2%3-2$673$19,7915
9287Haunted Castle-$2,000-35.5%2-$1,000$12,888,194303
9366The Devil Wears PradaTwentieth Century Fox $1,941-76.3%4-15$485$124,739,60624
94-Romeo & Juliet: Sealed with a KissIndican Pictures $1,894-2-$947$173,0977
9579Samoan WeddingMagnolia Pictures $1,780-57.7%1-1$1,780$55,2685
9685InfamousWarner Independent Pictures (WIP) $1,639-50.2%6-2$273$1,148,6069
97109This Film Is Not Yet RatedIFC Films $1,567+121%6-1$261$298,92015
9870Old JoyKino International $1,564-77.2%3-4$521$167,02716
9981Riding Alone for Thousands of MilesSony Pictures Classics $1,483-63.8%6-7$247$237,38815
10098UnknownIFC Films $1,465-17.7%1-3$1,465$21,2296
10188The BridgeFirst Stripe Productions $1,457-52.2%2-$728$140,7927
10284Unnatural & AccidentalAlliance Atlantis Vivafilm $1,456-56.5%2-$728$5,4202
103-La moustacheThe Cinema Guild $1,434-2-$717$244,09729
10490Captive-$1,409-52.7%2-$704$15,3565
105-Monkey WarfareAlliance Atlantis Vivafilm $1,366-1-$1,366$1,3661
106-The Empire in AfricaCinema Libre Studio $1,088-3-$362$1,0881
107102Abduction: The Megumi Yokota StorySagewood Cinema Ventures $989-23%1-$989$10,5803
10894Vajra Sky Over TibetTruly Indie $818-61.2%1-1$818$62,35617
10982Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony KushnerBalcony Releasing $816-78.8%3-1$272$24,72910
11065Christmas at Maxwell's-$809-90.3%31-10$26$12,3502
111-Screen Door JesusIndican Pictures $788-1-$788$41,60563
11296ClimatesZeitgeist Films $775-59.4%2+1$387$48,2837
113117So Much So FastBalcony Releasing $770+93%2+1$385$16,4119
114-Opal DreamStrand Releasing $706-1-$706$5,3953
115124Yang Ban Xi: The 8 ModelworksShadow Distribution $675+1,306.2%1-$675$21,24444
116111FactotumIFC Films $648+13.3%1-3$648$808,22117
11710151 Birch StreetTruly Indie $544-66.3%1-$544$84,6898
118122Space Station 3DIMAX $540+350%4-2$135$64,958,805243
119-Captain Sabertooth
2006 Re-release
Indican Pictures $502-1-$502$104,44312
120113Alien Adventure-$495-1%1-$495$5,016,282382
121112Encounter in the Third Dimension-$490-2%1-$490$7,194,446407
12280Bugs!SK Films $418-89.9%2-2$209$18,318,703196
123-Al Franken: God SpokeBalcony Releasing $334-1-$334$102,99013
12475The Piano Tuner of EarthQuakesZeitgeist Films $300-94%1-2$300$11,5074
125-Mongolian Ping PongFirst Run $235-1-$235$70,94034
126115T-Rex: Back to the CretaceousIMAX $176-63.9%1-1$176$52,882,479425
12792LunacyZeitgeist Films $132-94.8%2-3$66$45,02418
128119Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of IstanbulStrand Releasing $100-57.4%1-$100$70,53527