Domestic 2006 Weekend 51

December 22-25, 2006 - Christmas long weekend (US)

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Night at the Museum$42,212,651-3,688-$11,445$42,212,6511Twentieth Century Fox
2-The Pursuit of Happyness$22,554,220-2,863-$7,877$60,841,1151Sony Pictures Releasing
3-Rocky Balboa$17,003,904-3,017-$5,636$26,697,1181Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
4-The Good Shepherd$14,142,760-2,215-$6,384$14,142,7601Universal Pictures
5-Charlotte's Web$9,568,033-3,728-$2,566$28,377,4991Paramount Pictures
6-Eragon$9,334,259-3,030-$3,080$39,829,9611Twentieth Century Fox
7-Dreamgirls$8,953,734-852-$10,509$9,577,7591DreamWorks
8-We Are Marshall$8,582,508-2,606-$3,293$9,682,5081Warner Bros.
9-The Holiday$6,855,456-2,635-$2,601$36,948,418-Sony Pictures Releasing
10-Happy Feet$6,565,747-2,565-$2,559$160,521,910-Warner Bros.
11-The Nativity Story$6,137,619-1,824-$3,364$32,822,450-New Line Cinema
12-Blood Diamond$4,775,689-1,920-$2,487$26,778,439-Warner Bros.
13-Apocalypto$4,479,914-2,144-$2,089$36,204,070-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
14-Casino Royale$4,350,706-1,588-$2,739$144,920,106-Sony Pictures Releasing
15-Black Christmas$3,307,602-1,278-$2,588$3,307,6021-
16-The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$1,319,624-801-$1,647$82,432,368-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
17-Unaccompanied Minors$1,069,848-1,125-$950$13,069,115-Warner Bros.
18-Deja Vu$1,043,787-839-$1,244$60,162,620-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
19-Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$801,273-458-$1,749$124,485,270-Twentieth Century Fox
20-Curse of the Golden Flower$711,336-60-$11,855$725,4801Sony Pictures Classics
21-Volver$633,815-115-$5,511$3,658,771-Sony Pictures Classics
22-Deck the Halls$627,561-751-$835$34,195,853-Twentieth Century Fox
23-The Queen$604,776-302-$2,002$26,642,475-Miramax
24-Babel$436,801-208-$2,100$18,999,137-Paramount Vantage
25-Bhagam Bhag$400,127-51-$7,845$400,1271-
26-The History Boys$388,225-163-$2,381$1,296,015-Fox Searchlight Pictures
27-The Polar Express
2006 IMAX Release
$359,052-36-$9,973$2,351,873-Warner Bros.
28-The Departed$293,644-191-$1,537$119,775,122-Warner Bros.
29-Children of Men$179,268-16-$11,204$179,2681Universal Pictures
30-Little Children$135,569-42-$3,227$2,214,538-New Line Cinema
31-The Good German$135,356-19-$7,124$253,9341Warner Bros.
32-Letters from Iwo Jima$122,548-5-$24,509$162,2931Warner Bros.
33-The Prestige$118,607-263-$450$52,186,126-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
34-Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2006 Re-release
$74,570-28-$2,663$729,033-IMAX
35-For Your Consideration$74,061-63-$1,175$5,326,795-Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
36-The Painted Veil$71,814-4-$17,953$92,9581Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
37-Sweet Land$66,879-29-$2,306$764,358-Libero
38-Guadalupe$66,551-52-$1,279$787,798-Slowhand Cinema Releasing
39-Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$64,366-11-$5,851$16,308,625-IMAX
40-Deep Sea$62,666-25-$2,506$21,712,466-Warner Bros.
41-Bobby$58,915-88-$669$10,956,867--
42-Turistas$50,432-80-$630$6,908,651-Fox Atomic
43-Kabul Express$49,503-27-$1,833$224,9501Yash Raj Films
44-Venus$48,871-3-$16,290$54,6341Miramax
45-Little Miss Sunshine$48,239-63-$765$59,406,981-Fox Searchlight Pictures
46-Dhoom 2$38,269-16-$2,391$2,543,272-Yash Raj Films
47-The Fountain$36,578-35-$1,045$9,892,669-Warner Bros.
48-Roving Mars$32,592-18-$1,810$5,396,041-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
49-The Guardian$32,257-101-$319$54,874,083-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
50-The Wedding Weekend$28,540-35-$815$1,072,805-The Weinstein Company
51-The Nightmare Before Christmas
2006 3D Release
$24,502-4-$6,125$8,664,092-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
52-The Last King of Scotland$21,256-9-$2,361$3,574,859-Fox Searchlight Pictures
53-The Illusionist$20,803-62-$335$39,723,873-Yari Film Group Releasing
54-Flicka$20,705-90-$230$20,822,068-Twentieth Century Fox
55-Facing the Giants$18,853-53-$355$10,023,674-IDP Distribution
56-The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided$17,748-11-$1,613$655,657-Excel Entertainment
57-The Marine$17,181-68-$252$18,748,516-Twentieth Century Fox
58-Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny$16,501-85-$194$8,281,225-New Line Cinema
59-Screen Door Jesus$15,876----$59,000-Indican Pictures
60-The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$13,438-41-$327$39,482,658-New Line Cinema
61-A Good Year$8,792-35-$251$7,411,282-Twentieth Century Fox
62-Shortbus$8,666-14-$619$1,914,740-THINKFilm
63-Screamers$7,566-2-$3,783$52,034-Maya Entertainment
64-Copying Beethoven$7,562-18-$420$337,926-Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
65-The Secret Life of Words$6,156-3-$2,052$14,1421Strand Releasing
66-Le petit lieutenant$6,121-1-$6,121$124,216-The Cinema Guild
67-Notes on a Scandal$6,117-1-$6,117$6,1171Fox Searchlight Pictures
68-Jesus Camp$6,022-8-$752$866,276-Magnolia Pictures
69-Keeping Mum$5,198-11-$472$1,595,361-THINKFilm
70-Family Law$4,685-3-$1,561$18,289-IFC Films
71-2 or 3 Things I Know About Her$4,412-1-$4,412$67,876-Rialto Pictures
72-Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj$4,095-12-$341$4,243,441-Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
73-Galapagos$3,858-3-$1,286$16,616,606-IMAX
74-Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont$3,658-3-$1,219$1,716,505-Cineville
75-American Hardcore$3,619-9-$402$260,765-Sony Pictures Classics
76-Fast Food Nation$3,224-6-$537$978,408-Fox Searchlight Pictures
77-Aliens of the Deep$3,197-2-$1,598$8,719,602-Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
78-Words of My Perfect Teacher$2,800-3-$933$7,2191International Film Circuit
79-Driving Lessons$2,793-11-$253$215,755-Sony Pictures Classics
80-The Cave of the Yellow Dog$2,116-5-$423$71,789-Tartan
81-Matthew Barney: No Restraint$1,796-1-$1,796$3,6751IFC Films
82-The Aura$1,718-2-$859$39,019-IFC Films
83-Off the Black$1,418-2-$709$14,708-THINKFilm
84-Candy$1,250-5-$250$37,614-THINKFilm
85-Cocaine Cowboys$1,245-2-$622$148,872-Magnolia Pictures
86-Flannel Pajamas$1,190-1-$1,190$55,998--
87-A Soap$1,093-1-$1,093$3,231-Strand Releasing
88-Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles$937-5-$187$245,795-Sony Pictures Classics
89-Samoan Wedding$895-2-$447$59,908-Magnolia Pictures
90-El Topo$720-1-$720$15,893-ABKCO Films
91-Opal Dream$700-2-$350$7,728-Strand Releasing
92-The Bridge$691-1-$691$147,144-First Stripe Productions
93-Old Joy$487-1-$487$170,402-Kino International