British 2008 Weekend 49

December 5-7, 2008

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$9,266,862-515-$17,993$9,266,8621Paramount Pictures International
21Four Christmases$2,309,687-35.8%426-8$5,421$7,413,8282Entertainment Film Distributors
3-Transporter 3$1,408,278-322-$4,373$1,408,2781Icon Film Distribution
42Quantum of Solace$1,072,265-53.4%428-372$2,505$77,168,8466Sony Pictures Releasing
53Changeling$1,060,278-43.5%350+2$3,029$3,992,5442Universal Pictures International (UPI)
64Body Of Lies$382,699-53.4%296-97$1,292$3,753,1363Warner Bros.
7-Lakeview Terrace$334,147-202-$1,654$334,1471Sony Pictures Releasing
85My Best Friend's Girl$184,648-64.2%252-100$732$2,838,9943Lionsgate
96High School Musical 3$161,760-63.5%387-55$417$33,156,4987Walt Disney Pictures
10-The Children$144,271-132-$1,092$144,2711Vertigo Films
118Zack and Miri Make a Porno$122,066-56.7%141-83$865$3,486,9364Entertainment Film Distributors
12-The Secret Life of Bees$109,631-69-$1,588$109,631120th Century Fox International
137What Just Happened$82,647-70.8%127-112$650$511,5782Pathé
1413Waltz with Bashir$73,774-49.5%37-18$1,993$596,5773Artificial Eye
159Quarantine$72,557-71.4%135-108$537$1,452,5103Sony Pictures Releasing
1611Ghost Town$53,846-73.3%110-155$489$10,221,2617Paramount Pictures International
1712Friendship$51,948-65.5%29-14$1,791$1,338,3144Yash Raj Films
1810Max Payne$46,862-77.7%87-162$538$3,519,528420th Century Fox International
1914Burn After Reading$38,437-54.7%27-34$1,423$12,534,5588Universal Pictures International (UPI)
2020The Nightmare Before Christmas
2009 3D Release
$30,793-17.7%14+5$2,199$89,0392Walt Disney Pictures
21-Julia$27,660-17-$1,627$27,6601Chelsea Films
2216Easy Virtue$26,133-41.4%35-30$746$1,854,7805Pathé
2315The Baader Meinhof Complex$21,776-55.5%15-17$1,451$505,7344Momentum Pictures
2424Hunger$21,278-28.4%40-6$531$1,107,7106Pathé
2522Kisses$20,858-35.2%12-$1,738$162,5803Element Films
26-Summer$19,496-13-$1,499$19,4961Vertigo Films
2725Mamma Mia!$16,671-43.8%34-57$490$131,523,77622Universal Pictures International (UPI)
2830Pride and Glory$14,179-26.2%10-22$1,417$1,787,7735Entertainment Film Distributors
2923W.$13,839-54.2%15-12$922$1,444,1775Lionsgate
3026Choke$13,288-53.2%13-22$1,022$205,605320th Century Fox International
31-Rivales$11,634-12-$969$11,6341Optimum Releasing
3235I've Loved You So Long$10,849+1.5%8-2$1,356$1,683,18811Lionsgate
3317Igor$10,831-74.8%135-146$80$6,523,4009Momentum Pictures
3418Prince$10,746-73.9%26-11$413$297,0073Eros International
3519The Flight Before Christmas$9,191-76.4%20-$459$54,2692Magma Films
3633The Boy In The Striped Pajamas$8,794-31.7%24-10$366$7,146,99313Walt Disney Pictures
3740Let's Talk About the Rain$8,648+37.2%10+3$864$219,4565Artificial Eye
38-The Express$7,877-76-$103$7,8771Universal Pictures International (UPI)
3936Gomorrah$7,854-21.1%8+3$981$1,303,8539Optimum Releasing
4034Lorna's Silence$7,266-34.8%8-$908$24,5392New Wave Films
4131Blindness$5,828-64.2%9-20$647$130,0293Pathé
4221The Dark Knight$4,960-85.6%2-2$2,480$88,814,53020Warner Bros.
4328Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!$4,184-79.2%7-8$597$31,0082UTV Motion Pictures
44-Gumnaam: The Mystery$3,479-6-$579$3,4791-
4542The Duchess$3,385-34.6%1-3$3,385$11,834,13014Pathé
46-Patti Smith: Dream of Life$3,062-5-$612$3,0621Verve Pictures
4729Saw V$3,053-84.5%9-31$339$9,306,3907Lionsgate
4837Of Time and the City$2,577-72%5-1$515$330,2176British Film Institute (BFI)
49-Caught in the Act$1,808-6-$301$1,8081-
50-A Streetcar Named Desire
2008 Re-release
$1,613-1-$1,613$28,8394British Film Institute (BFI)
5146The House Bunny$1,601-50.4%9-5$177$5,378,2849Sony Pictures Releasing
5247Scar$1,582-50%6-5$263$246,4745The Works UK Distribution
5345Quiet Chaos$1,490-59.8%4-$372$104,6887New Wave Films
5456OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies$1,424+52.1%2+1$712$30,6395ICA Films
5553City of Ember$1,271-26.8%15-5$84$2,077,0359Entertainment Film Distributors
5661The Wave$1,190+188.8%2-$595$181,02112Momentum Pictures
57-The Girl in the Park$1,122-1-$1,122$1,1221Unanimous Pictures
5841Fly Me to the Moon$1,062-80.6%5-3$212$1,841,03010Momentum Pictures
5974Paris$846+2,629%1-$846$211,94820Optimum Releasing
6027Flawless$818-96.5%5-37$163$39,1912-
61-Trouble the Water$730-1-$730$7301ICA Films
6254The Fall$629-58.4%1-2$629$118,44110Momentum Pictures
6369Fear(s) of the Dark$482+257%1-1$482$12,1997-
6450The Warlords$429-82%2-4$214$76,2765-
65-The Lost City
2008 Re-release
$382-1-$382$3821Lionsgate
6662Man on Wire$363-8.6%1-$363$1,580,44319Icon Film Distribution
6749Eagle Eye$334-87.9%1-9$334$5,531,0818Paramount Pictures International
6865The Zone$331+32.4%2+1$165$52,7728Soda Pictures
6955Alexandra$192-81%1-1$192$27,47211Artificial Eye
7070Somers Town$71+129%1-$71$985,44316Optimum Releasing
7160Jar City$71-86.8%1-$71$206,31813The Works UK Distribution
7272Young@Heart$29-6.5%1-$29$11,2498-
7373Love Letters and Live Wires$29-6.5%1-$29$12,86012British Film Institute (BFI)
7457Unrelated$29-96%1-$29$148,12412New Wave Films
7538Conversations with My Gardener$29-99.7%1-2$29$25,6373-
7651Then She Found Me$21-99%1-$21$212,11112Chelsea Films