Domestic 2008 Weekend 51

December 19-21, 2008

RankLWRelease Distributor Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeks
1-Yes ManWarner Bros. $18,262,471-3,434-$5,318$18,262,4711
2-Seven PoundsSony Pictures Releasing $14,851,136-2,758-$5,384$14,851,1361
3-The Tale of DespereauxUniversal Pictures $10,103,675-3,104-$3,255$10,103,6751
41The Day the Earth Stood StillTwentieth Century Fox $9,890,105-67.6%3,560-$2,778$48,366,9892
52Four ChristmasesWarner Bros. $7,701,375-41.1%3,515-25$2,191$100,110,8274
63TwilightSummit Entertainment $5,189,319-34.7%2,991-658$1,734$158,423,2185
74BoltWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $4,146,856-44.4%2,968-165$1,397$94,900,0595
811Slumdog MillionaireFox Searchlight Pictures $3,053,760+40.4%589+420$5,184$12,037,5106
95AustraliaTwentieth Century Fox $2,174,188-47.9%2,212-491$982$41,796,5254
106Quantum of SolaceSony Pictures Releasing $2,051,882-44.8%1,874-761$1,094$161,200,4126
119MilkFocus Features $1,729,156-33.5%356+28$4,857$10,410,0394
128Madagascar: Escape 2 AfricaDreamWorks $1,569,610-50.7%2,007-761$782$172,392,0697
137Nothing Like the HolidaysOverture Films $1,305,439-63%1,671-$781$5,924,5132
1410Transporter 3Lionsgate $682,033-71%1,007-1,534$677$31,069,3894
1519DoubtMiramax $680,948+34.2%39+24$17,460$1,399,5482
1613Role ModelsUniversal Pictures $645,395-58.2%792-536$814$65,593,9857
1712Cadillac RecordsSony Pictures Releasing $606,748-61.7%701+13$865$7,046,2503
1820Gran TorinoWarner Bros. $468,221+72.3%19+13$24,643$859,8602
1917Frost/NixonUniversal Pictures $378,052-39.6%39-$9,693$1,491,2623
2015Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi-$326,641-64.5%82-1$3,983$1,431,8432
2116The Boy in the Striped PajamasMiramax $274,481-60%403-276$681$8,379,4407
2223The Polar Express
2008 IMAX Release
Warner Bros. $260,441+22.4%26-$10,016$1,132,2455
2335Beverly Hills ChihuahuaWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $225,706+218%315+142$716$92,595,59412
24-The WrestlerFox Searchlight Pictures $202,714-4-$50,678$288,2201
2514Punisher: War ZoneLionsgate $193,995-86%385-2,123$503$7,948,1593
2622Rachel Getting MarriedSony Pictures Classics $130,230-41.2%115-36$1,132$9,785,03312
2724Eagle EyeDreamWorks $129,410-34.7%254-66$509$100,856,79013
2821ChangelingUniversal Pictures $101,905-60.3%229-164$445$35,397,2579
2925The ReaderThe Weinstein Company $92,790-44.8%8-$11,598$349,2402
3030I've Loved You So LongSony Pictures Classics $83,284-18.8%52+6$1,601$2,052,6679
3142Vicky Cristina Barcelona-$72,723+79.7%162+134$448$22,658,94519
3234Let the Right One InMagnolia Pictures $68,656-10.3%53-$1,295$1,245,8809
3331High School Musical 3Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $56,436-44.4%161-99$350$89,404,7479
3426FireproofThe Samuel Goldwyn Company $56,163-61.9%160-186$351$33,063,48713
3566Nights in RodantheWarner Bros. $55,622+628%204+181$272$41,633,34513
3629Synecdoche, New YorkSony Pictures Classics $53,622-48.8%56-41$957$2,547,6739
3736A Christmas TaleIFC Films $52,393-15.5%48+5$1,091$795,9106
3828The Dark KnightWarner Bros. $51,743-53.9%157-48$329$530,811,56523
3927The Secret Life of BeesFox Searchlight Pictures $49,479-56.6%141-130$350$37,320,13710
4033Happy-Go-LuckyMiramax $44,621-48.6%84-60$531$3,101,67111
4141Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2008 Re-release
IMAX $40,944-0.5%18-$2,274$308,7668
4232Zack and Miri Make a PornoThe Weinstein Company $36,307-64%87-76$417$31,153,0078
4343Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric AdventureNational Geographic Entertainment $31,138-22.8%21-$1,482$20,161,73264
4439Max PayneTwentieth Century Fox $24,590-46.2%69-52$356$40,632,11010
4564The Haunting of Molly HartleyFreestyle Releasing $24,415+137.1%73+57$334$13,442,4128
4650Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3DIMAX $22,834+16.7%4-1$5,708$26,744,089170
4758Space Station 3DIMAX $21,658+40%5-3$4,331$77,216,088349
4840IgorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $18,382-59.8%82-36$224$19,420,49614
4951Deep SeaWarner Bros. $17,732-6.8%10-$1,773$37,117,207147
5044Burn After ReadingFocus Features $16,314-49.8%44-13$370$60,338,89115
5154Wendy and LucyOscilloscope $16,004-12.2%6+4$2,667$50,6502
5238Soul Men-$14,756-70.5%95-$155$11,998,2237
5347JCVD-$13,290-51.6%15-9$886$413,5237
5448Body of LiesWarner Bros. $11,391-52.9%24-13$474$39,043,45211
5545WALL·EWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $11,074-64.1%62-61$178$223,773,41026
5659Fly Me to the Moon 3DSummit Entertainment $10,095-32.2%13+1$776$12,423,42419
5752AppaloosaWarner Bros. $9,902-47.3%33-32$300$20,051,96514
5855City of EmberTwentieth Century Fox $8,921-46.8%40-23$223$7,823,15311
5972TimecrimesMagnolia Pictures $7,864+80.7%7+5$1,123$14,8872
60-A SecretStrand Releasing $7,721-7-$1,103$557,56616
6163Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean3D Entertainment $7,700-27.3%10-$770$5,188,31145
6246RocknRollaWarner Bros. $7,077-75.3%39-84$181$5,694,40111
6369Man on WireMagnolia Pictures $5,917+1.5%6+2$986$2,913,15522
64-Gomorrah
2008 Re-release
IFC Films $5,532-1-$5,532$5,5321
6567Roving MarsWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $4,407-35.3%6-$734$9,821,139152
6677Ashes of TimeSony Pictures Classics $3,799+21%14-$271$170,42811
6775Tell No OneMusic Box Films $3,556+8.8%6+1$592$6,130,29325
6857Were the World Mine-$3,155-80.2%3-1$1,051$82,4638
6968The SecretsMonterey Media $3,039-53.7%5-1$607$52,2264
7081CiaoRegent Releasing $2,733-5.6%3+2$911$10,7233
7161Pray the Devil Back to HellBalcony Releasing $2,524-80.6%4-1$631$51,8867
72-The Wild ChildThe Film Desk $2,362-2-$1,181$22,7387
7378U2 3DNational Geographic Entertainment $1,847-38.2%1-2$1,847$9,647,92948
7480A Girl Cut in TwoIFC Films $1,838-36.8%9+1$204$409,65819
7571Righteous KillOverture Films $1,620-65%15-21$108$40,081,03515
7665Frozen RiverSony Pictures Classics $1,471-83.6%4-9$367$2,307,80721
77-AntarcticaRegent Releasing $1,302-1-$1,302$9,18117
78-Box ElderN/A$990-2-$495$44,44242
79101Sky KidsDark Coast Pictures $702+142.1%1-$702$144,11019
8086I Can't Think StraightRegent Releasing $686-67.7%2-1$343$35,7945
8176I Served the King of EnglandSony Pictures Classics $650-79.9%3-$216$617,22817
8294Breakfast with ScotRegent Releasing $649-33.3%1-$649$42,98011
8387Fear(s) of the DarkIFC Films $617-67.3%3-1$205$77,8769
8474Harvard Beats Yale 29-29Kino International $615-84.5%1-2$615$59,2525
8556Nobel SonFreestyle Releasing $546-96.7%3-96$182$540,1183
8682Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the MountainsZeitgeist Films $467-82.8%1-3$467$60,4429
8779Where God Left His ShoesIFC Films $464-84.1%2-$232$3,9112
88-Save MeFirst Run $424-1-$424$82,36916
8984HouseRoadside Attractions $331-86.4%1-10$331$574,9407
9083Trouble the WaterZeitgeist Films $242-90.6%1-4$242$486,36218
91-How About You...Strand Releasing $145-1-$145$33,0136
92-House of the Sleeping BeautiesFirst Run $136-1-$136$3,3876