Domestic 2009 Weekend 42

October 16-18, 2009

RankLWRelease Distributor Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeks
1-Where the Wild Things AreWarner Bros. $32,695,407-3,735-$8,753$32,695,4071
2-Law Abiding CitizenOverture Films $21,039,502-2,890-$7,280$21,039,5021
34Paranormal ActivityParamount Pictures $19,617,650+148.3%760+600$25,812$33,171,7434
41Couples RetreatUniversal Pictures $17,227,390-49.8%3,009+9$5,725$62,617,7352
5-The StepfatherScreen Gems $11,581,586-2,734-$4,236$11,581,5861
63Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsSony Pictures Releasing $8,017,871-30.4%3,037+45$2,640$108,201,6455
72ZombielandSony Pictures Releasing $7,616,939-48.5%3,171+133$2,402$60,640,3173
85Toy Story
2009 Re-release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $3,016,580-61.2%1,489-263$2,025$28,554,6783
96SurrogatesWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $1,917,315-55.1%2,326-666$824$36,327,6504
107The Invention of LyingWarner Bros. $1,907,398-42.9%1,624-119$1,174$15,497,1643
118Whip ItFox Searchlight Pictures $1,507,379-46.7%1,482-256$1,017$11,360,7963
129Capitalism: A Love StoryOverture Films $1,455,510-44.7%991-4$1,468$11,622,4334
1311The Informant!Warner Bros. $955,456-56.7%1,228-974$778$31,766,8965
1410FameMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) $903,890-64.5%1,555-1,555$581$21,795,8494
1524A Serious ManFocus Features $842,511+83.4%82+61$10,274$1,843,3073
1612I Can Do Bad All by MyselfLionsgate $557,799-63.1%807-506$691$51,383,3246
1713Love HappensUniversal Pictures $547,765-62.7%1,043-851$525$22,416,2605
1818G.I. Joe: The Rise of CobraParamount Pictures $407,537-40.8%514-95$792$149,645,92111
1914Good HairRoadside Attractions $398,617-61.6%178-8$2,239$1,727,6112
2020Bright StarApparition $396,479-36.5%295-85$1,343$3,534,1925
2123Coco Before ChanelSony Pictures Classics $391,618-14.9%99+2$3,955$2,379,3164
22-New York, I Love YouVivendi Entertainment $380,605-118-$3,225$380,6051
2315Inglourious BasterdsThe Weinstein Company $341,410-59.8%436-532$783$119,073,4699
2426Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceWarner Bros. $273,341-33.1%356-149$767$301,153,38214
2525The HangoverWarner Bros. $267,583-37.4%359-112$745$276,276,78520
2629G-ForceWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $248,338-11.6%287-26$865$118,302,19413
2722Julie & JuliaSony Pictures Releasing $246,959-47%295-299$837$93,081,74711
2828District 9TriStar Pictures $245,983-15.4%335+2$734$115,238,92610
2939An EducationSony Pictures Classics $244,763+53.9%19+15$12,882$483,6932
30169Focus Features $232,125-72%488-728$475$31,219,9466
3119All About SteveTwentieth Century Fox $225,426-65.8%507-693$444$33,191,6967
3241More Than a GameLionsgate $200,253+57.2%107+63$1,871$598,2103
3335The Boys Are BackMiramax $154,237-15%108+33$1,428$558,2084
3417PandorumOverture Films $145,985-82.2%427-1,052$341$10,051,5564
35-Black DynamiteApparition $131,862-70-$1,883$131,8621
3638Ice Age: Dawn of the DinosaursTwentieth Century Fox $130,408-19.3%181-46$720$196,112,52216
37-Main Aurr Mrs KhannaUTV Motion Pictures $121,134-59-$2,053$121,1341
3831The ProposalWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $119,772-43.1%173-87$692$163,802,56318
3921Jennifer's BodyTwentieth Century Fox $116,986-79.4%313-692$373$16,031,5835
4040UpWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $105,278-27%162-53$649$292,810,07421
4130The Final DestinationWarner Bros. $98,530-64.6%174-191$566$66,083,2468
42-All the Best: Fun Begins-$96,054-55-$1,746$96,0541
4337The September IssueRoadside Attractions $91,743-43.8%77-27$1,191$3,353,8558
4436Sorority RowSummit Entertainment $87,667-50%244-103$359$11,820,6136
4546Under the Sea 3DWarner Bros. $85,653-9.6%32-3$2,676$18,125,25736
4627From Mexico with LoveRoadside Attractions $85,326-74.5%139-140$613$505,6062
4748ParisIFC Films $75,101-8.5%33-1$2,275$600,1245
4834The Time Traveler's WifeWarner Bros. $70,203-61.7%101-162$695$62,620,11010
4942The Secrets of Jonathan SperryFive & Two Pictures $64,858-46.3%90-17$720$935,6975
5033I Hope They Serve Beer in HellFreestyle Releasing $56,476-69.3%132-134$427$1,357,5854
5143Halloween II-$56,135-52.5%140-52$400$32,590,7888
5244Aliens in the AtticTwentieth Century Fox $55,612-45.5%108-46$514$25,055,63312
53-Lost in LoveCinedigm Entertainment Group $52,453-221-$237$52,4531
5451It Might Get LoudSony Pictures Classics $45,009-23.9%64-4$703$1,420,40110
5559ShortsWarner Bros. $43,580+40.4%54-50$807$20,437,7419
5647500 Days of SummerFox Searchlight Pictures $43,239-51.5%71-88$609$32,203,94014
5756Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. GoldbergInternational Film Circuit $40,008-11.1%20-1$2,000$930,21315
5858The Damned UnitedSony Pictures Classics $37,675+17.5%15+9$2,511$85,9252
5950My One and OnlyFreestyle Releasing $32,582-53.7%58-91$561$2,388,1809
6054Passport to LoveVariance Films $31,908-30.7%6-$5,318$95,2752
6132Wake Up SidUTV Motion Pictures $25,192-87.2%33-43$763$682,1633
6263Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3DIMAX $24,564+20.5%4-3$6,141$30,111,390213
6353AmreekaNational Geographic Entertainment $20,056-61%18-16$1,114$537,4047
6461Space Station 3DIMAX $18,333-18.8%5-2$3,666$79,931,708392
6564Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric AdventureNational Geographic Entertainment $17,440-2.4%8-$2,180$22,417,190107
6665MoonSony Pictures Classics $17,083+2.1%25+8$683$4,940,27419
67-The MaidElephant Eye Films $17,036-1-$17,036$17,0361
6857PonyoWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $16,054-52.3%45-39$356$14,995,89110
6955WhiteoutWarner Bros. $14,022-69%41-109$342$10,173,0356
7076SéraphineMusic Box Films $11,978+26.3%12+2$998$813,40420
7197Visual AcousticsArthouse Films $11,915+238.8%2+1$5,957$17,2522
7290The Burning PlainMagnolia Pictures $11,602+165.8%13+3$892$176,2795
7383The Horse BoyZeitgeist Films $11,400+70.9%4+1$2,850$60,4053
7471BronsonMagnolia Pictures $11,241+2.8%2+1$5,620$28,6602
7574DeparturesRegent Releasing $9,484-2.1%9-1$1,053$1,440,13521
7669The Baader Meinhof ComplexVitagraph Films $9,344-18.3%9-9$1,038$436,1809
7760Night at the Museum: Battle of the SmithsonianTwentieth Century Fox $8,565-64.9%17-22$503$177,220,56122
7870The Yes Men Fix the WorldShadow Distribution $8,097-26.1%1-$8,097$38,1534
7973Cold SoulsThe Samuel Goldwyn Company $7,559-26.7%20-1$377$879,63011
8068In the LoopIFC Films $7,282-38.1%11-18$662$2,384,04413
8177TruckerMonterey Media $6,513-31.1%4-6$1,628$18,9312
8267AdamFox Searchlight Pictures $6,351-57%17-9$373$2,250,96612
838635 Shots of RumThe Cinema Guild $6,290+14.4%2+1$3,145$65,5985
8480Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean3D Entertainment $6,276-16.3%5+1$1,255$7,111,08988
8585Food, Inc.Magnolia Pictures $6,222+1.7%11-5$565$4,399,13019
8679Play the GameSlowhand Cinema Releasing $6,106-20.2%15-5$407$592,70634
8787Unmistaken ChildOscilloscope $5,815+16.7%5+2$1,163$294,41920
88-The Janky PromotersThird Rail Releasing $5,702-22-$259$5,7021
89107The Providence EffectSlowhand Cinema Releasing $5,588+224.3%4+1$1,397$59,6144
9094CrudeFirst Run $5,112+24.7%5+2$1,022$98,7376
91108We Live in PublicAbramorama $4,939+193.8%1-$4,939$36,7468
9284The CoveRoadside Attractions $4,863-25.1%19+1$255$825,55212
9388Big FanFirst Independent Pictures $4,274-9.1%7-$610$203,1258
9492FuelN/A$4,180-3.1%3+1$1,393$28,6395
95115World's Greatest DadMagnolia Pictures $4,031+294.8%5+2$806$210,0979
9682The Other ManImage Entertainment $3,280-51.6%6-3$546$147,7926
97-The MinistersMaya Entertainment $2,844-2-$1,422$2,8441
98129HumpdayMagnolia Pictures $2,785+1,046.1%4+2$696$405,10715
9978Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I LoveShadow Distribution $2,774-69.8%2-2$1,387$152,31819
100-The Girl from Monaco
2008 Re-release
Magnolia Pictures $2,558-3-$852$597,58016
10172A Woman in BerlinStrand Releasing $2,553-76.3%3-4$851$264,82614
10293Adventures of PowerVariance Films $2,236-47.4%1-1$2,236$7,3092
10391Lorna's SilenceSony Pictures Classics $2,172-49.7%12-5$181$320,90812
104104Paper HeartOverture Films $1,890-17.8%9-9$210$1,259,85411
105122U2 3DNational Geographic Entertainment $1,505+134.8%2-$752$10,218,33991
10681Peter and VandyStrand Releasing $1,299-82.3%1-2$1,299$10,2482
10799Cloud 9Music Box Films $1,245-60.2%3+1$415$79,66410
108-White on RiceVariance Films $1,181-1-$1,181$45,3456
109118Afghan StarZeitgeist Films $1,035+33%2-$517$101,54317
11095The Wonder of It AllIndican Pictures $989-75.2%1-1$989$777,61514
111111Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) AloneEleven Arts $958-31.3%1-$958$102,27016
11296The Beaches of AgnèsThe Cinema Guild $874-75.3%2-2$437$186,15316
113110Whatever WorksSony Pictures Classics $852-44.7%3-3$284$5,303,83818
114126GalapagosIMAX $786+194.4%2+1$393$17,653,641521
115102Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy: Fallen IdolIndican Pictures $785-69.7%1-1$785$6,9313
116133Il DivoMusic Box Films $772+3,576.2%1-$772$235,63626
117112Earth DaysZeitgeist Films $734-45.8%1-2$734$19,50710
118121Soul PowerSony Pictures Classics $709+7.3%4-4$177$202,38115
119105The Song of SparrowsRegent Releasing $656-69.9%1-1$656$115,60529
120-$9.99Regent Releasing $625-2-$312$50,41045
121-Food Beware: The French Organic RevolutionFirst Run $595-1-$595$5951
12245Free StyleThe Samuel Goldwyn Company $463-99.5%5-255$92$140,9872
123117American CasinoArgot Pictures $439-49.2%1-$439$46,51410
12489The Way We Get ByInternational Film Circuit $438-90.2%3-4$146$73,82914
125-Amarcord
Undated Brazil Release
Janus Films $432-2-$216$125,0241
12675What's Your Raashee?UTV Motion Pictures $410-95.7%2-12$205$257,8684
127100BeeswaxThe Cinema Guild $382-87.7%1-1$382$34,89911
128132Tokyo SonataRegent Releasing $378+256.6%1-$378$277,31532
129130The Legend of God's GunIndican Pictures $364+50.4%1-$364$242,77266
130119NobodyN/A$330-53.5%1-$330$14,2713
131103Chelsea on the RocksAliquot Films $305-88.2%1-$305$11,7993
132127The Stoning of Soraya M.Roadside Attractions $215-15.7%2-$107$633,86017
133-Le combat dans l'îleThe Film Desk $200-1-$200$28,37019
134-Taxidermia
2009 Re-release
Regent Releasing $114-1-$114$9,39610
135123Under Our SkinShadow Distribution $29-94.9%1-$29$85,75418