Domestic 2011 Weekend 48

December 2-4, 2011

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Distributor Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeks
11The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1Summit Entertainment $16,535,465-60.3%4,046-20$4,086$246,926,4093
22The MuppetsWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $11,082,755-62.1%3,440-$3,221$56,357,1702
35HugoParamount Pictures $7,557,709-33.5%1,840+563$4,107$25,121,1852
44Arthur ChristmasSony Pictures Releasing $7,401,736-38.7%3,376-$2,192$25,343,4872
53Happy Feet TwoWarner Bros. $5,919,390-55.8%3,536-75$1,674$51,704,5663
66Jack and JillSony Pictures Releasing $5,356,973-46.4%3,049+20$1,756$64,165,4544
7-The DescendantsFox Searchlight Pictures $5,200,000-27.8%574+184$9,059$18,087,0003
87ImmortalsRelativity Media $4,464,889-49.7%2,627-50$1,699$75,659,1744
910Tower HeistUniversal Pictures $3,953,925-44.9%2,404-70$1,644$70,598,7555
108Puss in BootsDreamWorks $3,042,241-59.5%2,750-255$1,106$139,514,4426
1111J. EdgarWarner Bros. $2,308,411-53.6%1,985+75$1,162$32,569,4924
1212My Week with MarilynThe Weinstein Company $1,179,545-32.6%244-$4,834$3,860,7512
1313A Very Harold & Kumar 3D ChristmasWarner Bros. $985,378-38.2%710-165$1,387$33,085,3455
14-In TimeTwentieth Century Fox $575,000-24.3%421-328$1,365$35,870,0006
1523MoneyballSony Pictures Releasing $570,147+99.6%1,004+817$567$73,787,48511
1625The Ides of MarchSony Pictures Releasing $515,897+102.6%1,016+865$507$40,123,5909
17-ShameFox Searchlight Pictures $361,000-10-$36,100$361,0001
1832Dolphin TaleWarner Bros. $315,278+69.6%410+194$768$70,714,87611
1919MelancholiaMagnolia Pictures $270,335-18%129+34$2,095$1,601,9184
2017Like CrazyParamount Vantage $257,767-39.4%152+2$1,695$2,874,3736
2144Midnight in ParisSony Pictures Classics $241,434+309.5%305+264$791$55,944,59229
2221Margin CallRoadside Attractions $215,436-26.7%151+11$1,426$4,684,8887
2328CourageousTriStar Pictures $212,898+1.8%265+54$803$33,036,12410
2430The ArtistThe Weinstein Company $211,265+3.1%6+2$35,210$501,6242
2518Real SteelWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $183,228-44.5%253-9$724$83,425,0099
2629The Way
2010 Re-release
-$178,076-13.3%160+59$1,112$3,623,7249
2720The HelpWalt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $175,552-43.6%262-21$670$169,036,25217
2815Desi BoyzEros International $170,511-75.7%103-$1,655$984,6792
2933The Skin I Live InSony Pictures Classics $156,767-15.1%116+25$1,351$2,649,7338
3022Footloose
2011 Re-release
Paramount Pictures $142,667-50.6%309-75$461$51,031,2348
313150/50Summit Entertainment $132,180-33.1%196-14$674$34,760,17110
3226The SmurfsSony Pictures Releasing $131,777-45%327+79$402$142,500,16419
3324Paranormal Activity 3Paramount Pictures $130,883-52.5%255-100$513$103,442,4447
3435A Dangerous MethodSony Pictures Classics $119,574-28.8%4-$29,893$412,9372
3527The Three MusketeersSummit Entertainment $118,889-48.3%208-16$571$20,094,4657
3637AbductionLionsgate $94,514-28.6%151-12$625$27,967,67711
3734Martha Marcy May MarleneFox Searchlight Pictures $91,343-48.1%84-43$1,087$2,732,0117
38-PastorelaLionsgate $82,175-55-$1,494$82,1751
3945The Polar Express
2011 IMAX Release
Warner Bros. $72,013+30.2%24+5$3,000$159,5312
4043AnonymousSony Pictures Releasing $71,883+3.9%105+33$684$4,395,4566
4136ContagionWarner Bros. $71,007-54.3%155-63$458$75,566,37913
4240Born to Be WildWarner Bros. $64,295-27.8%49-$1,312$14,564,38335
4339DriveFilmDistrict $60,515-35.2%86-7$703$34,598,32212
4441Rise of the Planet of the ApesTwentieth Century Fox $43,435-43.6%84-36$517$176,646,39618
4547Take ShelterSony Pictures Classics $42,379-15.7%54+5$784$1,507,33810
4646The Rum DiaryFilmDistrict $38,110-29.7%63+9$604$13,018,8996
4738The Lion King
2011 3D Release
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $36,687-65.3%53-15$692$94,124,60612
4842Hubble 3DWarner Bros. $33,858-52.4%17-3$1,991$29,613,75490
4951Le HavreJanus Films $21,618-19.1%16+4$1,351$267,3487
50-Kinyarwanda-$21,097-7-$3,013$21,0971
5157Eames: The Architect & The PainterFirst Run $20,639+12.6%12+3$1,719$85,7984
5260The Women on the 6th FloorStrand Releasing $19,473+12.9%11-5$1,770$363,9789
5356Into the AbyssIFC Films $14,494-23.7%21+2$690$175,1844
54-Answers to NothingRoadside Attractions $14,262-21-$679$14,2621
5554Under the Sea 3DWarner Bros. $14,185-29.7%7-1$2,026$28,736,197147
5658TomboyDada Films $13,710-23.6%5-1$2,742$54,2503
5755The GuardSony Pictures Classics $13,074-34.4%17-6$769$5,297,63919
5859Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's JourneySubmarine Deluxe $10,525-39.9%15+4$701$182,5797
5968Elite Squad: The Enemy WithinVariance Films $9,760+7%6+1$1,626$51,4694
60-Sleeping BeautyIFC Films $9,207-2-$4,603$9,2071
6164Crazy Wisdom: The Life & Times of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche-$9,007-12.6%2+1$4,503$26,0012
6250Spy Kids 4-D: All the Time in the World-$8,910-66.7%31-17$287$38,528,66616
6353Space Station 3DIMAX $8,808-64.7%4+2$2,202$84,564,473503
64101The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William ColbyFirst Run $8,278+1,464.8%4+3$2,069$148,58411
6549Cars 2Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures $7,686-72.9%40-23$192$191,446,62524
66-The OutrageMagnolia Pictures $6,518-2-$3,259$6,5181
6761Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World3D Entertainment $6,341-49.7%9-$704$4,411,82380
6863Mozart's SisterMusic Box Films $6,215-43.4%10-3$621$628,27816
69-KhodorkovskyKino Lorber $6,110-1-$6,110$9,6341
7069Sigur Rós: InniCinema Purgatorio $5,774-17.5%4+1$1,443$109,4696
7175Young Goethe in LoveMusic Box Films $5,717+10.5%5+2$1,143$65,7575
7280The Mill and the Cross-$5,678+50.9%6+2$946$258,03512
7385BlackthornMagnolia Pictures $5,504+150.1%6+3$917$169,2309
7481Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the DarknessInternational Film Circuit $4,997+67.3%5-2$999$832,79722
7548RockstarEros International $4,608-87.1%112-$41$985,9124
7673The Greatest Miracle-$4,102-36%2-$2,051$282,1768
77-CircumstanceRoadside Attractions $3,960-2-$1,980$445,78915
7879The Other F WordOscilloscope $3,604-7.3%2-2$1,802$49,4125
7966GalapagosIMAX $3,376-65.7%1-$3,376$18,028,690632
8065Sarah's KeyThe Weinstein Company $2,956-70.6%7-20$422$7,691,70020
8177House of ToleranceIFC Films $2,767-41.9%1-$2,767$10,8712
8274Revenge of the Electric CarArea 23a $2,545-52%2-1$1,272$142,9607
83-America the Beautiful 2: The Thin CommandmentsRogers & Cowan/PMK $2,182-1-$2,182$11,9268
8486Kevin Hart: Laugh at My PainCodeblack Entertainment $2,038-6%5+1$407$7,704,47213
8570El Bulli: Cooking in Progress-$1,940-70.9%1-2$1,940$188,17819
86-My ReincarnationLong Shot Factory $1,902-1-$1,902$30,7976
8797TyrannosaurStrand Releasing $1,392+73.1%3-$464$13,4543
88-Hell and Back Again-$1,300-1-$1,300$32,4609
8995Higher Ground
2011 Re-release
Sony Pictures Classics $1,262+27.2%6-$210$834,10315
90-Paul Goodman Changed My LifeZeitgeist Films $1,099-1-$1,099$23,2097
91-Gainsbourg: A Heroic LifeMusic Box Films $1,017-3-$339$227,83514
92-The Bride Wore BlackThe Film Desk $1,016-1-$1,016$14,4465
9389GranitoInternational Film Circuit $980-35.7%1-2$980$36,73812
94-T-Rex: Back to the CretaceousIMAX $919-1-$919$53,233,344685
9590The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch
2011 Re-release
Music Box Films $837-38.5%2-1$418$6,3553
9671The WhalePaladin $707-89.3%1-1$707$55,22413
97-Thunder SoulRoadside Attractions $279-1-$279$143,98611
9882Four Adventures of Reinette and MirabelleThe Film Desk $277-88.9%1-$277$17,60120
99-Rapt
2011 Re-release
Lorber Films $205-1-$205$45,29422
10092The ConquestMusic Box Films $118-90.5%1-2$118$39,1634
10196RestlessSony Pictures Classics $18-97.8%1-2$18$162,03012