Domestic 2006 Week 50

December 15-21, 2006

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-The Pursuit of Happyness$38,286,895-2,852-$13,424$38,286,8951Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2-Eragon$30,495,702-3,020-$10,097$30,495,7021Twentieth Century Fox
3-Charlotte's Web$18,809,466-3,566-$5,274$18,809,4661Paramount Pictures
43Happy Feet$13,069,793-17.6%3,335-315$3,918$153,956,1635Warner Bros.
52The Holiday$12,982,623-24.1%2,614+4$4,966$30,092,9622Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
61Apocalypto$11,522,750-43%2,465-$4,674$31,724,1562Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
74Blood Diamond$9,882,964-18.5%1,910-$5,174$22,002,7502Warner Bros.
8-Rocky Balboa$9,693,214-2,752-$3,522$9,693,2141Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
95Casino Royale$8,695,660-26.2%2,214-947$3,927$140,569,4005Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
10-The Nativity Story$8,328,512+2%2,574-509$3,235$26,684,8313New Line Cinema
118Unaccompanied Minors$5,451,352-16.7%2,708-67$2,013$11,999,2672Warner Bros.
127Deja Vu$4,345,790-44.3%1,985-757$2,189$59,118,8335Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
1310The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause$3,125,988-23%1,535-691$2,036$81,112,7447Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
149Deck the Halls$2,702,553-42.7%1,260-1,506$2,144$33,568,2925Twentieth Century Fox
1511Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan$2,414,284-32.5%730-864$3,307$123,683,9977Twentieth Century Fox
16-We Are Marshall$1,100,000----$1,100,000-Warner Bros.
17-The Queen$1,057,433-19.2%483-145$2,189$26,037,69912Miramax
1812Stranger Than Fiction$815,036-57.4%423-843$1,926$40,435,1906Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
1919Babel$737,121+9%220-153$3,350$18,562,3368Paramount Vantage
2022The Polar Express
2006 IMAX Release
$719,117+38.5%37-$19,435$1,992,8215Warner Bros.
21-Dreamgirls$624,025-3-$208,008$624,0251DreamWorks
2220The Departed$549,150-12.9%191-164$2,875$119,481,47811Warner Bros.
2321Volver$473,000-13.6%45+1$10,511$3,024,9567Sony Pictures Classics
2413Turistas$420,806-77.8%375-1,197$1,122$6,858,2193Fox Atomic
2516Flushed Away$370,829-62.3%450-598$824$61,733,1197DreamWorks
2627The History Boys$332,056+19.8%76+26$4,369$907,7905Fox Searchlight Pictures
27-Guadalupe$266,124-41.5%110-115$2,419$721,2472Slowhand Cinema Releasing
2823For Your Consideration$263,274-42.6%161-134$1,635$5,252,7345Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
2917Bobby$231,289-70.4%203-601$1,139$10,897,9525-
3018The Fountain$210,066-72.3%35-601$6,001$9,856,0915Warner Bros.
3130Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2006 Re-release
$191,074+21.7%29-$6,588$654,4638IMAX
32-Kabul Express$175,447-50-$3,508$175,4471Yash Raj Films
3336Deep Sea$132,156+20%25-1$5,286$21,649,80042Warner Bros.
3429Dhoom 2$123,874-38%40-11$3,096$2,505,0035Yash Raj Films
3537Little Children$119,715+23.1%21-4$5,700$2,078,96911New Line Cinema
36-The Good German$118,578-5-$23,715$118,5781Warner Bros.
3728The Prestige$104,718-48.3%116-87$902$52,067,5199Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3834Little Miss Sunshine$101,039-18%95-25$1,063$59,358,74222Fox Searchlight Pictures
3915Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj$94,791-92%130-1,849$729$4,239,3463Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
4038Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$87,768-1.8%11-$7,978$16,244,25965IMAX
4126Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny$86,661-73.4%160-178$541$8,264,7245New Line Cinema
4232The Guardian$86,445-35.7%168-76$514$54,841,82612Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4333The Wedding Weekend$85,177-34.9%83-$1,026$1,044,2658The Weinstein Company
4431Facing the Giants$69,206-52%123-29$562$10,004,82112IDP Distribution
4535Flicka$68,940-37.8%189-66$364$20,801,3639Twentieth Century Fox
4644Roving Mars$56,926-7.5%19-$2,996$5,363,44947Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4739The Illusionist$55,771-32.3%82-39$680$39,703,07018Yari Film Group Releasing
4848Sweet Land$53,905+14.1%21+4$2,566$697,47910Libero
4951The Last King of Scotland$51,558+19%15+2$3,437$3,553,60313Fox Searchlight Pictures
5052The Nightmare Before Christmas
2006 3D Release
$48,534+22.9%6-$8,089$8,639,5909Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
51-Letters from Iwo Jima$39,745-5-$7,949$39,7451Warner Bros.
5242The Marine$38,974-42.5%84-25$463$18,731,33510Twentieth Century Fox
5341The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided$38,277-43.7%15-19$2,551$637,9095Excel Entertainment
5446The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning$36,601-25.8%68-16$538$39,469,22011New Line Cinema
5547Shortbus$34,797-27.9%22-5$1,581$1,906,07412THINKFilm
5653Copying Beethoven$26,936-20.7%23+3$1,171$330,3646Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
5749A Good Year$23,314-48.4%61-86$382$7,402,4906Twentieth Century Fox
5843Flyboys$21,162-66.3%63-77$335$13,090,63013Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
59-The Painted Veil$21,144-4-$5,286$21,1441Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
6061Wild Safari - A South African Adventure$20,000-5.8%6-$3,333$12,426,15289-
6165Keeping Mum$19,743+12%16-2$1,233$1,590,16314THINKFilm
6264Driving Lessons$19,120+5.1%19+5$1,006$212,96210Sony Pictures Classics
6357Fast Food Nation$19,043-29.2%24-4$793$975,1845Fox Searchlight Pictures
6467American Hardcore$15,776-3.9%17-2$928$257,14613Sony Pictures Classics
65-Curse of the Golden Flower$14,144-2-$7,072$14,1441Sony Pictures Classics
6660The Science of Sleep$13,858-38.2%12-5$1,154$4,670,64413Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
67-Le petit lieutenant$13,774-3-$4,591$118,09515The Cinema Guild
6855Screamers$13,486-56.5%3-1$4,495$44,4682Maya Entertainment
6968Jesus Camp$13,109-18%14-5$936$860,25414Magnolia Pictures
7085Candy$12,364+142.3%12+8$1,030$36,3645THINKFilm
7195El Topo$11,926+267.3%1-$11,926$15,1732ABKCO Films
7254School for Scoundrels$11,771-62.6%40-26$294$17,807,56912-
7375Galapagos$11,057+8.6%2-$5,528$16,612,748373IMAX
74-The Secret Life of Words$7,986-1-$7,986$7,9861Strand Releasing
7569The Cave of the Yellow Dog$7,857-47.8%8+1$982$69,6736Tartan
765610 Items or Less$7,062-75.7%4-9$1,765$83,2913THINKFilm
7789The Aura$6,959+62.4%2-$3,479$37,3016IFC Films
7870Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus$6,948-52.4%9-13$772$223,2026Picturehouse
79-The Bridesmaid$6,943-6-$1,157$106,45420First Run
8096This Film Is Not Yet Rated$6,287+96.2%6-$1,047$306,84516IFC Films
81-Venus$5,763-3-$1,921$5,7631Miramax
8278Family Law$5,614-29.7%3+1$1,871$13,6043IFC Films
8371Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds$5,533-59.1%2-3$2,766$26,7864Ariztical Entertainment
8493Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles$5,498+59.1%10+4$549$244,85816Sony Pictures Classics
8581Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont$5,270-31.8%5-2$1,054$1,712,84756Cineville
8674Black Gold$5,169-52.6%4+1$1,292$75,02811California Newsreel
8783Aliens of the Deep$4,930-10.5%2-$2,465$8,716,40599Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
88106Unknown$4,920+186.2%4+3$1,230$26,4037IFC Films
89-Army of Shadows$4,477-5-$895$644,28934Rialto Pictures
90100The Bridge$4,440+65.8%2-$2,220$146,4538First Stripe Productions
9176Off the Black$4,431-50%4+2$1,107$13,2902THINKFilm
9288Haunted Castle$3,500-22.2%2-$1,750$12,894,194304-
9391Cocaine Cowboys$3,361-8.5%5+1$672$147,6278Magnolia Pictures
9479The Architect$3,314-57.4%5-3$662$13,7373Magnolia Pictures
9582Flannel Pajamas$3,219-48.9%1-$3,219$54,8086-
96101Samoan Wedding$3,047+23%2+1$1,523$59,0136Magnolia Pictures
97107Space Station 3D$2,245+36.6%2-2$1,122$64,962,154244IMAX
98-Home of the Brave$2,040-3-$680$2,0401Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
99102Infamous$1,905-22.5%4-2$476$1,151,33010Warner Independent Pictures (WIP)
100-Matthew Barney: No Restraint$1,879-2-$939$1,8791IFC Films
10199Old Joy$1,706-37.9%5-$341$169,83717Kino International
102-Backstage$1,371-1-$1,371$6,6905Strand Releasing
103-Paper Dolls$1,319-2-$659$36,57716Strand Releasing
104112Opal Dream$1,250+14.8%1-$1,250$7,0285Strand Releasing
105108Climates$1,146-11.6%2-$573$49,9508Zeitgeist Films
106111Screen Door Jesus$1,112-6.9%1-$1,112$43,12464Indican Pictures
107109Abduction: The Megumi Yokota Story$958-25.6%1-$958$11,8364Sagewood Cinema Ventures
108114Encounter in the Third Dimension$901-3.6%1-$901$7,195,792408-
109118Alien Adventure$801+0.8%1-$801$5,017,383383-
11090Mutual Appreciation$459-88.5%1-4$459$89,66616Goodbye Cruel Releasing
111-Time to Leave$309-1-$309$117,68622Strand Releasing
112115Captain Sabertooth
2006 Re-release
$307-66%1-$307$105,15213Indican Pictures
11359T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$250-99%1-$250$52,907,376426IMAX