Domestic 2008 Week 50

December 12-18, 2008

Key:New This Week

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-The Day the Earth Stood Still$38,476,884-3,560-$10,808$38,476,8841Twentieth Century Fox
21Four Christmases$17,707,948-19.7%3,540+205$5,002$92,409,4524Warner Bros.
32Twilight$11,139,204-33.5%3,649+29$3,052$153,233,8994Summit Entertainment
43Bolt$9,368,480-20.6%3,133-383$2,990$90,753,2034Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
54Australia$6,024,361-38.1%2,703-18$2,228$39,622,3374Twentieth Century Fox
65Quantum of Solace$5,280,820-41.3%2,635-788$2,004$159,148,5305Sony Pictures Releasing
7-Nothing Like the Holidays$4,619,074-1,671-$2,764$4,619,0741Overture Films
86Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa$4,066,296-34.2%2,768-549$1,469$170,822,4596DreamWorks
911Milk$3,688,545+45.1%328+229$11,245$8,680,8834Focus Features
107Transporter 3$3,361,497-45.3%2,541-85$1,322$30,387,3564Lionsgate
1112Slumdog Millionaire$3,110,504+60.7%169+91$18,405$8,983,7506Fox Searchlight Pictures
1210Role Models$2,358,750-33.5%1,328-579$1,776$64,948,5906Universal Pictures
138Punisher: War Zone$2,126,635-62.2%2,508-$847$7,754,1642Lionsgate
149Cadillac Records$2,115,417-51.1%688+1$3,074$6,439,5022Sony Pictures Releasing
15-Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi$1,105,202-83-$13,315$1,105,2021Yash Raj Films
1613The Boy in the Striped Pajamas$1,027,362-29.2%679+1$1,513$8,104,9596Miramax
1722Frost/Nixon$865,751+249.9%39+36$22,198$1,113,2102Universal Pictures
18-Doubt$718,600-15-$47,906$718,6001Miramax
19-Delgo$694,782-2,160-$321$694,7821Freestyle Releasing
20-Gran Torino$391,639-6-$65,273$391,6391Warner Bros.
2114Changeling$390,585-45.9%393-288$993$35,295,3528Universal Pictures
2224The Polar Express
2008 IMAX Release
$348,977+51.5%26-$13,422$871,8044Warner Bros.
2316Rachel Getting Married$315,252-20.9%151-19$2,087$9,654,80311Sony Pictures Classics
2430Eagle Eye$285,811+90.4%320+115$893$100,727,38012DreamWorks
2567The Reader$244,531+1,951.6%8+7$30,566$256,4502The Weinstein Company
2617Fireproof$216,625-40.4%346-153$626$33,007,32412The Samuel Goldwyn Company
2719The Secret Life of Bees$176,052-44.6%271-161$649$37,270,6589Fox Searchlight Pictures
2818Zack and Miri Make a Porno$169,560-49.2%163-112$1,040$31,116,7007The Weinstein Company
2923Synecdoche, New York$168,426-31.1%97-18$1,736$2,494,0518Sony Pictures Classics
3025I've Loved You So Long$154,021-26.4%46-5$3,348$1,969,3838Sony Pictures Classics
3121The Dark Knight$148,449-42.4%205-64$724$530,759,82222Warner Bros.
3220High School Musical 3$147,484-52.9%260-372$567$89,348,3118Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3326Happy-Go-Lucky$129,440-37.6%144-58$898$3,057,05010Miramax
3428Let the Right One In$120,875-24.5%51+1$2,370$1,177,2248Magnolia Pictures
35-Che: Part One/Che: Part Two$108,961-2-$54,480$108,9611IFC Films
3629Beverly Hills Chihuahua$102,486-31.9%173-75$592$92,369,88811Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
3735Santa vs. the Snowman 3D
2008 Re-release
$87,578+19.5%18-$4,865$267,8227IMAX
3831A Christmas Tale$86,306-33.2%43-1$2,007$743,5175IFC Films
39-The Wrestler$85,506-4-$21,376$85,5061Fox Searchlight Pictures
4044Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure$84,442+67.9%21-$4,021$20,130,59463National Geographic Entertainment
4127Soul Men$66,523-62.3%95-138$700$11,983,4676-
4234Max Payne$63,705-18%121-24$526$40,607,5209Twentieth Century Fox
4353Vicky Cristina Barcelona$61,569+74.3%28+16$2,198$22,586,22218-
4433Igor$58,548-27.8%118-44$496$19,402,11413Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
4537Burn After Reading$53,478-23.1%57-21$938$60,322,57714Focus Features
4649RocknRolla$50,646+30%123+87$411$5,687,32411Warner Bros.
4743JCVD$44,783-13.3%20-$2,239$400,2336-
4838WALL·E$43,284-29.9%123-43$351$223,762,33625Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
4952Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$41,692+16.8%5-2$8,338$26,721,255169IMAX
5041Body of Lies$40,684-30.4%37-7$1,099$39,032,06110Warner Bros.
5142Religulous$37,151-34%42-17$884$13,011,16012Lionsgate
5246Space Station 3D$36,443-12.3%8-$4,555$77,194,430348IMAX
5355Deep Sea$33,060+3.1%10-$3,306$37,099,475146Warner Bros.
5439Appaloosa$30,049-50.5%65-39$462$20,042,06313Warner Bros.
5545Fly Me to the Moon 3D$27,692-37.1%12-3$2,307$12,413,32918Summit Entertainment
5677Wendy and Lucy$27,421+279.5%2-$13,710$34,6462Oscilloscope
5715Nobel Son$26,241-94.9%99-794$265$539,5722Freestyle Releasing
5863Were the World Mine$23,835+59.6%4+1$5,958$79,3087-
5951City of Ember$23,716-35.5%63-20$376$7,814,23210Twentieth Century Fox
6095Pray the Devil Back to Hell$18,712+436.3%5+4$3,742$49,3626Balcony Releasing
6161My Name Is Bruce$18,238+3%2+1$9,119$173,0667Image Entertainment
62-Dark Streets$16,815-18-$934$16,8151The Samuel Goldwyn Company
6362Roving Mars$16,121-7.2%6-1$2,686$9,816,732151Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
6468Call + Response$14,904+25.3%1-1$14,904$207,62410Fair Trade Pictures
6554The Haunting of Molly Hartley$14,253-59.4%16-29$890$13,417,9977Freestyle Releasing
6659Dolphins and Whales 3D: Tribes of the Ocean$12,703-39.7%10-$1,270$5,180,611443D Entertainment
6764A Secret$12,695-8.9%7+1$1,813$549,84515Strand Releasing
6885Frozen River$12,021+122.6%13+7$924$2,306,33620Sony Pictures Classics
6958Nights in Rodanthe$11,450-54.4%23-22$497$41,577,72312Warner Bros.
7069Man on Wire$8,364-27.5%4-1$2,091$2,907,23821Magnolia Pictures
7166The Secrets$8,275-31.1%6+1$1,379$49,1874Monterey Media
7250Righteous Kill$7,611-80%36-53$211$40,079,41514Overture Films
73-Timecrimes$7,023-2-$3,511$7,0231Magnolia Pictures
7471What Just Happened$6,788-35.7%12-5$565$1,090,9479Magnolia Pictures
7575Harvard Beats Yale 29-29$6,287-23.2%3-$2,095$58,6375Kino International
7688A Girl Cut in Two$5,903+19.4%11-2$536$407,82018IFC Films
7781I Served the King of England$5,368-11.6%3-4$1,789$616,57816Sony Pictures Classics
7880Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains$5,298-24.6%4-$1,324$59,7099Zeitgeist Films
79110The Matador$5,079+472%2+1$2,539$21,8167City Lights Pictures
8078Ashes of Time$5,068-28.4%14+3$362$166,62910Sony Pictures Classics
8174Tell No One$4,950-41.8%5+1$990$6,126,73725Music Box Films
8279Trouble the Water$4,635-34.4%5-$927$486,12017Zeitgeist Films
8391How About You...$4,626+10.2%7+6$660$32,8685Strand Releasing
8483U2 3D$4,043-31%2-$2,021$9,646,08248National Geographic Entertainment
8586Hounddog$3,869-28.2%2-1$1,934$131,96113Empire Pictures Inc.
8689Ciao$3,622-17.1%1-$3,622$7,9902Regent Releasing
87111House$3,586+307%11+9$326$574,6096Roadside Attractions
88-Where God Left His Shoes$3,447-1-$3,447$3,4471IFC Films
8999Eden$2,953-6.8%3+1$984$14,3455Liberation Entertainment
9087I Can't Think Straight$2,710-47.4%3-$903$35,1084Regent Releasing
9192Fear(s) of the Dark$2,454-40.3%4-2$613$77,2599IFC Films
9265Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom$2,379-82.1%2-3$1,189$532,8788-
93-Monsieur Verdoux$2,273-1-$2,273$40,07240The Film Desk
9490August Evening$1,922-55.7%2-$961$73,76015Maya Entertainment
95112The Alphabet Killer$1,732+157.4%2+1$866$29,7846Anchor Bay Films
96102Breakfast with Scot$1,520-35.4%1-$1,520$42,33110Regent Releasing
9797Familiar Strangers$1,390-57.9%2-2$695$31,0595Cavalier Films
98100I.O.U.S.A.$1,307-53.2%1-2$1,307$810,19617Roadside Attractions
99116Louise Bourgeois$1,181+129.8%1-$1,181$87,99726Zeitgeist Films
100-Lola Montès$1,079-1-$1,079$86,56510Rialto Pictures
10193One Day You'll Understand$1,029-71.9%3-$343$85,0287Kino International
10298Amexicano$842-73.5%1-$842$8,65513Maya Entertainment
103-$9.99$781-1-$781$7811Regent Releasing
104115Sky Kids$666+17.3%1-$666$143,40818Dark Coast Pictures
105120Galapagos$626+234.8%1-$626$17,481,122477IMAX
10676How to Lose Friends & Alienate People$510-93.1%---$2,778,75211Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
10784Gardens of the Night$505-91.3%1-$505$11,4366City Lights Pictures
10882Save Me$476-92%1-$476$82,36915First Run
109106Lake City$307-73.9%1-1$307$12,7674Screen Media Films
110114Momma's Man$75-86.8%1-1$75$95,61917Kino International