Domestic 2011 Week 49

December 9-15, 2011

Key:New This WeekEstimated

RankLWRelease Gross%± LWTheatersChangeAverageTotal GrossWeeksDistributor
1-New Year's Eve$17,405,754-3,505-$4,965$17,405,7541Warner Bros.
2-The Sitter$13,321,306-2,750-$4,844$13,321,3061Twentieth Century Fox
31The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1$10,546,814-50.2%3,604-442$2,926$262,130,0814Summit Entertainment
42The Muppets$8,710,387-35.4%3,328-112$2,617$67,473,6454-
53Hugo$8,083,451-17.5%2,608+768$3,099$35,447,8614Paramount Pictures
64Arthur Christmas$8,057,233-10%3,272-104$2,462$34,947,3454Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
77The Descendants$6,127,129-3.7%876+302$6,994$25,377,5525Fox Searchlight Pictures
85Happy Feet Two$4,732,443-35.3%2,840-696$1,666$57,832,5444Warner Bros.
96Jack and Jill$3,835,499-42.2%2,787-262$1,376$69,277,7865Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
108Immortals$3,630,500-41.6%2,286-341$1,588$81,038,0055Relativity Media
119Tower Heist$3,124,185-39%2,069-335$1,509$74,887,7156Universal Pictures
1210Puss in Boots$2,064,918-45.3%1,843-907$1,120$142,310,1937DreamWorks
1311J. Edgar$1,759,705-46.9%1,555-430$1,131$35,332,4036Warner Bros.
1412My Week with Marilyn$1,157,906-30.1%244-$4,745$5,495,7454The Weinstein Company
1513A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas$726,556-48.5%470-240$1,545$34,238,0156Warner Bros.
16-Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol$600,000-425-$1,411$600,000-Paramount Pictures
1715In Time$510,468-33.1%354-67$1,442$36,569,3407Twentieth Century Fox
1823The Artist$446,773+47.4%16+10$27,923$1,040,1533The Weinstein Company
19-Young Adult$439,924-8-$54,990$439,9241Paramount Pictures
2017Shame$425,955-14.5%21+11$20,283$924,0412Fox Searchlight Pictures
21-Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy$422,771-4-$105,692$422,7711Focus Features
2218Melancholia$368,407-10%145+16$2,540$2,109,2925Magnolia Pictures
2319Dolphin Tale$338,853-15.1%342-68$990$71,137,76812Warner Bros.
2422Courageous$271,920-14.1%191-74$1,423$33,411,79911TriStar Pictures
2520Like Crazy$254,132-30.3%162+10$1,568$3,235,4457Paramount Vantage
2624Margin Call$247,168-17.5%149-2$1,658$5,016,2528Roadside Attractions
2714Moneyball$215,225-73.4%208-796$1,034$74,241,82812Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
2832Paranormal Activity 3$205,510+17.6%302+47$680$103,691,8628Paramount Pictures
2926The Way
2010 Re-release
$195,670-27%120-40$1,630$3,908,38410-
3028Real Steel$177,602-25.2%206-47$862$83,656,93010-
3121Midnight in Paris$177,179-50.7%195-110$908$56,239,79630Sony Pictures Classics
3216The Ides of March$173,027-76.7%187-829$925$40,522,23510Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
3378The Greatest Miracle$171,587+2,946.6%87+85$1,972$455,2939-
3442The Polar Express
2011 IMAX Release
$169,885+80%25+1$6,795$351,7453Warner Bros.
3527The Help$155,352-39.7%212-50$732$169,273,65219-
3633The Three Musketeers$123,831-25.3%168-40$737$20,265,1148Summit Entertainment
3725The Skin I Live In$118,576-57.5%109-7$1,087$2,890,4329Sony Pictures Classics
3838Born to Be Wild$116,112+2.2%49-$2,369$14,729,85736Warner Bros.
3934A Dangerous Method$109,953-33.6%4-$27,488$569,0024Sony Pictures Classics
403050/50$103,657-46.8%146-50$709$34,926,59711Summit Entertainment
4131Footloose
2011 Re-release
$96,602-47.5%201-108$480$51,169,0309Paramount Pictures
4237Abduction$91,142-25.8%131-20$695$28,087,15512Lionsgate
4335The Smurfs$81,564-50.3%181-146$450$142,614,15820Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
4436Martha Marcy May Marlene$78,648-39.2%72-12$1,092$2,848,6758Fox Searchlight Pictures
4543Drive$75,361-17.4%70-16$1,076$34,704,40613FilmDistrict
4645Take Shelter$74,368+22.9%63+9$1,180$1,599,86211Sony Pictures Classics
4744Hubble 3D$69,088-10.1%20+3$3,454$29,725,79391Warner Bros.
4841Contagion$64,113-35%111-44$577$75,658,09714Warner Bros.
4929Desi Boyz$55,576-73.4%103-$539$1,078,8263Eros International
5049Le Havre$55,022+63.3%25+6$2,200$334,4498Janus Films
5147Rise of the Planet of the Apes$49,406-16.9%61-23$809$176,711,82219Twentieth Century Fox
5246The Rum Diary$46,622-22.6%63-$740$13,087,6137FilmDistrict
5340Pastorela$40,468-61.7%44-11$919$146,1682Lionsgate
54-We Need to Talk About Kevin$39,297-1-$39,297$39,2971Oscilloscope
5548The Lion King
2011 3D Release
$37,024-24.5%38-15$974$94,173,99513-
5651The Women on the 6th Floor$35,762+22.7%13+2$2,750$409,41310Strand Releasing
5739Anonymous$31,852-70.5%82-23$388$4,463,2927Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
5873Mozart's Sister$30,130+303.5%19+7$1,585$659,66017Music Box Films
5955Space Station 3D$26,057+22.4%2-2$13,028$84,603,007504IMAX
6054Into the Abyss$25,939+11.6%30+9$864$209,8735IFC Films
6153Under the Sea 3D$23,475-1.8%10+3$2,347$28,769,384148Warner Bros.
6250Eames: The Architect & The Painter$21,329-31.8%11-1$1,939$117,7555First Run
6356Tomboy$18,509-11.1%9+4$2,056$79,8725Dada Films
6460Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within$18,282+18.1%7+1$2,611$75,4735Variance Films
6569Young Goethe in Love$17,037+92.8%8+3$2,129$85,9136Music Box Films
6658The Guard$15,723-14.8%15-2$1,048$5,318,74920Sony Pictures Classics
6767The Outrage$12,954+28%7+5$1,850$23,0772Magnolia Pictures
6863The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby$10,315-15.8%8+4$1,289$162,86712First Run
6965Khodorkovsky$9,506-11.1%1-$9,506$23,7213Kino Lorber
7061Sleeping Beauty$9,382-37.8%4+2$2,345$24,4752IFC Films
71-Happy Magic$8,557-5-$1,711$8,5571China Lion Film Distribution
7266Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World$7,775-26.5%9-$863$4,423,833813D Entertainment
7364Spy Kids 4-D: All the Time in the World$7,700-28.3%23-8$334$38,538,18817-
7452Kinyarwanda$7,646-70.9%6-3$1,274$33,9352-
7571Galapagos$7,499-10.4%1-$7,499$18,041,184633IMAX
7674Blackthorn$6,881-1.1%5-1$1,376$177,56210Magnolia Pictures
77-My Piece of the Pie$6,850-2-$3,425$6,8501IFC Films
7862Crazy Wisdom: The Life & Times of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche$6,824-47.1%2-1$3,412$36,7253-
7959Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey$5,090-70.5%5-10$1,018$194,3738Submarine Deluxe
8072Circumstance$4,362-45%1-$4,362$454,12116Roadside Attractions
81-I Melt with You$4,125-2-$2,062$4,1251Magnolia Pictures
82-Project Nim$3,764-2+1$1,882$411,18423Roadside Attractions
8381House of Tolerance$3,631-22.4%3+2$1,210$16,4153IFC Films
8468Cars 2$3,629-63.1%15-25$241$191,452,39625-
8576The Mill and the Cross$3,609-44.5%5-2$721$262,46314-
8670Sigur Rós: Inni$3,560-58.5%3-1$1,186$115,8267Cinema Purgatorio
8777Revenge of the Electric Car$3,492-41.1%3-$1,164$149,8378Area 23a
8884My Reincarnation$3,250+18.4%2+1$1,625$34,8907Long Shot Factory
8975Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness$2,900-57%2-3$1,450$837,44623International Film Circuit
9095Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life$2,807+145.8%6+3$467$230,76716Music Box Films
91-Garbo: El espía
2011 Re-release
$2,708-2-$1,354$17,1384First Run
9280The Other F Word$2,551-52.4%2-$1,275$53,7146Oscilloscope
9383El Bulli: Cooking in Progress$2,145-40.4%2+1$1,072$191,98521-
94-Addiction Incorporated$2,054-1-$2,054$2,0541Variance Films
9589The Interrupters$1,998-7.7%1-$1,998$261,48120The Cinema Guild
9699The Whale$1,734+145.3%1-$1,734$56,95814Paladin
97101Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D$1,706+260.7%1-$1,706$34,101,948325IMAX
9896The Bride Wore Black$1,703+52.6%2+1$851$16,2496The Film Desk
9998Amigo$1,632+83.2%1-1$1,632$174,79617Variance Films
10057Answers to Nothing$1,434-93%7-14$204$21,8722Roadside Attractions
10193T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous$1,431+7.2%1-$1,431$53,235,191686IMAX
10287Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain$1,406-45.8%3-2$468$7,706,43614Codeblack Entertainment
10394The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch
2011 Re-release
$1,354+18%2-$677$8,0194Music Box Films
104-The Look$1,289-1-$1,289$12,0196Kino Lorber
105105London River
2011 Re-release
$1,268+369.6%1-$1,268$1,5382-
10690Higher Ground
2011 Re-release
$1,061-39.5%5-1$212$835,65616Sony Pictures Classics
107108Restless$932+1,564.3%3+2$310$163,00013Sony Pictures Classics
10888Tyrannosaur$888-64.4%1-2$888$15,4474Strand Releasing
109-Summer
2011 Re-release
$796-1-$796$37,45528The Film Desk
110-Farmageddon$714-1-$714$56,57326-
11192Paul Goodman Changed My Life$667-56.7%2+1$333$24,3169Zeitgeist Films
112103Four Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle$488+76.2%1-$488$18,08922The Film Desk
113104The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu$471+72.5%1-$471$25,26014The Film Desk
11485Hell and Back Again$400-85.4%1-$400$34,29211-
115-The Future$372-1-$372$568,66220Roadside Attractions
116100Rapt
2011 Re-release
$175-64.6%1-$175$45,75924Lorber Films
11791Granito$120-92.3%1-$120$37,43814International Film Circuit