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TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
8 6 The Pacifier Buena Vista $3,116,340 -46.3% 2,375 -476 $1,312 $100,566,320 $56 6
12 10 Ice Princess Buena Vista $1,507,317 -45.2% 1,419 -383 $1,062 $20,942,437 - 4
23 22 National Treasure Buena Vista $218,231 -15.4% 264 -20 $826 $171,896,717 $100 21
38 31 Aliens of the Deep (IMAX) Buena Vista $95,186 -28.4% 23 -2 $4,138 $4,300,791 - 11
57 40 Pooh's Heffalump Movie Buena Vista $30,424 -57.4% 145 -103 $209 $18,081,626 $20 9
70 47 The Incredibles Buena Vista $14,129 -71.0% 57 -78 $247 $261,437,578 $92 23
105 103 Ghosts of the Abyss (IMAX & 35mm) Buena Vista $2,237 -10.6% 1 - $2,237 $16,685,152 - 105
117 116 The Young Black Stallion (IMAX) Buena Vista $1,082 -14.2% 2 - $541 $6,727,006 - 68
116 97 What the #$*! Do We Know?! Captured Light Distribution $1,197 -66.1% 2 -2 $598 $10,941,801 - 62
114 125 Fear and Trembling Cinema Guild $1,343 +158.8% 1 - $1,343 $73,006 - 21
107 N Voices in Wartime Cinema Libre $1,966 - 2 - $983 $1,966 - 1
2 1 Sin City Dimension Films $14,154,696 -51.4% 3,230 - $4,382 $50,762,939 $40 2
65 60 Cursed Dimension Films $17,905 -26.1% 32 -29 $559 $19,116,682 $38 7
9 7 The Ring Two DreamWorks $2,867,390 -49.6% 2,407 -772 $1,191 $72,279,279 - 4
94 130 Monsieur N. Empire $4,058 +1,590.8% 2 +1 $2,029 $23,525 - 12
25 N Lucky Eros $147,800 - 44 - $3,359 $147,800 - 1
73 76 The Work and the Glory Excel $11,707 +1.1% 17 -3 $688 $3,234,600 $7.5 20
86 68 Saints and Soldiers Excel $5,730 -66.0% 10 -8 $573 $1,256,295 $0.78 36
93 N Living Life Filmmates Corp. $4,270 - 1 - $4,270 $4,270 - 1
60 49 The Sea Inside Fine Line $23,188 -50.2% 67 -9 $346 $1,919,730 - 17
71 N Chrystal First Look $12,814 - 4 - $3,203 $12,814 - 1
97 86 The Boys and Girl from County Clare First Look $3,480 -58.4% 4 -2 $870 $81,695 - 5
123 - Bright Leaves First Run $699 - 1 - $699 $15,326 - 32
124 - Deserted Station First Run $396 - 1 - $396 $74,791 - 20
3 N Fever Pitch Fox $12,400,125 - 3,267 +2,817 $3,795 $12,400,125 $30 1
6 4 Robots Fox $4,652,252 -52.7% 2,713 -313 $1,714 $111,040,714 $75 5
24 23 Because of Winn-Dixie Fox $151,158 -39.2% 329 -74 $459 $31,676,762 $14 8
44 39 Hide and Seek Fox $66,778 -10.5% 124 -13 $538 $50,977,319 - 11
15 14 Melinda and Melinda Fox Searchlight $520,502 -6.8% 294 +97 $1,770 $2,450,648 - 4
16 17 Millions Fox Searchlight $435,011 -10.1% 176 +48 $2,471 $2,145,138 - 5
26 19 Sideways Fox Searchlight $141,847 -55.8% 172 -132 $824 $71,229,224 $16 25
66 51 Dot the I Freestyle Releasing $17,448 -55.0% 9 -7 $1,938 $168,310 - 5
51 50 Pulse: A Stomp Odyssey (IMAX) Giant Screen Films $40,115 -4.2% 12 - $3,342 $8,256,034 - 131
61 61 Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Risk (IMAX) Giant Screen Films $21,495 -10.0% 6 - $3,582 $9,326,981 - 130
84 93 Sons of Provo Halestorm $5,921 +20.0% 5 - $1,184 $99,481 - 10
37 33 Off the Map Holedigger Studios $101,432 -10.9% 70 +10 $1,449 $647,226 - 5
30 28 Walk on Water IDP $127,790 -10.5% 46 +5 $2,778 $871,139 - 6
119 87 D.E.B.S. IDP $1,032 -87.6% 2 -6 $516 $96,793 - 3
33 30 The Ballad of Jack and Rose IFC $110,110 -18.5% 70 +23 $1,573 $372,017 - 3
34 69 Dust to Glory IFC $106,000 +572.7% 32 +30 $3,312 $128,646 - 2
85 77 Nobody Knows IFC $5,912 -47.3% 9 -5 $656 $609,137 - 10
43 37 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $68,080 -19.1% 6 -1 $11,346 $58,644,763 - 156
58 52 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) IMAX $25,004 -35.4% 4 +1 $6,251 $50,382,165 - 338
99 94 Galapagos (IMAX) IMAX $3,164 -26.5% 2 - $1,582 $14,757,273 - 285
111 112 Face Indican $1,856 +6.5% 1 - $1,856 $64,400 - 14
115 - Carlos Castaneda: Enigma of a Sorcerer Indican $1,312 - 1 - $1,312 $96,160 - 38
78 N Happily Ever After Kino $9,695 - 1 - $9,695 $9,695 - 1
80 71 Watermarks Kino $8,344 -42.5% 8 -1 $1,043 $149,950 - 12
109 104 Days of Being Wild Kino $1,939 -22.1% 1 - $1,939 $141,864 - 21
103 120 Lipstick and Dynamite Koch Lorber Films $2,745 +142.9% 2 +1 $1,372 $10,585 - 3
31 21 Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman Lions Gate $125,943 -53.9% 171 -159 $736 $50,267,254 $5.5 7
87 108 Therese: The Story of Saint Therese of Lisieux Luke Films $5,686 +187.5% 4 - $1,421 $2,336,703 - 28
59 64 Ong Bak: The Thai Warrior Magnolia $24,992 +28.3% 28 -10 $892 $4,512,498 - 9
98 N Ethan Mao Margin $3,356 - 1 - $3,356 $3,356 - 1
125 111 Sky Blue Maxmedia/Endgame Pictures $356 -79.9% 1 -1 $356 $74,663 - 15
83 90 Short Cut to Nirvana: Kumbh Mela Mela Films $5,938 -7.5% 1 -2 $5,938 $195,063 - 25
5 2 Beauty Shop MGM $6,808,532 -46.8% 2,659 - $2,560 $26,124,657 - 2
18 13 Be Cool MGM $354,211 -66.2% 564 -638 $628 $55,181,399 $53 6
13 11 Hostage Miramax $1,185,551 -49.2% 1,269 -459 $934 $32,234,819 - 5
27 24 Bride and Prejudice Miramax $132,332 -46.6% 155 -37 $853 $6,231,156 $7 9
28 25 The Aviator Miramax $130,129 -47.1% 210 -79 $619 $101,912,229 $110 17
46 43 Dear Frankie Miramax $47,610 -28.9% 25 -1 $1,904 $504,903 - 6
52 38 Finding Neverland Miramax $39,612 -52.1% 108 -44 $366 $51,613,985 $25 22
55 48 The Chorus Miramax $32,054 -31.9% 53 +1 $604 $1,375,799 - 13
77 78 The Best of Youth Miramax $10,214 -6.1% 4 +2 $2,553 $127,816 - 6
72 70 Haunted Castle (IMAX) N Wave $12,500 -15.8% 5 - $2,500 $10,591,665 - 216
101 98 Alien Adventure (IMAX) N Wave $2,900 -4.9% 2 - $1,450 $4,797,466 - 295
122 119 Encounter in the 3rd Dimension (IMAX) N Wave $1,000 -13.0% 1 - $1,000 $7,059,250 - 320
10 8 The Upside of Anger New Line $2,500,503 -37.9% 1,151 +40 $2,172 $12,256,474 $12 5
41 45 Son of the Mask New Line $76,478 +37.9% 115 +15 $665 $16,908,062 $84 8
100 - Vodka Lemon New Yorker $3,000 - 1 - $3,000 $53,265 - 24
118 118 Moolaade New Yorker $1,043 -14.1% 2 +1 $521 $193,421 - 26
127 91 Lost Embrace New Yorker $144 -97.4% 1 -2 $144 $152,264 - 11
17 15 Downfall Newmarket $371,125 -30.2% 174 +6 $2,132 $3,646,687 - 8
112 N A Hole in My Heart Newmarket $1,720 - 1 - $1,720 $1,720 - 1
96 99 Malevolence Painted Zebra Releasing $3,514 +22.7% 8 +2 $439 $123,300 $0.2 30
67 58 Gunner Palace Palm $17,091 -33.7% 34 -4 $502 $531,667 - 6
1 N Sahara Paramount $18,068,372 - 3,154 - $5,728 $18,068,372 $130 1
42 34 Coach Carter Paramount $68,730 -35.5% 128 -42 $536 $67,083,549 $30 13
62 55 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Paramount $21,248 -38.3% 48 -20 $442 $118,575,406 $140 17
49 46 Schultze Gets the Blues Paramount Classics $43,703 -12.7% 35 - $1,248 $413,801 - 8
63 N Winter Solstice Paramount Classics $20,393 - 5 - $4,078 $20,393 - 1
106 85 Schizo Picture This! $2,140 -74.6% 2 -2 $1,070 $38,978 - 4
121 96 You I Love Picture This! $1,004 -73.1% 1 -2 $1,004 $46,224 - 21
82 - Guiana 1838 RBC Radio $7,110 - 1 - $7,110 $227,241 - 26
110 106 Callas Forever Regent Releasing $1,880 -10.9% 4 +1 $470 $435,724 - 23
40 35 The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill Shadow Dist. $81,518 -4.8% 39 +11 $2,090 $987,946 - 9
104 107 Postmen in the Mountains Shadow Dist. $2,380 +19.0% 1 - $2,380 $182,689 - 68
56 53 Bugs! (IMAX) SK Films $31,013 -15.4% 20 - $1,550 $15,035,355 - 109
50 56 Paper Clips Slowhand Cinema $40,809 +19.9% 43 +11 $949 $764,430 - 20
21 18 Are We There Yet? Sony (Revolution) $250,511 -26.1% 254 -58 $986 $81,100,273 $32 12
4 3 Guess Who Sony / Columbia $7,018,395 -44.8% 3,064 -83 $2,290 $51,021,623 - 3
11 9 Hitch Sony / Columbia $1,706,346 -41.3% 1,478 -381 $1,154 $173,768,723 $70 9
19 N Kung Fu Hustle Sony Classics $269,225 - 7 - $38,460 $269,225 $20 1
32 41 Look at Me Sony Classics $114,602 +64.7% 16 +10 $7,162 $210,282 - 2
47 36 William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice Sony Classics $44,975 -47.3% 62 -13 $725 $3,503,330 $30 15
68 62 Bad Education Sony Classics $14,834 -32.0% 19 -9 $780 $5,180,977 $5 21
75 80 Up and Down Sony Classics $10,756 +1.0% 11 -1 $977 $162,797 - 7
76 65 In My Country Sony Classics $10,573 -42.2% 13 -2 $813 $110,045 - 5
90 89 Imaginary Heroes Sony Classics $5,219 -21.0% 10 -9 $521 $209,242 - 17
95 N Major Dundee (Re-issue) Sony Repertory $3,520 - 1 - $3,520 $3,520 - 1
79 82 Head-On (Gegen die Wand) Strand $9,347 -6.3% 4 -1 $2,336 $340,625 - 12
108 N Primo Amore Strand $1,943 - 1 - $1,943 $2,552 - 1
48 57 Oldboy Tartan $44,946 +36.4% 13 +5 $3,457 $194,479 - 3
113 124 Mail Order Wife Tartan $1,467 +119.0% 3 +1 $489 $45,863 - 5
35 26 Born Into Brothels ThinkFilm $104,603 -38.2% 88 -23 $1,188 $2,898,164 - 18
81 73 Mondovino ThinkFilm $7,424 -42.6% 6 +3 $1,237 $45,610 - 3
92 81 Kontroll ThinkFilm $4,728 -53.2% 1 -1 $4,728 $19,181 - 2
120 100 Dallas 362 ThinkFilm $1,018 -64.0% 1 - $1,018 $4,800 - 2
74 54 Steamboy Triumph $11,209 -69.3% 13 -16 $862 $392,659 $22 4
39 29 Hotel Rwanda United Artists $90,529 -36.5% 166 -54 $545 $23,374,862 - 16
20 20 Meet the Fockers Universal $267,605 -3.4% 299 -14 $895 $278,487,890 $80 16
88 79 Inside Deep Throat Universal $5,424 -49.3% 7 -10 $774 $647,640 $2 9
54 44 Mughal-e-Azam (Re-issue) UTV Communications $34,152 -43.3% 28 -4 $1,219 $110,815 - 2
7 5 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous Warner Bros. $4,184,319 -48.6% 3,011 -222 $1,389 $37,532,083 - 3
14 12 Million Dollar Baby Warner Bros. $702,019 -52.1% 857 -548 $819 $97,825,712 $30 17
22 16 Constantine Warner Bros. $225,079 -54.2% 301 -309 $747 $74,118,697 $100 8
29 42 The Phantom of the Opera Warner Bros. $128,372 +84.9% 307 +185 $418 $50,830,913 $70 16
36 27 Racing Stripes Warner Bros. $101,753 -37.7% 223 -49 $456 $48,896,561 - 13
64 59 NASCAR 3D: The IMAX Experience (IMAX) Warner Bros. $20,199 -16.7% 15 - $1,346 $20,250,612 - 57
45 N Eros Warner Independent $53,666 - 12 - $4,472 $53,666 - 1
89 66 The Jacket Warner Independent $5,284 -70.9% 17 -25 $310 $6,233,061 - 6
53 63 Nina's Tragedies Wellspring $36,993 +73.5% 15 +9 $2,466 $96,576 - 3
91 88 In the Realms of the Unreal Wellspring $4,806 -40.0% 8 -2 $600 $382,326 - 16
102 117 Our Music (Notre Musique) Wellspring $2,753 +120.2% 5 +3 $550 $135,059 - 20
126 114 Tarnation Wellspring $151 -89.5% 2 -1 $75 $584,552 $0.0002 27
69 74 Travellers and Magicians Zeitgeist $14,389 +15.2% 7 -1 $2,055 $343,605 - 14
TOTAL (127 MOVIES):$87,071,620-17.8%38,047+897$2,289 
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