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October 16-18, 2009
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RowTWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 116 132 Il Divo MBox $772 +3,576.2% 1 - $772 $235,636 - 26
2 98 128 Humpday Magn. $2,785 +1,046.1% 4 +2 $696 $405,107 - 15
3 95 115 World's Greatest Dad Magn. $4,031 +294.8% 5 +2 $806 $210,097 - 9
4 127 131 Tokyo Sonata Reg. $378 +256.6% 1 - $378 $277,315 - 31
5 71 97 Visual Acoustics Arth. $11,915 +238.8% 2 +1 $5,958 $17,252 - 2
6 89 107 The Providence Effect Slow $5,588 +224.3% 4 +1 $1,397 $59,614 - 4
7 114 125 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax $786 +194.4% 2 +1 $393 $17,653,641 - 521
8 91 108 We Live in Public Abr. $4,939 +193.8% 1 - $4,939 $36,746 - 8
9 72 90 The Burning Plain Magn. $11,602 +165.8% 13 +3 $892 $176,279 - 5
10 3 4 Paranormal Activity Par. $19,617,650 +148.3% 760 +600 $25,813 $33,171,743 $0.015 4
11 105 121 U2 3D NGE $1,505 +134.8% 2 - $753 $10,218,339 - 91
12 15 24 A Serious Man Focus $842,511 +83.4% 82 +61 $10,275 $1,843,307 - 3
13 73 83 Horse Boy Zeit. $11,400 +70.9% 4 +1 $2,850 $60,405 - 3
14 32 41 More Than a Game LGF $200,253 +57.2% 107 +63 $1,872 $598,210 - 3
15 29 39 An Education SPC $244,763 +53.9% 19 +15 $12,882 $483,693 $7.5 2
16 128 129 The Legend of God's Gun Indic. $364 +50.4% 1 - $364 $242,772 - 66
17 55 59 Shorts WB $43,580 +40.4% 54 -50 $807 $20,437,741 - 9
18 109 118 Afghan Star Zeit. $1,035 +33.0% 2 - $518 $101,543 - 17
19 70 76 Seraphine MBox $11,978 +26.3% 12 +2 $998 $813,404 - 20
20 90 94 Crude FRun $5,112 +24.7% 5 +2 $1,022 $98,737 - 6
21 62 63 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax $24,564 +20.5% 4 -3 $6,141 $30,111,390 - 213
22 58 58 The Damned United SPC $37,675 +17.5% 15 +9 $2,512 $85,925 - 2
23 87 87 Unmistaken Child Osci. $5,815 +16.7% 5 +2 $1,163 $294,419 - 20
24 83 86 35 Shots of Rum CGld $6,290 +14.4% 2 +1 $3,145 $65,598 - 5
25 118 120 Soul Power SPC $709 +7.3% 4 -4 $177 $202,381 - 15
26 74 71 Bronson Magn. $11,241 +2.8% 2 +1 $5,621 $28,660 - 2
27 66 65 Moon SPC $17,083 +2.1% 25 +8 $683 $4,940,274 - 19
28 85 85 Food, Inc. Magn. $6,222 +1.7% 11 -5 $566 $4,399,130 - 19
29 - - Amarcord Jan. $432 - 2 - $216 $126,000 - 0
30 1 N Where the Wild Things Are WB $32,695,407 - 3,735 - $8,754 $32,695,407 $100 1
31 2 N Law Abiding Citizen Over. $21,039,502 - 2,890 - $7,280 $21,039,502 $50 1
32 5 N The Stepfather (2009) SGem $11,581,586 - 2,734 - $4,236 $11,581,586 $20 1
33 22 N New York, I Love You Viv. $380,605 - 118 - $3,225 $380,605 - 1
34 35 N Black Dynamite App. $131,862 - 70 - $1,884 $131,862 - 1
35 37 N Main Aurr Mrs. Khanna UTV $121,134 - 59 - $2,053 $121,134 - 1
36 42 N All the Best Yash $96,054 - 55 - $1,746 $96,054 - 1
37 53 N OPA! Cdgm. $52,453 - 221 - $237 $52,453 - 1
38 67 N The Maid Elep. $17,036 - 1 - $17,036 $17,036 - 1
39 88 N Janky Promoters TRR $5,702 - 22 - $259 $5,702 $10 1
40 97 N The Ministers Maya $2,844 - 2 - $1,422 $2,844 - 1
41 100 - Girl from Monaco Magn. $2,558 - 3 - $853 $597,580 - 16
42 108 - White on Rice Vari. $1,181 - 1 - $1,181 $45,345 - 6
43 120 - $9.99 Reg. $625 - 2 - $313 $50,410 - 32
44 121 N Food Beware FRun $595 - 1 - $595 $595 - 1
45 131 - Le combat dans l'île (1962) FDesk $200 - 1 - $200 $28,370 - 19
46 132 - Taxidermia Reg. $114 - 1 - $114 $9,396 - 6
47 75 74 Departures Reg. $9,484 -2.1% 9 -1 $1,054 $1,440,135 - 21
48 65 64 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE $17,440 -2.4% 8 - $2,180 $22,417,190 - 107
49 94 92 Fuel N/A $4,180 -3.1% 3 +1 $1,393 $28,639 - 5
50 47 48 Paris IFC $75,101 -8.5% 33 -1 $2,276 $600,124 - 5
51 93 88 Big Fan FInd. $4,274 -9.1% 7 - $611 $203,125 - 8
52 45 46 Under the Sea 3D WB $85,653 -9.6% 32 -3 $2,677 $18,125,257 - 36
53 57 56 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $40,008 -11.1% 20 -1 $2,000 $930,213 - 15
54 26 29 G-Force BV $248,338 -11.6% 287 -26 $865 $118,302,194 $150 13
55 21 23 Coco Before Chanel SPC $391,618 -14.9% 99 +2 $3,956 $2,379,316 $23 4
56 33 35 The Boys Are Back Mira. $154,237 -15.0% 108 +33 $1,428 $558,208 - 4
57 28 28 District 9 TriS $245,983 -15.4% 335 +2 $734 $115,238,926 $30 10
58 130 126 The Stoning of Soraya M. RAtt. $215 -15.7% 2 - $108 $633,860 - 17
59 84 80 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D $6,276 -16.3% 5 +1 $1,255 $7,111,089 - 88
60 104 104 Paper Heart Over. $1,890 -17.8% 9 -9 $210 $1,259,854 - 11
61 76 69 The Baader Meinhof Complex Vita. $9,344 -18.3% 9 -9 $1,038 $436,180 - 9
62 64 61 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $18,333 -18.8% 5 -2 $3,667 $79,931,708 - 392
63 36 38 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Fox $130,408 -19.3% 181 -46 $720 $196,112,522 $90 16
64 86 79 Play the Game Slow $6,106 -20.2% 15 -5 $407 $592,706 - 30
65 54 51 It Might Get Loud SPC $45,009 -23.9% 64 -4 $703 $1,420,401 - 10
66 92 84 The Cove RAtt. $4,863 -25.1% 19 +1 $256 $825,552 - 12
67 78 70 The Yes Men Fix the World Shad. $8,097 -26.1% 1 - $8,097 $38,153 - 4
68 79 73 Cold Souls Gold. $7,559 -26.7% 20 -1 $378 $879,630 - 11
69 40 40 Up BV $105,278 -27.0% 162 -53 $650 $292,810,074 $175 21
70 6 3 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $8,017,871 -30.4% 3,037 +45 $2,640 $108,201,645 $100 5
71 60 54 Passport to Love Vari. $31,908 -30.7% 6 - $5,318 $95,275 - 2
72 81 77 Trucker Mont. $6,513 -31.1% 4 -6 $1,628 $18,931 - 2
73 111 111 Evangelion 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone Elev. $958 -31.3% 1 - $958 $102,270 - 16
74 24 26 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince WB $273,341 -33.1% 356 -149 $768 $301,153,382 $250 14
75 20 20 Bright Star App. $396,479 -36.5% 295 -85 $1,344 $3,534,192 $8.5 5
76 25 25 The Hangover WB $267,583 -37.4% 359 -112 $745 $276,276,785 $35 20
77 80 68 In the Loop IFC $7,282 -38.1% 11 -18 $662 $2,384,044 - 13
78 18 18 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra Par. $407,537 -40.8% 514 -95 $793 $149,645,921 $175 11
79 10 7 The Invention of Lying WB $1,907,398 -42.9% 1,624 -119 $1,175 $15,497,164 $18.5 3
80 38 31 The Proposal BV $119,772 -43.1% 173 -87 $692 $163,802,563 $40 18
81 43 37 The September Issue RAtt. $91,743 -43.8% 77 -27 $1,191 $3,353,855 - 8
82 12 9 Capitalism: A Love Story Over. $1,455,510 -44.7% 991 -4 $1,469 $11,622,433 $20 4
83 113 110 Whatever Works SPC $852 -44.7% 3 -3 $284 $5,303,838 - 18
84 52 44 Aliens in the Attic Fox $55,612 -45.5% 108 -46 $515 $25,055,633 $45 12
85 117 112 Earth Days Zeit. $734 -45.8% 1 -2 $734 $19,507 - 10
86 49 42 The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry 5&2 $64,858 -46.3% 90 -17 $721 $935,697 - 5
87 11 8 Whip It FoxS $1,507,379 -46.7% 1,482 -256 $1,017 $11,360,796 $15 3
88 27 22 Julie & Julia Sony $246,959 -47.0% 295 -299 $837 $93,081,747 $40 11
89 102 93 Adventures of Power Vari. $2,236 -47.4% 1 -1 $2,236 $7,309 - 2
90 7 2 Zombieland Sony $7,616,939 -48.5% 3,171 +133 $2,402 $60,640,317 $23.6 3
91 123 117 American Casino Argo. $439 -49.2% 1 - $439 $46,514 - 10
92 103 91 Lorna's Silence SPC $2,172 -49.7% 12 -5 $181 $320,908 - 12
93 4 1 Couples Retreat Uni. $17,227,390 -49.8% 3,009 +9 $5,725 $62,617,735 $70 2
94 44 36 Sorority Row Sum. $87,667 -50.0% 244 -103 $359 $11,820,613 $12.5 6
95 56 47 (500) Days of Summer FoxS $43,239 -51.5% 71 -88 $609 $32,203,940 $7.5 14
96 96 82 The Other Man Imag. $3,280 -51.6% 6 -3 $547 $147,792 - 6
97 68 57 Ponyo BV $16,054 -52.3% 45 -39 $357 $14,995,891 - 10
98 51 43 Halloween II (2009) W/Dim. $56,135 -52.5% 140 -52 $401 $32,590,788 $15 8
99 - - Nobody (2009) N/A $330 -53.5% 1 - $330 $14,271 - 3
100 59 50 My One and Only Free $32,582 -53.7% 58 -91 $562 $2,388,180 - 9
101 9 6 Surrogates BV $1,917,315 -55.1% 2,326 -666 $824 $36,327,650 $80 4
102 13 11 The Informant! WB $955,456 -56.7% 1,228 -974 $778 $31,766,896 $22 5
103 82 67 Adam FoxS $6,351 -57.0% 17 -9 $374 $2,250,966 - 12
104 23 15 Inglourious Basterds Wein. $341,410 -59.8% 436 -532 $783 $119,073,469 $70 9
105 107 99 Cloud 9 MBox $1,245 -60.2% 3 +1 $415 $79,664 - 10
106 63 53 Amreeka NGE $20,056 -61.0% 18 -16 $1,114 $537,404 - 7
107 8 5 Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D) BV $3,016,580 -61.2% 1,489 -263 $2,026 $28,554,678 - 3
108 19 14 Good Hair RAtt. $398,617 -61.6% 178 -8 $2,239 $1,727,611 - 2
109 48 34 The Time Traveler's Wife WB (NL) $70,203 -61.7% 101 -162 $695 $62,620,110 $39 10
110 17 13 Love Happens Uni. $547,765 -62.7% 1,043 -851 $525 $22,416,260 $18 5
111 16 12 Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself LGF $557,799 -63.1% 807 -506 $691 $51,383,324 - 6
112 14 10 Fame (2009) MGM $903,890 -64.5% 1,555 -1,555 $581 $21,795,849 $18 4
113 41 30 The Final Destination WB (NL) $98,530 -64.6% 174 -191 $566 $66,083,246 $40 8
114 77 60 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Fox $8,565 -64.9% 17 -22 $504 $177,220,561 $150 22
115 31 19 All About Steve Fox $225,426 -65.8% 507 -693 $445 $33,191,696 - 7
116 69 55 Whiteout WB $14,022 -69.0% 41 -109 $342 $10,173,035 $35 6
117 50 33 I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell Free $56,476 -69.3% 132 -134 $428 $1,357,585 - 4
118 115 102 Fallen Idol: The Yuri Gagarin Conspiracy Indic. $785 -69.7% 1 -1 $785 $6,931 - 3
119 99 78 Youssou N'Dour: I Bring What I Love Shad. $2,774 -69.8% 2 -2 $1,387 $152,318 - 19
120 119 105 The Song of Sparrows Reg. $656 -69.9% 1 -1 $656 $115,605 - 29
121 30 16 9 Focus $232,125 -72.0% 488 -728 $476 $31,219,946 $30 6
122 46 27 From Mexico with Love RAtt. $85,326 -74.5% 139 -140 $614 $505,606 - 2
123 110 95 The Wonder of It All Indic. $989 -75.2% 1 -1 $989 $777,615 - 14
124 112 96 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $874 -75.3% 2 -2 $437 $186,153 - 16
125 101 72 A Woman in Berlin Strand $2,553 -76.3% 3 -4 $851 $264,826 - 14
126 39 21 Jennifer's Body Fox $116,986 -79.4% 313 -692 $374 $16,031,583 $16 5
127 34 17 Pandorum Over. $145,985 -82.2% 427 -1,052 $342 $10,051,556 $33 4
128 106 81 Peter and Vandy Strand $1,299 -82.3% 1 -2 $1,299 $10,248 - 2
129 61 32 Wake Up Sid UTV $25,192 -87.2% 33 -43 $763 $682,163 - 3
130 126 100 Beeswax CGld $382 -87.7% 1 -1 $382 $34,899 - 11
131 129 103 Chelsea on the Rocks Aliq. $305 -88.2% 1 - $305 $11,799 - 3
132 124 89 The Way We Get By ICir $438 -90.2% 3 -4 $146 $73,829 - 14
133 133 122 Under Our Skin Shad. $29 -94.9% 1 - $29 $85,754 - 18
134 125 75 What's Your Rashee? UTV $410 -95.7% 2 -12 $205 $257,868 - 4
135 122 45 Free Style Gold. $463 -99.5% 5 -255 $93 $140,987 - 2
TOTAL (135 MOVIES):$138,588,159+25.9%40,182-956$3,449 
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