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RowTWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count / ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
1 - N Pina IFC $91,823 - 3 - $30,608 $91,823 - 1
2 19 18 Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Focus $1,056,072 +131.2% 55 +39 $19,201 $2,157,654 - 3
3 34 N Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close WB $114,718 - 6 - $19,120 $114,718 - 1
4 17 N Don 2 Relbig. $2,023,288 - 158 - $12,806 $2,081,422 - 1
5 1 3 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $44,118,783 +245.1% 3,448 +3,023 $12,795 $76,555,244 $145 2
6 - 33 Carnage (2011) SPC $81,383 +2.0% 7 +2 $11,626 $199,038 - 2
7 - - Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $19,188 +49.3% 2 -1 $9,594 $84,660,889 - 506
8 - N In the Land of Blood and Honey FD $25,459 - 3 - $8,486 $25,459 - 1
9 2 1 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $31,100,513 -21.5% 3,703 - $8,399 $89,854,135 - 2
10 18 21 The Artist Wein. $1,315,261 +357.7% 167 +150 $7,876 $2,813,691 $15 5
11 4 N The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) Sony $19,492,812 - 2,914 - $6,689 $27,869,285 $90 1
12 7 N War Horse BV $14,527,972 - 2,376 - $6,114 $14,527,972 $66 1
13 3 2 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $19,528,294 -16.0% 3,683 -40 $5,302 $56,468,481 $75 2
14 23 25 A Dangerous Method SPC $288,904 +91.5% 58 +41 $4,981 $1,085,131 - 5
15 5 N The Adventures of Tintin Par. $15,136,129 - 3,087 - $4,903 $23,144,152 - 1
16 6 N We Bought a Zoo Fox $14,604,645 - 3,117 - $4,685 $15,063,131 - 1
17 10 11 The Descendants FoxS $3,271,980 +0.1% 753 -125 $4,345 $33,563,532 - 6
18 - 28 The Polar Express (2011 re-issue) WB $75,077 -30.7% 20 -5 $3,754 $640,419 - 5
19 28 20 Shame FoxS $189,340 -38.4% 53 +2 $3,572 $1,596,757 - 4
20 12 7 Hugo Par. $3,121,614 -15.8% 951 -1,581 $3,282 $44,748,883 - 5
21 - 69 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax $3,263 -40.5% 1 - $3,263 $18,055,425 - 635
22 - 47 Hubble 3D WB $47,341 +29.9% 15 -5 $3,156 $29,860,875 - 93
23 13 10 Young Adult Par. $2,666,740 -21.6% 987 +1 $2,702 $8,076,188 $12 3
24 8 4 New Year's Eve WB (NL) $5,191,532 -29.0% 2,225 -1,280 $2,333 $34,528,727 $56 3
25 9 N The Darkest Hour Sum. $5,062,479 - 2,324 - $2,178 $5,062,479 $30 1
26 11 9 The Muppets BV $3,269,337 -7.1% 1,536 -1,272 $2,128 $76,825,862 $45 5
27 - 58 Under the Sea 3D WB $19,269 +109.7% 10 +2 $1,927 $28,816,463 - 150
28 21 17 Puss in Boots P/DW $667,967 +43.6% 389 -368 $1,717 $143,919,164 $130 9
29 15 5 The Sitter Fox $2,497,342 -45.8% 1,486 -1,266 $1,681 $22,985,544 $25 3
30 14 8 Arthur Christmas Sony $2,509,147 -29.4% 1,524 -1,405 $1,646 $43,977,149 - 5
31 16 6 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Sum. $2,380,941 -43.3% 1,603 -1,355 $1,485 $271,182,842 $110 6
32 20 16 My Week with Marilyn Wein. $875,560 +48.1% 602 +358 $1,454 $7,294,756 - 5
33 - 38 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB $65,503 +14.7% 49 - $1,337 $14,909,641 - 38
34 - 71 My Reincarnation Long Shot $6,151 +97.1% 5 +2 $1,230 $45,448 - 9
35 - 78 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax $1,116 -14.0% 1 - $1,116 $53,238,232 - 560
36 - 51 The Women on the 6th Floor Strand $6,681 -64.2% 6 -6 $1,114 $443,805 - 12
37 - 30 Margin Call RAtt. $32,752 -66.6% 30 -91 $1,092 $5,197,933 $3.5 10
38 24 12 Jack and Jill Sony $258,925 -78.9% 242 -1,668 $1,070 $71,318,633 $79 7
39 - 34 The Way PDA $46,305 -41.6% 45 -48 $1,029 $4,071,947 - 12
40 26 32 Real Steel BV $215,652 +168.4% 227 +72 $950 $84,041,467 - 12
41 - 26 Melancholia Magn. $62,206 -53.5% 66 -65 $943 $2,397,186 - 7
42 - N Miss Minoes MBox $2,599 - 3 - $866 $2,599 - 1
43 32 29 Courageous TriS $153,581 +49.3% 192 +91 $800 $33,747,349 $2 13
44 - 86 I Melt With You Magn. $777 +16.0% 1 -1 $777 $5,990 - 3
45 29 35 Moneyball Sony $188,037 +148.9% 242 +144 $777 $74,579,474 $50 14
46 30 15 Immortals Rela. $171,725 -79.8% 228 -982 $753 $82,415,347 $75 7
47 - 68 Sleeping Beauty (2011) (II) IFC $2,197 -51.5% 3 -1 $732 $34,588 - 4
48 27 14 Tower Heist Uni. $205,175 -77.2% 283 -1,032 $725 $76,318,090 $75 8
49 - 43 Drive (2011) FD $18,023 -57.0% 26 -30 $693 $34,793,348 $15 15
50 - 40 The Skin I Live In SPC $22,986 -55.6% 34 -37 $676 $2,999,763 - 11
51 33 22 Dolphin Tale WB $126,047 -34.7% 188 -93 $670 $71,637,203 $37 14
52 - 39 Midnight in Paris SPC $18,240 -66.0% 28 -88 $651 $56,341,186 $17 32
53 22 13 Happy Feet Two WB $341,199 -68.3% 525 -1,255 $650 $59,973,841 - 6
54 31 23 A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas WB (NL) $157,350 -10.1% 245 +43 $642 $34,691,536 $19 8
55 - 52 Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey SD $8,189 -41.1% 13 +5 $630 $230,342 - 10
56 - 24 In Time Fox $68,699 -57.9% 112 -161 $613 $36,891,707 $40 9
57 - 50 Martha Marcy May Marlene FoxS $8,986 -58.4% 15 -24 $599 $2,892,281 - 10
58 - 36 The Help BV $35,134 -51.2% 65 -91 $541 $169,425,912 $25 20
59 - 57 Mozart's Sister MBox $1,562 -83.4% 3 -7 $521 $676,675 $4.5 19
60 - 42 The Ides of March Sony $72,234 +58.4% 145 +73 $498 $40,675,367 - 12
61 - 62 Into the Abyss IFC $1,480 -76.8% 3 -14 $493 $222,029 - 7
62 25 19 J. Edgar WB $223,808 -42.1% 455 -248 $492 $36,136,078 $35 7
63 - 49 The Lion King (in 3D) BV $4,736 -80.0% 10 -22 $474 $94,222,022 - 15
64 - 27 Footloose (2011) Par. $72,330 -41.5% 182 -71 $397 $51,466,952 $24 11
65 - 37 Like Crazy ParV $11,655 -79.7% 30 -70 $389 $3,345,791 - 9
66 - 64 The Guard SPC $2,275 -64.1% 6 -6 $379 $5,331,189 $6 22
67 - 31 Paranormal Activity 3 Par. $46,117 -49.7% 124 -82 $372 $103,894,116 $5 10
68 - 46 Take Shelter SPC $8,111 -70.6% 24 -34 $338 $1,655,535 $5 13
69 - 41 The Three Musketeers (2011) Sum. $12,415 -75.3% 37 -86 $336 $20,362,328 $75 10
70 - - Tyrannosaur Strand $319 - 1 - $319 $15,809 - 6
71 - 67 Blackthorn Magn. $1,463 -67.7% 5 -4 $293 $185,099 - 12
72 - 81 The Whale Pala. $290 -71.8% 1 - $290 $58,728 - 16
73 - 60 Young Goethe in Love MBox $544 -92.5% 2 -6 $272 $98,745 - 8
74 - 45 50/50 Sum. $6,759 -81.9% 31 -80 $218 $35,006,877 $8 13
75 - 84 Higher Ground SPC $795 -6.1% 5 +2 $159 $837,911 $2 18
TOTAL (75 MOVIES):$198,065,301-41,204-$4,807 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.



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