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TWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend GrossChangeTheatersChangeAvg.Est.
Screens
ChangeAvg.Est.
Shows
ChangeAvg.Total GrossWeek #
1 Dr. Seuss' The Lorax Uni. $38,846,020 -44.7% 3,746 +17 $10,370 7,100 +100 $5,471 83,900 +300 $463 $121,724,850 2
2 John Carter BV $30,180,188 - 3,749 - $8,050 7,000 - $4,311 68,100 - $443 $30,180,188 1
3 Project X WB $11,142,103 -47.1% 3,055 - $3,647 3,400 -100 $3,277 48,000 -2,200 $232 $39,717,098 2
4 Act of Valor Rela. $6,991,877 -48.5% 2,951 -102 $2,369 3,100 -600 $2,255 39,400 -7,900 $177 $56,092,474 3
5 Silent House ORF $6,661,234 - 2,124 - $3,136 2,124 - $3,136 32,500 - $205 $6,661,234 1
6 A Thousand Words P/DW $6,176,280 - 1,890 - $3,268 2,000 - $3,088 29,100 - $212 $6,176,280 1
7 Safe House Uni. $4,801,510 -35.0% 2,144 -409 $2,240 2,200 -400 $2,183 25,500 -5,800 $188 $115,605,325 5
8 The Vow SGem $3,842,485 -36.1% 2,478 -348 $1,551 2,500 -400 $1,537 28,900 -7,400 $133 $117,456,231 5
9 This Means War Fox $3,756,060 -32.5% 1,949 -393 $1,927 2,000 -400 $1,878 23,600 -6,400 $159 $46,895,410 4
10 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island WB $3,611,388 -44.8% 2,525 -535 $1,430 3,400 -1,400 $1,062 27,500 -12,200 $131 $90,641,999 5
11 Tyler Perry's Good Deeds LGF $2,904,004 -58.8% 1,516 -616 $1,916 1,700 -1,000 $1,708 18,300 -14,700 $159 $30,446,453 3
12 The Artist Wein. $2,079,910 -42.6% 1,505 -251 $1,382 1,505 -295 $1,382 16,400 -6,000 $127 $40,234,933 16
13 Friends with Kids RAtt. $2,019,083 - 369 - $5,472 380 - $5,313 5,380 - $375 $2,019,083 1
14 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Sony $1,965,123 -56.8% 1,804 -683 $1,089 2,200 -1,300 $893 18,200 -12,500 $108 $48,065,270 4
15 Wanderlust Uni. $1,653,645 -57.0% 1,220 -782 $1,355 1,220 -782 $1,355 12,000 -14,900 $138 $15,517,765 3
16 Chronicle (2012) Fox $904,569 -53.2% 595 -459 $1,520 600 -500 $1,508 6,780 -3,820 $133 $62,267,441 6
17 Gone LG/S $895,788 -70.2% 1,144 -1,042 $783 1,144 -1,056 $783 9,100 -15,300 $98 $10,727,070 3
18 A Separation SPC $728,376 -23.5% 281 +38 $2,592 281 +31 $2,592 1,020 +110 $714 $4,780,208 11
19 The Descendants FoxS $676,862 -47.6% 517 -177 $1,309 520 -174 $1,302 4,940 -2,090 $137 $81,454,624 17
20 Hugo Par. $623,315 -49.5% 313 -93 $1,991 320 -100 $1,948 2,960 -530 $211 $72,269,119 16
21 The Iron Lady Wein. $567,974 -33.3% 447 -64 $1,271 450 -61 $1,262 4,050 -460 $140 $27,931,791 11
22 The Woman in Black CBS $491,037 -57.5% 433 -379 $1,134 433 -379 $1,134 4,110 -2,830 $119 $53,031,283 6
23 The Secret World of Arrietty BV $417,697 -71.9% 501 -930 $834 501 -930 $834 3,790 -11,810 $110 $17,572,965 4
24 Goon Magn. $400,187 -46.4% 188 -54 $2,129 200 - $2,001 2,030 - $197 $3,497,809 3
25 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (in 3D) Fox $341,581 -69.0% 258 -473 $1,324 260 -471 $1,314 2,280 -3,770 $150 $42,845,754 5
26 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Par. $310,788 +96.5% 229 +122 $1,357 250 +140 $1,243 2,470 +1,720 $126 $208,394,554 13
27 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Fox $287,184 -16.8% 287 -27 $1,001 290 -30 $990 3,030 -310 $95 $131,187,525 13
28 Salmon Fishing in the Yemen CBS $225,894 - 18 - $12,550 21 - $10,757 288 - $784 $225,894 1
29 We Bought a Zoo Fox $188,221 -22.8% 178 -88 $1,057 180 -90 $1,046 1,470 -890 $128 $74,669,877 12
30 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) Sony $173,213 -39.5% 211 -45 $821 211 -49 $821 1,420 -610 $122 $102,363,771 12
31 Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Focus $172,494 -34.5% 109 -17 $1,583 110 -20 $1,568 850 -150 $203 $23,922,144 14
32 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows WB $158,193 -38.6% 208 -58 $761 210 -60 $753 1,620 -720 $98 $186,523,366 13
33 We Need to Talk About Kevin Osci. $156,799 +18.3% 60 +20 $2,613 60 +20 $2,613 225 +75 $697 $1,035,665 14
34 Big Miracle Uni. $153,660 -49.0% 238 -121 $646 240 -130 $640 1,900 -760 $81 $19,594,765 6
35 The Adventures of Tintin Par. $140,931 -24.4% 153 -62 $921 170 -80 $829 1,260 -764 $112 $77,384,667 12
36 The Grey ORF $123,740 -52.2% 151 -157 $819 151 -159 $819 1,220 -780 $101 $50,960,041 7
37 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) WB $121,877 +26.8% 40 - $3,047 40 - $3,047 280 - $435 $17,007,780 49
38 Pina IFC $120,652 -23.6% 50 -14 $2,413 50 -14 $2,413 160 -30 $754 $3,030,121 12
39 Red Tails Fox $115,201 -39.7% 178 -71 $647 180 -70 $640 1,530 -410 $75 $49,343,188 8
40 Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close WB $114,978 -49.1% 202 -101 $569 202 -101 $569 1,450 -1,250 $79 $31,711,093 12
41 In Darkness SPC $114,588 +7.2% 50 +15 $2,292 50 +10 $2,292 160 +50 $716 $573,876 5
42 My Week with Marilyn Wein. $80,673 -38.3% 120 - $672 120 - $672 940 +90 $86 $14,486,303 16
43 Contraband Uni. $78,540 -34.9% 119 -29 $660 120 -30 $655 1,020 -330 $77 $66,489,425 9
44 Rampart MNE $74,900 -37.3% 58 +6 $1,291 58 +6 $1,291 233 +23 $321 $663,355 5
45 War Horse BV $68,360 -41.2% 86 -45 $795 90 -41 $760 180 -110 $380 $79,349,578 12
46 Thin Ice ATO $64,128 -23.3% 43 +2 $1,491 43 +2 $1,491 157 -3 $408 $556,478 4
47 Joyful Noise WB $58,552 -49.4% 103 -99 $568 103 -99 $568 840 -810 $70 $30,867,706 9
48 Undefeated (2012) Wein. $57,578 -30.0% 13 +1 $4,429 13 +1 $4,429 168 -12 $343 $254,388 4
49 Lost Woods Noct. $55,902 -4.0% 11 -2 $5,082 - - n/a - - n/a $135,317 2
50 A Dangerous Method SPC $52,325 -22.8% 54 +1 $969 54 +1 $969 130 -10 $403 $5,533,578 16
51 Hubble 3D WB $50,570 +13.3% 21 -1 $2,408 21 - $2,408 40 - $1,264 $31,045,139 104
52 Coriolanus Wein. $49,823 +34.1% 19 +5 $2,622 19 +5 $2,622 187 +43 $266 $474,790 8
53 Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World 3D $48,301 - 12 - $4,025 - - n/a - - n/a $4,960,609 94
54 Footnote SPC $47,528 - 2 - $23,764 2 - $23,764 12 - $3,961 $47,528 1
55 Being Flynn Focus $44,571 +1.3% 12 +8 $3,714 12 +8 $3,714 181 +114 $246 $102,986 2
56 Jiro Dreams of Sushi Magn. $42,035 - 2 - $21,018 2 - $21,018 10 - $4,204 $42,035 1
57 The Muppets BV $41,574 -47.5% 84 -54 $495 84 -56 $495 190 -180 $219 $88,542,491 16
58 Haywire Rela. $41,369 +318.3% 82 +50 $505 82 +50 $505 830 +680 $50 $18,898,179 8
59 Albert Nobbs RAtt. $38,356 -41.2% 47 -21 $816 50 -20 $767 360 -150 $107 $2,791,408 7
60 Under the Sea 3D WB $37,862 +22.8% 11 -4 $3,442 11 -9 $3,442 30 -10 $1,262 $29,348,267 161
61 The Salt of Life Zeit. $36,001 +87.7% 10 +8 $3,600 10 +8 $3,600 50 +40 $720 $63,057 2
62 W.E. Wein. $35,569 -18.5% 24 +5 $1,482 24 +5 $1,482 244 +22 $146 $384,962 6
63 One For the Money LGF $35,240 -40.9% 64 -53 $551 64 -56 $551 500 -330 $70 $26,119,768 7
64 Tim & Eric's Billion Dollar Movie Magn. $30,808 -64.8% 33 +9 $934 33 +3 $934 80 -10 $385 $143,080 2
65 Shame FoxS $22,263 -25.0% 20 -2 $1,113 20 -2 $1,113 160 +9 $139 $3,896,101 15
66 Forgiveness of Blood IFC $22,061 +23.8% 12 +6 $1,838 12 +6 $1,838 49 +24 $450 $81,378 3
67 Pariah Focus $22,004 +103.7% 19 +6 $1,158 20 +7 $1,100 180 +80 $122 $758,099 11
68 Chico & Rita GK $21,741 -23.7% 12 -3 $1,812 12 -8 $1,812 115 -45 $189 $198,997 5
69 2012 Oscar Nominated Short Films Shrts. $21,638 -71.9% 18 -41 $1,202 - - n/a - - n/a $1,673,123 5
70 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $21,502 +21.2% 3 -1 $7,167 3 -1 $7,167 - - n/a $85,091,572 517
71 Boy (2012) PalUni $17,506 -17.6% 4 +2 $4,377 4 +2 $4,377 20 +8 $875 $44,049 2
72 Carnage (2011) SPC $16,858 -11.8% 19 - $887 20 - $843 40 - $421 $2,516,277 13
73 Love (2012) CL $15,416 -66.0% 15 - $1,028 - - n/a - - n/a $269,184 4
74 Let the Bullets Fly Vari. $11,709 +3.7% 10 +5 $1,171 10 +5 $1,171 30 +12 $390 $29,203 2
75 Children of Paradise (2012 re-release) Jan. $10,741 - 2 - $5,371 - - n/a - - n/a $10,741 1
76 Once Upon a Time in Anatolia CGld $9,427 +124.7% 4 +1 $2,357 - - n/a - - n/a $85,245 10
77 The Women on the 6th Floor Strand $9,121 -13.8% 6 - $1,520 - - n/a - - n/a $646,671 23
78 This is Not a Film PalT $7,638 -39.4% 2 -3 $3,819 2 -3 $3,819 10 -15 $764 $30,451 2
79 Paan Singh Tomar UTV $7,588 -63.1% 5 -5 $1,518 5 -5 $1,518 35 -79 $217 $33,913 2
80 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB $6,564 +31.3% 3 +1 $2,188 3 +2 $2,188 10 +8 $656 $44,521,171 304
81 Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya UTV $6,179 -80.9% 10 -16 $618 10 -20 $618 59 -151 $105 $171,776 3
82 Sound of Noise Magn. $5,877 - 3 - $1,959 3 - $1,959 11 - $534 $5,877 1
83 Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness ICir $5,671 +76.0% 4 +2 $1,418 4 +2 $1,418 20 +10 $284 $881,848 36
84 Beauty and the Beast (3D) BV $5,038 -66.3% 7 -17 $720 7 -17 $720 8 -52 $630 $47,270,197 9
85 Le Havre Jan. $4,964 +19.0% 4 -2 $1,241 4 -6 $1,241 10 - $496 $595,018 21
86 The Conquest MBox $4,420 - 4 - $1,105 - - n/a - - n/a $73,882 18
87 An Inconsistent Truth RM $4,404 +94.0% 2 +1 $2,202 2 +1 $2,202 10 +5 $440 $68,672 7
88 T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX) Imax $4,401 +114.7% 1 - $4,401 1 - $4,401 2 +1 $2,201 $53,257,595 570
89 Ranchero Indic. $4,387 +48.2% 2 - $2,194 - - n/a - - n/a $14,009 5
90 Midnight in Paris SPC $4,124 -41.5% 4 -7 $1,031 4 -7 $1,031 11 -9 $375 $56,809,853 43
91 Attenberg Strand $3,998 - 1 - $3,998 1 - $3,998 5 - $800 $3,998 1
92 Better Than Something: Jay Reatard BTS $3,750 -34.3% 2 -2 $1,875 2 -2 $1,875 - -13 n/a $14,239 2
93 The Flowers of War WHE $3,670 -73.8% 4 -2 $918 4 -2 $918 10 -11 $367 $279,656 8
94 The Viral Factor CL $3,486 - 13 - $268 13 - $268 62 - $56 $217,717 7
95 Apart (2012) Truly $3,161 - 2 - $1,581 - - n/a - - n/a $3,161 1
96 Addiction Incorporated Vari. $2,964 +170.4% 5 +3 $593 - - n/a - - n/a $32,918 13
97 My Reincarnation Long Shot $2,903 - 2 - $1,452 2 - $1,452 - - n/a $89,289 20
98 Last Days Here IFC $2,569 -3.8% 1 - $2,569 1 - $2,569 4 -1 $642 $6,695 2
99 Declaration of War IFC $2,550 - 8 +2 $319 8 +8 $319 19 +19 $134 $46,225 7
100 The Pruitt-Igoe Myth FRun $2,472 +1,653.2% 1 - $2,472 1 - $2,472 4 - $618 $36,088 8
101 Tomboy (2011) Da. $2,350 - 4 - $588 - - n/a - - n/a $127,850 17
104 On the Ice PMKBNC $2,261 +97.0% 4 +2 $565 2 +1 $1,131 - -1 n/a $44,261 4
102 El Bulli: Cooking in Progress AM $2,256 - 1 - $2,256 - - n/a - - n/a $237,181 31
103 The Devil Inside Par. $2,239 -56.7% 10 -7 $224 10 -10 $224 30 -40 $75 $53,205,760 10
105 The Snowtown Murders IFC $1,996 +56.8% 1 - $1,996 1 - $1,996 - -1 n/a $3,878 2
106 Falling Away Indic. $1,764 +37.4% 2 - $882 - - n/a - - n/a $4,560 2
107 Young Goethe in Love MBox $1,754 - 2 - $877 2 - $877 10 - $175 $150,823 19
108 A Trip to the Moon/The Extraordinary Voyage FA $1,734 -61.1% 5 -1 $347 - - n/a - - n/a $24,790 5
109 Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu UTV $1,544 -85.2% 4 -6 $386 4 -6 $386 30 -50 $51 $1,153,249 5
110 The Long Day Closes (2012 re-release) FDesk $1,407 - 1 - $1,407 - - n/a - - n/a $2,040 1
111 Cirkus Columbia Strand $651 - 1 - $651 - - n/a - - n/a $3,163 3
112 Return (2012) Da. $544 - 1 - $544 - - n/a - - n/a $13,547 5
113 The Decoy Bride IFC $542 - 1 - $542 1 - $542 2 - $271 $542 1
114 Putin's Kiss KL $528 +252.0% 1 - $528 - - n/a - - n/a $3,636 4
115 Kung Fu Joe Indic. $504 +22.3% 1 - $504 - - n/a - - n/a $11,908 5
116 The Skin I Live In SPC $458 -67.5% 5 +2 $92 10 +7 $46 10 +10 $46 $3,182,566 22
117 The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu FDesk $403 -81.0% 1 - $403 - - n/a - - n/a $33,292 24
118 The Bride Wore Black (2011 re-release) FDesk $382 - 1 - $382 - - n/a - - n/a $28,223 19
119 Tyrannosaur Strand $337 -64.6% 2 - $169 2 - $169 4 -6 $84 $22,088 17
- Take Me Home Mont. $322 - 1 - $322 - - n/a - - n/a $322 1
120 The Way PDA $237 -82.0% 1 -1 $237 - - n/a - - n/a $4,430,650 23
121 Amigo Vari. $234 - 1 - $234 - - n/a - - n/a $183,490 27
122 Dystopia 2013 ZMG $214 - 1 - $214 - - n/a - - n/a $1,708 8
123 Charlotte Rampling: The Look KL $199 -85.1% 1 - $199 1 - $199 1 -4 $199 $19,812 19
124 The Whale Pala. $161 -79.5% 1 - $161 1 - $161 1 +1 $161 $76,171 27
125 Michael (2012) Strand $114 - 1 - $114 - - n/a - - n/a $14,306 4
126 Galapagos (IMAX) Imax $21 -70.0% 1 - $21 1 - $21 1 - $21 $18,080,512 646
TOTALS:$136,877,195-18.8%41,384-661$3,30750,181+391$2,728544,528-191$251 
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