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Est. / Act.DiffMovie Title (click to view)StudioStudio Est. / ActualDiff% DiffTheatersEst. TotalActualWk
2 2 - Babylon A.D. Fox $9,700,000 $9,484,627 $-215,373 -2.2% 3,390 $9,700,000 $9,484,627 1
- 61 - Beer for My Horses RAtt. $23,500 $26,260 $+2,760 +11.7% 29 $442,000 $444,813 4
24 26 +2 Bottle Shock Free $529,000 $547,225 $+18,225 +3.4% 295 $2,436,000 $2,454,139 4
- 34 - Brideshead Revisited Mira. $229,000 $218,546 $-10,454 -4.6% 232 $5,916,000 $5,905,793 6
15 15 - College MGM $2,105,000 $2,153,109 $+48,109 +2.3% 2,123 $2,105,000 $2,153,109 1
3 3 - The Dark Knight WB $8,750,000 $8,622,879 $-127,121 -1.5% 2,750 $502,421,000 $502,293,926 7
6 6 - Death Race Uni. $6,228,000 $6,304,635 $+76,635 +1.2% 2,537 $23,078,000 $23,154,165 2
7 7 - Disaster Movie LGF $6,170,000 $5,836,973 $-333,027 -5.4% 2,642 $6,170,000 $5,836,973 1
23 25 +2 Elegy Gold. $647,000 $624,069 $-22,931 -3.5% 139 $1,577,000 $1,553,674 4
18 18 - Fly Me to the Moon Sum. $1,600,000 $1,509,198 $-90,802 -5.7% 630 $6,333,000 $6,242,261 3
- 31 - Frozen River SPC $287,000 $256,749 $-30,251 -10.5% 69 $779,000 $749,332 5
17 17 - Hamlet 2 Focus $1,680,000 $1,698,820 $+18,820 +1.1% 1,597 $2,686,000 $2,725,020 2
- 35 - Hellboy II: The Golden Army Uni. $182,000 $166,245 $-15,755 -8.7% 204 $75,390,000 $75,374,075 8
4 4 - The House Bunny Sony $8,300,000 $8,317,426 $+17,426 +0.2% 2,714 $27,851,000 $27,868,669 2
- 48 - I Served the King of England SPC $53,500 $53,218 $-282 -0.5% 8 $53,500 $53,218 1
- 54 - I.O.U.S.A. RAtt. $36,900 $37,320 $+420 +1.1% 21 $696,000 $661,135 2
- 43 - The Incredible Hulk Uni. $72,000 $73,495 $+1,495 +2.1% 100 $134,499,000 $134,500,425 12
16 16 - Journey to the Center of the Earth WB (NL) $1,800,000 $1,773,815 $-26,185 -1.5% 801 $94,579,000 $94,553,075 8
14 14 - The Longshots MGM/W $2,406,000 $2,310,498 $-95,502 -4.0% 2,089 $7,556,000 $7,460,122 2
8 8 - Mamma Mia! Uni. $4,418,000 $4,211,495 $-206,505 -4.7% 1,968 $131,509,000 $131,302,175 7
12 11 -1 Mirrors Fox $2,825,000 $2,751,301 $-73,699 -2.6% 1,820 $24,893,000 $24,819,581 3
13 13 - The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor Uni. $2,595,000 $2,629,445 $+34,445 +1.3% 1,713 $97,824,000 $97,858,315 5
9 9 - Pineapple Express Sony $3,390,000 $3,535,220 $+145,220 +4.3% 2,047 $79,773,000 $79,918,601 4
22 22 - The Rocker Fox $1,000,000 $969,878 $-30,122 -3.0% 2,784 $5,665,000 $5,634,437 2
19 19 - The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 WB $1,450,000 $1,435,809 $-14,191 -1.0% 1,252 $41,122,000 $41,108,020 4
11 12 +1 Star Wars: The Clone Wars WB $2,900,000 $2,711,145 $-188,855 -6.5% 2,444 $29,808,000 $29,619,167 3
20 20 - Step Brothers Sony $1,255,000 $1,357,288 $+102,288 +8.2% 1,036 $97,824,000 $97,926,025 6
- 77 - Sukiyaki Western Django First $10,200 $9,856 $-344 -3.4% 1 $10,200 $9,856 1
25 28 +3 Tell No One MBox $403,000 $373,623 $-29,377 -7.3% 102 $4,313,000 $4,283,364 9
5 5 - Traitor Over. $7,900,000 $7,868,465 $-31,535 -0.4% 2,054 $9,401,000 $9,369,792 1
- 30 - Transsiberian First $293,000 $281,949 $-11,051 -3.8% 81 $850,000 $839,312 7
1 1 - Tropic Thunder P/DW $11,500,000 $11,518,611 $+18,611 +0.2% 3,473 $83,834,000 $83,852,435 3
10 10 - Vicky Cristina Barcelona MGM/W $3,003,000 $2,815,506 $-187,494 -6.2% 692 $12,787,000 $12,599,417 3
21 21 - WALL-E BV $1,112,000 $1,175,863 $+63,863 +5.7% 1,155 $217,910,000 $217,973,943 10
- 36 - Wanted Uni. $177,000 $158,105 $-18,895 -10.7% 186 $134,000,000 $133,980,970 10
TOTALS:$95,030,100$93,818,666$-1,211,434-1.3%45,178 
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* Production Budget in millions. On average, studios earn around 55 percent of the final gross.

Note: Studio Estimates are the estimated weekend grosses that each distributor makes for its own movies on Sunday mornings—based on grosses for Friday and Saturday plus a projection for Sunday. This chart view shows how accurate the studios were.



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