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Weekly Box Office

December 25-31, 2009

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TWTitle (Click to view)StudioWeekly Gross% ChangeTheatersChange / AvgEst.
Screens
Change / AvgEst.
Shows
Change / AvgTotal GrossWeek #
1 Avatar Fox $146,530,209 +6.9% 3,456 +4 $42,399 6,800 -200 $21,549 164,800 +100 $889 $283,624,210 2
2 Sherlock Holmes WB $102,102,956 - 3,626 - $28,159 5,600 - $18,233 159,100 - $642 $102,102,956 1
3 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Fox $94,013,649 +251.9% 3,700 +44 $25,409 5,500 - $17,093 197,100 +145,500 $477 $120,727,282 1
4 It's Complicated Uni. $40,375,875 - 2,897 - $13,937 3,300 - $12,235 100,600 - $401 $40,375,875 1
5 The Blind Side WB $23,886,682 +32.9% 2,766 -486 $8,636 2,900 -1,100 $8,237 74,200 -29,500 $322 $196,563,318 6
6 The Princess and the Frog BV $21,360,349 -3.5% 3,475 - $6,147 3,700 -1,000 $5,773 118,200 -28,700 $181 $76,035,028 5
7 Up in the Air Par. $20,893,493 +169.4% 1,895 - $11,026 2,200 - $9,497 70,700 +44,090 $296 $33,655,213 4
8 Did You Hear About the Morgans? Sony $9,779,861 -7.7% 2,718 - $3,598 2,800 -200 $3,493 90,800 -1,900 $108 $20,380,046 2
9 Nine Wein. $9,466,681 +2,403.9% 1,412 +1,408 $6,704 1,500 +1,490 $6,311 47,800 +47,526 $198 $9,844,753 2
10 Invictus WB $7,694,870 +5.3% 2,160 +35 $3,562 2,200 -400 $3,498 45,100 -22,600 $171 $26,677,133 3
11 The Twilight Saga: New Moon Sum. $6,593,893 -14.7% 1,593 -1,049 $4,139 1,600 -1,600 $4,121 32,000 -49,200 $206 $284,512,392 6
12 3 Idiots Relbig. $2,760,819 +448.0% 120 +1 $23,007 140 -10 $19,720 3,400 +2,460 $812 $3,262,609 1
13 A Christmas Carol (2009) BV $2,292,663 -68.3% 1,245 -491 $1,841 1,300 -800 $1,764 24,100 -33,300 $95 $136,889,051 8
14 Brothers LGF $2,091,436 -55.2% 858 -856 $2,438 860 -1,149 $2,432 14,910 -40,390 $140 $26,222,779 4
15 2012 Sony $1,852,815 -49.5% 800 -594 $2,316 800 -1,500 $2,316 10,920 -31,280 $170 $162,349,001 7
16 Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire LGF $1,654,152 -18.6% 629 -278 $2,630 630 -373 $2,626 13,200 -15,290 $125 $42,567,989 8
17 The Young Victoria App. $1,514,812 +233.2% 191 +147 $7,931 170 +140 $8,911 5,260 +4,490 $288 $1,969,390 2
18 Old Dogs BV $1,298,806 -67.1% 645 -941 $2,014 650 -2,050 $1,998 13,110 -50,290 $99 $46,528,573 5
19 The Road W/Dim. $885,140 -23.9% 311 -85 $2,846 311 -91 $2,846 7,360 -4,421 $120 $6,315,678 5
20 Fantastic Mr. Fox Fox $701,144 -39.4% 197 -171 $3,559 200 -340 $3,506 4,730 -7,560 $148 $18,644,556 7
21 A Single Man Wein. $676,811 +187.4% 46 +37 $14,713 50 +35 $13,536 1,660 +1,174 $408 $1,244,691 3
22 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus SPC $660,985 - 48 - $13,771 50 - $13,220 400 - $1,652 $660,985 1
23 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Sony $648,974 +22.0% 276 -31 $2,351 300 -30 $2,163 7,780 -1,000 $83 $123,910,697 15
24 Broken Embraces SPC $618,278 +92.1% 71 +41 $8,708 80 +50 $7,728 590 +330 $1,048 $1,582,754 6
25 Armored SGem $516,496 -74.3% 244 -551 $2,117 244 -1,356 $2,117 5,230 -30,100 $99 $15,498,240 4
26 Where the Wild Things Are WB $460,726 +325.8% 267 +159 $1,726 280 +157 $1,645 7,310 +5,030 $63 $76,301,979 11
27 An Education SPC $345,084 -6.1% 153 -47 $2,255 153 -47 $2,255 860 -440 $401 $7,611,690 12
28 Ninja Assassin WB $339,990 -77.0% 166 -465 $2,048 170 -1,030 $2,000 3,550 -20,590 $96 $37,303,465 5
29 Couples Retreat Uni. $325,460 +16.5% 230 -64 $1,415 230 -70 $1,415 5,590 -1,300 $58 $108,297,465 12
30 Crazy Heart FoxS $316,622 +127.4% 12 +8 $26,385 16 +10 $19,789 543 +345 $583 $481,200 2
31 Planet 51 Sony $301,433 -78.8% 209 -259 $1,442 210 -1,190 $1,435 4,200 -19,540 $72 $39,410,558 6
32 Law Abiding Citizen Over. $256,100 +68.9% 205 +54 $1,249 210 +59 $1,220 5,040 +1,910 $51 $72,764,227 11
33 Magnificent Desolation (IMAX) Imax $229,156 -67.5% 2 -1 $114,578 2 -1 $114,578 4 +4 $57,289 $31,499,759 223
34 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day App. $193,108 -71.9% 102 -302 $1,893 102 -302 $1,893 2,040 -7,880 $95 $9,839,784 9
35 Me and Orson Welles Free $182,574 -33.4% 115 -19 $1,588 120 -14 $1,521 2,540 -1,200 $72 $850,203 5
36 Under the Sea 3D WB $174,026 +128.1% 26 - $6,693 30 - $5,801 380 +20 $458 $19,352,570 46
37 Astro Boy Sum. $130,759 -17.6% 168 - $778 170 -82 $769 3,970 -1,960 $33 $19,377,871 10
38 Paranormal Activity Par. $127,588 -15.4% 158 -79 $808 160 -80 $797 3,670 -2,170 $35 $107,792,845 14
39 A Serious Man Focus $121,800 -32.4% 49 -68 $2,486 50 -70 $2,436 843 -1,347 $144 $9,098,436 13
40 The Lovely Bones P/DW $84,178 +7.0% 3 - $28,059 10 +5 $8,418 200 +47 $421 $318,423 3
41 The Fourth Kind Uni. $81,585 -26.9% 64 -69 $1,275 64 -69 $1,275 1,440 -1,670 $57 $25,396,720 8
42 Pirate Radio Focus $67,846 -38.8% 113 -16 $600 113 -129 $600 2,560 -1,790 $27 $7,949,556 7
43 The Men Who Stare at Goats Over. $62,572 -59.1% 74 -133 $846 74 -136 $846 1,280 -3,230 $49 $31,976,937 8
44 The Polar Express (IMAX re-issue 2009) WB $62,517 -55.8% 20 -1 $3,126 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $497,657 8
45 Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans First $42,763 -60.6% 32 -44 $1,336 32 -48 $1,336 190 -310 $225 $1,388,571 6
- La Danse: Le Ballet de L'Opera de Paris Zipp. $39,322 -5.1% 20 -5 $1,966 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $395,472 8
46 Space Station 3-D (IMAX) Imax $35,367 -59.3% 3 - $11,789 3 - $11,789 20 - $1,768 $80,557,041 402
47 The Box WB $34,116 -51.2% 50 -79 $682 50 -81 $682 940 -1,880 $36 $15,025,279 8
48 Red Cliff Magn. $32,202 -48.3% 24 -16 $1,342 24 -16 $1,342 100 -80 $322 $502,730 6
49 Police, Adjective IFC $31,184 +330.7% 8 - $3,898 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $38,424 1
50 Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure (IMAX) NGE $28,915 +12.4% 8 - $3,614 10 - $2,892 40 - $723 $22,689,617 117
51 Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) WB $28,342 +85.8% 3 - $9,447 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $42,795,887 170
- The Messenger Osci. $25,885 -40.9% 22 -21 $1,177 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $635,619 7
52 Coco Before Chanel SPC $25,770 -37.7% 19 -34 $1,356 20 -33 $1,289 100 -160 $258 $5,977,223 14
53 Amelia FoxS $21,904 -33.1% 24 -41 $913 30 -40 $730 450 -690 $49 $14,207,978 10
54 The Private Lives of Pippa Lee Scre. $16,040 -41.7% 10 -9 $1,604 10 -10 $1,604 50 -60 $321 $254,788 5
55 Dolphins and Whales: Tribes of the Ocean 3D 3D $11,333 +239.8% 4 - $2,833 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $7,245,994 98
56 The Maid Elep. $9,775 -62.6% 6 -13 $1,629 10 -10 $978 118 -271 $83 $486,232 11
57 A Town Called Panic Zeit. $8,324 +58.6% 2 +1 $4,162 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $14,767 2
58 35 Shots of Rum CGld $3,498 -34.2% 3 - $1,166 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $131,039 15
59 The September Issue RAtt. $2,616 +26.0% 4 +2 $654 4 - $654 36 +2 $73 $3,815,372 18
60 Le combat dans l'Óle (1962) FDesk $2,472 - 1 - $2,472 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $33,830 28
61 Until the Light Takes Us Vari. $2,006 -60.5% 1 -1 $2,006 1 -1 $2,006 4 -6 $502 $45,326 4
62 Yoo-Hoo, Mrs. Goldberg ICir $1,974 -59.8% 2 -1 $987 2 -1 $987 10 -10 $197 $1,132,496 25
63 The House of the Devil Magn. $1,925 -59.8% 3 -3 $642 3 -7 $642 30 +10 $64 $101,215 9
64 The Beaches of Agnes CGld $1,616 -33.2% 3 -1 $539 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $224,318 26
65 Seraphine MBox $1,596 +4.7% 1 -1 $1,596 1 -1 $1,596 4 -4 $399 $856,355 30
66 Crude FRun $1,114 +894.6% 1 - $1,114 1 - $1,114 9 - $124 $163,141 16
67 Ong Bak 2: The Beginning Magn. $1,011 -71.0% 3 - $337 3 - $337 20 - $51 $102,458 10
68 Small Change (re-issue) FDesk $828 - 1 - $828 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $15,903 5
69 The Sun Lorb. $803 -20.6% 2 - $402 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $46,368 6
70 The Damned United SPC $688 -90.8% 3 -17 $229 3 -17 $229 20 -80 $34 $438,235 12
71 The Slammin' Salmon Anch. $656 -66.2% 1 - $656 1 -2 $656 14 -46 $47 $38,920 3
72 Serious Moonlight Magn. $610 -54.4% 1 -1 $610 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $25,339 4
73 The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry 5&2 $534 - 1 - $534 1 +1 $534 10 +10 $53 $1,168,307 15
74 Bronson Magn. $525 -68.4% 2 -2 $263 2 -2 $263 n/a -10 n/a $104,979 12
75 Endgame Mont. $456 -50.4% 1 - $456 1 - $456 3 +3 $152 $7,703 8
- Oh My God? Mitro. $412 -75.6% 1 - $412 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $38,244 7
76 Four Seasons Lodge FRun $250 -88.9% 1 -1 $250 1 -1 $250 2 -11 $125 $42,910 7
77 Departures Reg. $246 +10.8% 1 - $246 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $1,491,406 31
78 Big Fan FInd. $130 -43.2% 1 - $130 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $230,127 18
79 From Mexico with Love RAtt. $21 -90.0% 1 -1 $21 1 -1 $21 10 -11 $2 $548,730 12
TOTAL (82 MOVIES):$505,152,202-84.3%37,789+116$13,36846,263-5,861$10,9191,261,250+76,506$401 
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