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September 21-27, 2012

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TWTitle (Click to view)StudioWeekly Gross% ChangeTheatersChange / AvgEst.
Screens
Change / AvgEst.
Shows
Change / AvgTotal GrossWeek #
47 10 Years Anchor Bay Films $107,149 +246.6% 43 +40 $2,492 43 +40 $2,492 1,427 +1,303 $75 $138,064 2
101 Nitro Circus the Movie 3D Arc Entertainment $3,583 +5.4% 7 - $512 10 - $358 149 +79 $24 $3,372,825 7
86 Hellbound? Area23a $7,428 - 4 - $1,857 4 - $1,857 38 - $195 $7,590 1
115 Death by China Area23a $1,178 -79.8% 1 -2 $1,178 1 -2 $1,178 n/a -20 n/a $23,607 6
- Bless Me Ultima Arenas Entertainment $51,924 - 0 - n/a n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $51,924 -21
4 Finding Nemo (3D) Buena Vista $11,875,005 -42.2% 2,904 - $4,089 3,500 -300 $3,393 90,900 -13,000 $131 $32,408,980 2
12 The Odd Life of Timothy Green Buena Vista $1,950,104 -41.6% 1,752 -663 $1,113 1,800 -615 $1,083 35,600 -23,100 $55 $49,062,842 6
24 Marvel's The Avengers Buena Vista $587,430 -26.4% 290 -152 $2,026 380 -170 $1,546 2,100 -760 $280 $623,009,272 21
- Burn Callbox LLC $5,400 -60.9% 1 - $5,400 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $56,200 3
19 The Words CBS Films $1,042,319 -73.7% 1,247 -1,554 $836 1,247 -1,554 $836 24,800 -54,200 $42 $11,286,890 3
94 Bullet Vanishes China Lion $4,718 -53.9% 2 -2 $2,359 2 -2 $2,359 16 -4 $295 $117,629 4
114 Bangkok Revenge China Lion $1,216 -96.5% 4 -18 $304 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $35,784 2
126 The Invisible War Cinedigm Entertainment $298 -16.8% 2 +1 $149 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $59,858 14
77 Step Up to the Plate Cinema Guild $15,284 +61.4% 6 +4 $2,547 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $24,751 2
109 Neighboring Sounds Cinema Guild $1,743 +54.2% 2 - $872 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $42,120 5
124 Planet of Snail Cinema Guild $452 -78.6% 1 -1 $452 1 -1 $452 1 -4 $452 $11,693 8
- Masquerade (2012) CJ Entertainment $131,597 - 15 - $8,773 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $131,597 1
75 Farewell My Queen Cohen Media Group $17,642 -51.3% 20 -8 $882 20 -10 $882 100 -60 $176 $1,324,070 11
65 Backwards Dada Films $33,835 - 5 - $6,767 5 - $6,767 38 - $890 $33,835 1
82 Iron Sky Entertainment One $9,795 -20.0% 0 -6 n/a n/a -10 n/a n/a -64 n/a $117,901 9
96 Cosmopolis Entertainment One $4,247 -87.2% 9 -22 $472 10 -21 $425 140 -380 $30 $759,284 6
70 Safety Not Guaranteed FilmDistrict $30,180 -35.7% 40 -6 $755 40 -10 $755 740 -150 $41 $3,968,095 16
108 Three Stars First Run $1,818 -72.1% 1 - $1,818 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $8,323 1
116 Girl Model First Run $1,176 -86.9% 3 -2 $392 3 -2 $392 20 -6 $59 $19,269 3
123 Nobody Else But You First Run $466 - 1 - $466 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $41,969 19
125 Chely Wright: Wish Me Away First Run $350 - 1 - $350 1 - $350 1 - $350 $18,618 14
10 ParaNorman Focus Features $2,916,871 -26.0% 1,617 -709 $1,804 2,100 -1,000 $1,389 37,200 -18,100 $78 $53,153,969 6
37 For a Good Time, Call... Focus Features $214,512 -45.3% 105 -2 $2,043 110 - $1,950 3,040 -553 $71 $1,151,586 4
39 Moonrise Kingdom Focus Features $195,299 -33.2% 120 -37 $1,627 120 -40 $1,627 2,470 -490 $79 $45,229,043 18
22 Ice Age: Continental Drift Fox $675,267 -4.8% 420 -121 $1,608 480 -140 $1,407 9,670 -2,020 $70 $158,696,445 11
27 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Fox $395,590 -35.7% 374 -217 $1,058 380 -211 $1,041 7,770 -4,130 $51 $47,843,989 8
51 The Watch Fox $74,700 -41.3% 77 -61 $970 80 -60 $934 1,570 -1,480 $48 $34,254,338 9
40 Beasts of the Southern Wild Fox Searchlight $181,141 -49.9% 132 -80 $1,372 132 -80 $1,372 2,550 -1,940 $71 $10,960,367 13
54 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Fox Searchlight $66,639 -31.3% 47 -33 $1,418 50 -30 $1,333 710 -580 $94 $46,288,315 21
69 Ruby Sparks Fox Searchlight $30,292 -53.0% 43 -27 $704 43 -27 $704 680 -540 $45 $2,488,735 9
99 Tales of the Night GKIDS $3,821 - 1 - $3,821 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $3,821 -
83 Toys in the Attic Hannover House $9,716 -38.4% 6 -8 $1,619 10 -4 $972 190 -220 $51 $51,907 3
30 Sleepwalk with Me IFC $331,160 -30.3% 135 +17 $2,453 140 +20 $2,365 850 -20 $390 $1,725,775 5
57 Liberal Arts IFC $63,307 +67.5% 20 +16 $3,165 20 +16 $3,165 161 +118 $393 $101,092 2
61 How to Survive a Plague IFC $40,980 - 4 - $10,245 5 - $8,196 37 - $1,108 $40,980 1
85 Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry IFC $7,573 -62.4% 12 -4 $631 12 -8 $631 34 -36 $223 $489,074 9
104 About Cherry IFC $3,003 - 3 - $1,001 3 - $1,001 n/a - n/a $3,003 1
- Space Station 3-D (IMAX) IMAX $22,972 - 1 - $22,972 1 - $22,972 2 - $11,486 $86,357,372 545
66 The Imposter Indomina Media $32,905 -62.8% 23 -7 $1,431 23 -7 $1,431 120 -50 $274 $739,115 11
98 The Waiting Room International Film Circuit $3,962 -20.0% 1 - $3,962 1 - $3,962 4 - $991 $8,512 -
111 You've Been Trumped International Film Circuit $1,436 +32.6% 3 +2 $479 3 +1 $479 4 +1 $359 $18,476 8
117 How to Grow a Band International Film Circuit $1,158 +1,312.2% 2 +1 $579 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $17,614 24
81 Radio Unnameable Kino Lorber $9,920 +348.7% 1 - $9,920 1 - $9,920 12 +6 $827 $12,130 1
93 The Well-Digger's Daughter Kino Lorber $4,853 -49.2% 7 -4 $693 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $296,698 10
100 Alps Kino Lorber $3,660 - 1 - $3,660 1 - $3,660 1 - $3,660 $12,781 10
120 5 Broken Cameras Kino Lorber $637 -73.8% 1 -2 $637 1 -2 $637 2 -13 $319 $70,119 17
53 Killer Joe LD Entertainment $68,980 -56.4% 70 -5 $985 70 -10 $985 410 -70 $168 $1,922,699 9
6 Dredd Lionsgate $8,584,607 - 2,506 - $3,426 4,400 - $1,951 85,200 - $101 $8,584,607 1
8 The Possession Lionsgate $3,399,691 -53.3% 2,598 -262 $1,309 2,600 -300 $1,308 69,300 -15,400 $49 $46,049,318 4
13 The Expendables 2 Lionsgate $1,939,196 -54.9% 1,820 -1,076 $1,065 1,820 -1,180 $1,065 35,200 -35,900 $55 $83,501,148 6
31 The Perks of Being a Wallflower Lionsgate/Summit $324,839 - 4 - $81,210 8 - $40,605 287 - $1,132 $324,839 1
41 Step Up Revolution Lionsgate/Summit $174,232 -39.2% 182 -86 $957 200 -100 $871 4,040 -2,790 $43 $34,993,823 9
49 The Cold Light of Day Lionsgate/Summit $83,415 -93.0% 155 -1,356 $538 160 -1,351 $521 2,700 -30,500 $31 $3,715,266 3
58 Detropia Loki Films $56,348 -17.2% 11 +6 $5,123 11 +6 $5,123 50 +11 $1,127 $150,563 3
78 Somewhere Between Long Shot Factory $15,154 +23.5% 2 +1 $7,577 2 +1 $7,577 20 +12 $758 $44,282 5
52 The Queen of Versailles Magnolia $72,005 -40.2% 40 -21 $1,800 40 -21 $1,800 180 -160 $400 $2,247,360 10
60 Occupy Unmasked Magnolia $44,266 - 4 - $11,067 4 - $11,067 48 - $922 $44,266 1
72 2 Days in New York Magnolia $24,236 -34.7% 18 -5 $1,346 20 -3 $1,212 90 -40 $269 $593,977 7
74 Compliance Magnolia $17,775 -41.2% 16 -1 $1,111 20 - $889 90 - $198 $296,270 6
88 Take This Waltz Magnolia $6,222 -51.7% 5 -7 $1,244 10 -2 $622 20 -30 $311 $1,239,692 13
106 Rec 3: Genesis Magnolia $1,999 +1.3% 3 -1 $666 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $7,715 3
107 360 Magnolia $1,855 -54.8% 3 - $618 3 - $618 3 +3 $618 $100,343 8
59 Stolen (2012) Millennium Ent. $48,819 -80.9% 99 -42 $493 100 -41 $488 550 -730 $89 $304,318 2
- Little White Lies MPI Media Group $3,836 -87.1% 2 -12 $1,918 2 - $1,918 20 - $192 $184,617 5
64 Keep the Lights On Music Box Films $35,442 -24.9% 10 +5 $3,544 10 +5 $3,544 70 +23 $506 $162,683 3
105 Monsieur Lazhar (U.S.-only) Music Box Films $2,842 +32.2% 4 - $711 4 - $711 20 -5 $142 $2,007,075 24
118 Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present Music Box Films $1,154 -18.8% 2 -1 $577 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $85,090 15
113 Turn Me On, Dammit! New Yorker $1,274 +19.5% 2 - $637 2 - $637 20 +8 $64 $126,085 26
56 Slaughter Creek Nocturnal Features $64,743 -10.2% 15 -1 $4,316 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $136,815 2
1 End of Watch Open Road Films $18,168,633 - 2,730 - $6,655 3,000 - $6,056 84,900 - $214 $18,168,633 1
38 Hit and Run Open Road Films $202,120 -60.7% 291 -360 $695 291 -360 $695 6,190 -4,850 $33 $13,672,961 5
33 Samsara Oscilloscope Pictures $288,682 -22.7% 59 -3 $4,893 60 -2 $4,811 464 -66 $622 $1,246,622 5
68 Hello I Must Be Going Oscilloscope Pictures $30,668 +138.9% 15 +13 $2,045 20 +18 $1,533 133 +109 $231 $75,045 3
95 Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best Oscilloscope Pictures $4,444 - 1 - $4,444 1 - $4,444 10 - $444 $4,464 1
76 Bill W. Page 124 Productions $20,325 -70.5% 21 -10 $968 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $642,240 19
119 This is Not a Film Palisades Tartan $965 -7.3% 1 - $965 1 - $965 1 - $965 $72,859 30
46 Raiders of the Lost Ark (IMAX) Paramount $108,404 -80.1% 85 -237 $1,275 90 -232 $1,204 1,340 -4,300 $81 $3,088,593 3
34 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Paramount (DreamWorks) $274,382 -23.3% 240 -66 $1,143 260 -80 $1,055 5,550 -1,870 $49 $215,947,174 16
84 Art of Submission Pro-Motion Pictures $9,004 - 1 - $9,004 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $9,004 1
63 Bachelorette Radius-TWC $36,940 -74.0% 34 -26 $1,086 34 -26 $1,086 240 -270 $154 $431,798 3
3 House at the End of The Street Relativity $15,070,969 - 3,083 - $4,888 3,600 - $4,186 101,900 - $148 $15,070,969 1
92 Grand Illusion (2012 re-release) Rialto $5,242 +11.0% 2 +1 $2,621 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $159,267 20
16 Arbitrage Roadside Attractions $1,572,252 -41.1% 244 +47 $6,444 250 +50 $6,289 7,110 +1,366 $221 $4,240,759 2
121 Branded Roadside Attractions $575 -98.0% 2 -78 $288 2 -78 $288 58 -1,228 $10 $353,444 3
17 2016 Obama's America Rocky Mountain Pictures $1,449,359 -52.3% 1,216 -660 $1,192 1,216 -684 $1,192 28,400 -22,300 $51 $32,534,436 11
20 Last Ounce of Courage Rocky Mountain Pictures $841,901 -61.8% 1,064 -343 $791 1,100 -307 $765 22,300 -19,700 $38 $3,044,087 2
44 My Uncle Rafael Rocky Mountain Pictures $137,046 - 14 - $9,789 15 - $9,136 489 - $280 $137,045 1
36 Robot & Frank Samuel Goldwyn $252,850 -51.1% 156 -53 $1,621 160 -50 $1,580 1,000 -530 $253 $2,964,686 6
48 Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Samuel Goldwyn $102,844 - 3 - $34,281 3 - $34,281 40 - $2,571 $102,845 1
71 Wild Horse Wild Ride Screen Media $25,191 -38.7% 14 -7 $1,799 14 -7 $1,799 90 -80 $280 $86,973 5
18 Hope Springs Sony / Columbia $1,214,076 -54.2% 1,147 -799 $1,058 1,200 -800 $1,012 22,500 -19,100 $54 $62,512,231 7
25 Premium Rush Sony / Columbia $489,760 -71.8% 567 -772 $864 570 -769 $859 11,170 -17,030 $44 $19,792,524 5
28 Total Recall (2012) Sony / Columbia $390,347 +1.9% 322 +19 $1,212 322 +12 $1,212 4,090 +850 $95 $58,571,512 8
32 The Amazing Spider-Man Sony / Columbia $320,182 -32.9% 253 -75 $1,266 290 -110 $1,104 3,236 -1,224 $99 $261,544,407 12
5 Resident Evil: Retribution Sony / Screen Gems $8,937,206 -66.6% 3,016 +4 $2,963 5,500 -100 $1,625 112,800 -12,100 $79 $35,704,933 2
45 Searching for Sugar Man Sony Classics $130,599 -13.6% 38 +4 $3,437 40 +6 $3,265 306 +20 $427 $1,223,400 9
50 To Rome with Love Sony Classics $82,852 -26.2% 50 -35 $1,657 50 -40 $1,657 230 -160 $360 $16,556,518 14
55 Celeste and Jesse Forever Sony Classics $65,108 -69.3% 54 -98 $1,206 54 -98 $1,206 290 -640 $225 $3,035,169 8
73 Chicken with Plums Sony Classics $23,324 -25.0% 17 - $1,372 20 - $1,166 110 -20 $212 $174,383 6
80 Hysteria Sony Classics $11,030 +21.4% 2 -3 $5,515 2 -8 $5,515 n/a -18 n/a $1,804,139 19
97 Neil Young Journeys Sony Classics $4,010 -45.6% 11 - $365 11 - $365 70 +20 $57 $206,430 13
87 17 Girls Strand $7,201 - 10 - $720 10 - $720 60 - $120 $7,201 1
122 Unforgivable Strand $503 -89.0% 1 -3 $503 1 -3 $503 4 -17 $126 $143,706 13
89 The Eye of the Storm Sycamore $6,205 -80.1% 5 -4 $1,241 10 - $621 37 -25 $168 $65,963 3
102 Side By Side Tribeca Film $3,025 -17.8% 9 +4 $336 10 - $303 10 - $303 $47,033 6
112 Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai Tribeca Film $1,400 -36.5% 1 -2 $1,400 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $73,965 10
127 For Ellen Tribeca Film $284 -91.4% 1 -1 $284 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $10,455 3
42 Sparkle (2012) TriStar $166,542 -67.1% 206 -288 $808 210 -290 $793 2,430 -3,820 $69 $24,299,994 6
11 The Bourne Legacy Universal $2,124,455 -44.8% 1,431 -739 $1,485 1,431 -769 $1,485 28,000 -19,300 $76 $110,917,155 7
29 Ted Universal $348,820 -35.5% 293 -118 $1,191 300 -120 $1,163 5,910 -2,080 $59 $217,943,065 13
21 Barfi! UTV Communications $806,706 -39.5% 130 -2 $6,205 130 -10 $6,205 2,940 -300 $274 $2,140,974 2
26 Heroine UTV Communications $484,560 - 114 - $4,251 120 - $4,038 2,710 - $179 $484,560 1
90 Husbands in Goa UTV Communications $5,464 - 7 - $781 10 - $546 132 - $41 $5,464 1
- Mugamoodi UTV Communications $2,538 -47.4% 1 -2 $2,538 n/a - n/a n/a - n/a $101,000 -
91 Red Hook Summer Variance Films $5,332 -61.6% 7 -6 $762 10 -3 $533 40 -30 $133 $325,903 7
110 Head Games Variance Films $1,584 - 2 - $792 2 - $792 20 - $79 $1,584 1
23 Unconditional Veracity $666,724 - 312 - $2,137 312 - $2,137 2,900 - $230 $666,724 1
2 Trouble with the Curve Warner Bros. $16,195,962 - 3,212 - $5,042 3,800 - $4,262 99,400 - $163 $16,195,962 1
14 The Dark Knight Rises Warner Bros. $1,730,361 -42.1% 948 -633 $1,825 960 -640 $1,802 16,120 -13,380 $107 $443,588,231 10
15 The Campaign Warner Bros. $1,630,447 -51.0% 1,250 -752 $1,304 1,300 -702 $1,254 26,700 -21,200 $61 $85,411,512 7
43 To the Arctic (IMAX) Warner Bros. $142,255 +6.0% 52 - $2,736 52 - $2,736 910 - $156 $8,715,858 23
- Hubble 3D Warner Bros. $55,604 -4.2% 15 -1 $3,707 20 - $2,780 40 - $1,390 $34,189,502 132
62 Born to Be Wild (IMAX) Warner Bros. $38,315 +21.7% 33 - $1,161 33 - $1,161 530 -10 $72 $20,902,749 77
67 Magic Mike Warner Bros. $32,136 -56.3% 55 -60 $584 60 -60 $536 780 -1,140 $41 $113,721,571 13
- Under the Sea 3D Warner Bros. $21,535 +149.0% 7 +2 $3,076 10 - $2,154 40 - $538 $30,933,885 189
79 The Apparition Warner Bros. $14,072 -76.1% 35 -33 $402 40 -30 $352 736 -824 $19 $4,863,179 5
- Deep Sea 3D (IMAX) Warner Bros. $9,198 +0.5% 2 -3 $4,599 2 - $4,599 n/a - n/a $44,986,226 343
7 The Master Weinstein Company $5,832,187 +452.4% 788 +783 $7,401 990 +970 $5,891 25,350 +24,923 $230 $6,888,070 2
9 Lawless Weinstein Company $3,218,721 -48.7% 2,614 -449 $1,231 2,614 -486 $1,231 60,200 -20,000 $53 $35,409,640 4
35 The Intouchables (U.S.-only) Weinstein Company $263,495 -31.6% 156 -24 $1,689 160 -20 $1,647 3,470 -670 $76 $9,348,720 18
103 Elena Zeitgeist $3,007 -33.9% 2 - $1,504 2 - $1,504 20 - $150 $223,514 19
TOTAL (136 MOVIES):$120,240,569-5.4%43,540-632$2,76251,044+1,952$2,3561,115,971+6,181$108 
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