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2012 DOMESTIC GROSSES

Calendar Grosses of Movies in Release Jan. 1–Jan. 8, 2012

#1–100 - #101–117
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RankMovie Title (click to view)Studio
Gross / TheatersTotal Gross / % of TotalOpen
1Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolPar.$47,221,6463,555$209,397,90322.6%12/16/11
2The Devil InsidePar.$33,732,5152,285$53,261,94463.3%1/6/12
3Sherlock Holmes: A Game of ShadowsWB$32,997,7533,703$186,848,41817.7%12/16/11
4The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)Sony$26,561,9382,950$102,515,79325.9%12/21/11
5Alvin and the Chipmunks: ChipwreckedFox$23,434,1713,724$133,110,74217.6%12/16/11
6War HorseBV$20,552,4852,783$79,884,87925.7%12/25/11
7We Bought a ZooFox$19,560,4533,170$75,624,55025.9%12/23/11
8The Adventures of TintinPar.$18,155,9883,087$77,591,83123.4%12/21/11
9New Year's EveWB (NL)$7,662,8862,225$54,544,63814.0%12/9/11
10The Darkest HourSum.$7,018,1212,327$21,443,49432.7%12/25/11
11Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyFocus$6,563,064809$24,149,39327.2%12/9/11
12The DescendantsFoxS$5,585,669758$82,584,1606.8%11/16/11
13HugoPar.$4,007,543951$73,864,5075.4%11/23/11
14The MuppetsBV$3,765,9121,541$88,631,2374.2%11/23/11
15The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1Sum.$3,573,7791,411$281,287,1331.3%11/18/11
16Young AdultPar.$3,441,036987$16,311,57121.1%12/9/11
17The SitterFox$3,112,0591,348$30,441,32610.2%12/9/11
18The ArtistWein.$2,501,033172$44,671,6825.6%11/25/11
19My Week with MarilynWein.$1,841,695630$14,600,34712.6%11/23/11
20Puss in BootsP/DW$1,346,265389$149,260,5040.9%10/28/11
21Arthur ChristmasSony$790,1211,343$46,462,4691.7%11/23/11
22Happy Feet TwoWB$664,202525$64,006,4661.0%11/18/11
23Don 2Relbig.$622,307167$3,680,30616.9%12/22/11
24A Dangerous MethodSPC$581,29464$5,704,70910.2%11/23/11
25Tower HeistUni.$548,000295$78,046,5700.7%11/4/11
26ShameFoxS$484,17155$3,909,00212.4%12/2/11
27Real SteelBV$430,770227$85,468,5080.5%10/7/11
28The Iron LadyWein.$377,9175$30,017,9921.3%12/30/11
29MoneyballSony$370,410250$75,605,4920.5%9/23/11
30J. EdgarWB$369,127455$37,306,0301.0%11/9/11
31Jack and JillSony$338,605222$74,158,1570.5%11/11/11
32CourageousTriS$336,123191$34,522,2211.0%9/30/11
33ImmortalsRela.$248,905228$83,504,0170.3%11/11/11
34Dolphin TaleWB$243,103188$72,286,7790.3%9/23/11
35Extremely Loud & Incredibly CloseWB$230,7466$31,847,8810.7%12/25/11
36In TimeFox$226,186132$37,520,0950.6%10/28/11
37Carnage (2011)SPC$207,67815$2,547,0478.2%12/16/11
38Born to Be Wild (IMAX)WB$193,15849$23,862,4020.8%4/8/11
39Flying MonstersNGE$190,3448$5,705,8743.3%10/7/11
40A Very Harold & Kumar 3D ChristmasWB (NL)$180,703245$35,061,0310.5%11/4/11
41MelancholiaMagn.$175,84963$3,030,8485.8%11/11/11
42PinaIFC$174,8783$3,524,8265.0%12/23/11
43PariahFocus$167,18911$769,55221.7%12/28/11
44The Ides of MarchSony$166,423143$40,962,5340.4%10/7/11
45Footloose (2011)Par.$165,558182$51,802,7420.3%10/14/11
46A SeparationSPC$155,0116$7,099,0552.2%12/30/11
47Hubble 3DWB$121,16917$46,370,1340.3%3/19/10
48The WayPDA$116,99950$4,430,7652.6%10/7/11
49Drive (2011)FD$91,72030$35,060,6890.3%9/16/11
50The HelpBV$67,13365$169,708,1120.0%8/10/11
51Margin CallRAtt.$62,13330$5,354,0391.2%10/21/11
52Space Station 3-D (IMAX)Imax$57,5912$92,165,0120.1%4/19/02
53Paranormal Activity 3Par.$57,424124$104,028,8070.1%10/21/11
54Under the Sea 3DWB$54,4609$35,916,0450.2%2/13/09
55The Skin I Live InSPC$49,81942$3,185,8121.6%10/14/11
56In the Land of Blood and HoneyFD$45,9117$303,87715.1%12/23/11
57Midnight in ParisSPC$34,43523$56,817,0450.1%5/20/11
58The Women on the 6th FloorStrand$32,36211$719,8234.5%10/7/11
59Sea Rex 3D: Journey to a Prehistoric World3D$29,3989$6,096,5820.5%5/28/10
60Like CrazyParV$22,94330$3,395,3910.7%10/28/11
61Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's JourneySD$22,1759$304,0527.3%10/21/11
62Take ShelterSPC$22,10021$1,730,2961.3%9/30/11
63Le HavreJan.$20,30716$611,7093.3%10/21/11
64Mozart's SisterMBox$14,2999$707,8852.0%8/19/11
65Once Upon a Time in AnatoliaCGld$14,0081$152,4089.2%1/4/12
66The Greatest MiracleKKM$13,5614$555,1662.4%10/14/11
67Norwegian WoodRF$13,0003$13,000100.0%1/6/12
68My ReincarnationLong Shot$9,2993$92,82210.0%10/28/11
69The Lion King (in 3D)BV$8,5257$94,242,0010.0%9/16/11
70Young Goethe in LoveMBox$8,4517$162,1385.2%11/4/11
71The Polar Express (2011 re-issue)WB$6,28616$711,1680.9%11/25/11
72The GuardSPC$6,03811$5,360,2740.1%7/29/11
73The ConquestMBox$5,8056$74,4747.8%11/11/11
74Outrage (2011)Magn.$5,1517$44,74511.5%12/2/11
75Garbo: The SpyFRun$4,9022$28,56317.2%11/18/11
76Eames: The Architect and the PainterFRun$4,8625$153,0883.2%11/11/11
77Paul Goodman Changed My LifeZeit.$4,6252$35,67113.0%10/19/11
78InniCP$4,5993$123,4823.7%10/28/11
79The WhalePala.$4,5763$81,8815.6%9/9/11
80El Bulli: Cooking in ProgressAM$4,5702$237,1811.9%7/27/11
81Elite Squad: The Enemy WithinVari.$4,3853$100,1194.4%11/11/11
82The Mill and the CrossKC$4,2105$312,1871.3%9/14/11
83The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William ColbyFRun$3,3072$183,3421.8%9/23/11
84BlackthornMagn.$3,0064$200,5581.5%10/7/11
85The Prince of the HimalayasAM$2,7141$10,19026.6%12/23/11
86Roadie (2012)Magn.$2,6611$7,82534.0%1/6/12
87El Sicario, Room 164Icar.$2,5461$6,12341.6%12/28/11
88Galapagos (IMAX)Imax$2,4431$18,352,1940.0%10/29/99
89T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous (IMAX)Imax$1,9861$53,346,7500.0%10/23/98
90Miss MinoesMBox$1,5923$10,18915.6%12/23/11
91Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the DarknessICir$1,5673$906,6660.2%7/8/11
92Jane's JourneyFRun$1,5661$27,2535.7%9/16/11
93Rid of MeSD$1,5371$11,74013.1%11/18/11
94Gainsbourg: A Heroic LifeMBox$1,5352$233,0070.7%8/31/11
95The Autobiography of Nicolae CeausescuFDesk$1,5211$34,0234.5%9/9/11
96King of Devil's IslandFM$1,4111$7,61518.5%11/18/11
97Hell and Back AgainDF$1,2352$40,6343.0%10/5/11
98Tomboy (2011)Da.$1,2351$129,8341.0%11/16/11
99TyrannosaurStrand$1,1221$22,3215.0%11/18/11
100Higher GroundSPC$1,1084$841,7330.1%8/26/11
Summary of 117 Movies on Chart:
Totals:$282,364,027----
Averages:$2,413,368----
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