Sunday, November 13, 2011

Immortals tops the Box office chart with $32M

      New entry,Immortals tops the box office over the weekend .The story of Greek hero Theseus took in $32 million domestically, while Adam sandler's comedy "Jack and Jill" opened at No. 2 with $26 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.
     The new movies bumped the animated hit "Puss in boots" to the No. 3 spot after two weekends at the top. "Puss in Boots" earned $25.5 million, raising its domestic total to $108.8 million.
     Director Clint eastwood's "J. Edgar," a film biography starring Leonardo DiCaprio as longtime FBI boss J. Edgar Hoover, played in narrower release and opened at No. 5 with $11.5 million.See full chart below

TWLWTitle (click to view)StudioWeekend Gross% ChangeTheater Count /ChangeAverageTotal GrossBudget*Week #
2NJack and JillSony$26,000,000-3,438-$7,563$26,000,000-1
31Puss in BootsP/DW$25,500,000-22.9%3,903-60$6,533$108,809,000$1303
42Tower HeistUni.$13,200,000-45.1%3,370+3$3,917$43,900,000$752
5NJ. EdgarWB$11,470,000-1,910-$6,005$11,569,000-1
63A Very Harold & Kumar 3D ChristmasWB (NL)$5,900,000-54.5%2,875-$2,052$23,222,000$192
75In TimeFox$4,150,000-44.5%2,591-536$1,602$30,667,000$403
84Paranormal Activity 3Par.$3,625,000-56.5%2,776-510$1,306$100,823,000$54
96Footloose (2011)Par.$2,735,000-38.8%2,215-596$1,235$48,876,000$245
107Real SteelBV$2,000,000-41.8%1,758-680$1,138$81,748,000-6