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Box Office Review – January 11, 2009

WEEKEND TOP 5 STUDIO ESTIMATES, JANUARY 9-11, 2009

Rank. Movie Title – Weekend Gross | Theaters | Total Gross | Week #

1. Gran Torino – $29.0 million | 2,808 | $40.1 million | 5

2. Bride Wars – $21.5 million | 3,226 | $21.5 million | 1

3. The Unborn – $21.1 million | 2,357 | $21.1 million | 1

4. Marley and Me – $11.4 million | 3,478 | $123.7 million | 3

5. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button – $9.5 million | 2,947 | $94.3 million | 3

America loves racism. Right? That’s the proper conclusion since Clint Eastwood tops the box office this weekend.
OK, maybe they just love Eastwood and I am being sarcastic since I only gave the film a 6/10, though Nick Allen did give it a 9/10, so perhaps

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Box Office Review – January 4, 2009

It’s deja vu all over again.

WEEKEND TOP 5 STUDIO ESTIMATES, JANUARY 2-4, 2009

Rank. Movie Title – Weekend Gross | Theaters | Total Gross | Week #

1. Marley and Me – $24.1 million | 3,505 | $106.5 million | 2
2. Bedtime Stories – $20.3 million | 3,684 | $85.4 million | 2
3. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button – $18.4 million | 2,988 | $79.0 million | 2
4. Valkyrie –  $14.0 million | 2,778 | $60.7 million | 2
5. Yes Man – $13.9 million | 3,434 | $79.4 million | 3

Does this look familiar? It should. Exact same top 5 order as last week.

Films like Revolutionary Road, The Wrestler and Gran Torino are doing well, but still sitting in limited release.

Next week we’ll get to see very typical January films … a horror (The Unborn), and

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