Weekend Box Office: February 18 – 20

#1 Unknown from Warner Brothers debuts at #1 with an opening weekend gross of $21.7 million in 3043 theaters. Budget was $30 million.

#2 I Am Number Four from Buena Vista debuts at #2 with an opening weekend gross of $19.4 million in 3154 theaters. Budget was $60 million.

#3 Gnomeo and Juliet from Buena Vista holds at #3 with a weekend gross of $19.2 million (-24.1%) in 3014 theaters (+20). Total gross to date is $50.2 million. Budget is unknown.

#4 Just Go With It from Sony drops from #1 to #4 with a weekend gross of $18.4 million (-39.4%) in 3548 theaters (no change). Total gross to date is $61.0 million. Budget was $80 million.

#5 Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son from Fox debuts at #5 with an opening weekend gross of $16.2 million in 2821 theaters. Budget was $32 million.

#6 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never from Paramount drops from #2 to #6 with a weekend gross of $13.3 million (-54.8%) in 3118 theaters (+13). Total gross to date is $48.2 million. Budget was $13 million.

Rounding out the top 12 are:

#7 The King’s Speech drops from #6 to #7 with a weekend gross of $6.5 million (-9.9%) in 2086 theaters (-177). Total gross to date is $103.2 million. Budget was $15 million.

#8 The Roommate drops from #5 to #8 with a weekend gross of $3.8 million (-52.0%) in 2160 theaters (-374). Total gross to date is $32.4 million. Budget was $16 million.

#9 The Eagle drops from #4 to #9 with a weekend gross of $3.6 million (-58.3%) in 2296 theaters (no change). Total gross to date is $15.1 million. Budget is $25 million.

#10 No Strings Attached drops from #7 to #10 with a weekend gross of $3.0 million (-47.0%) in 1966 theaters (-790). Total gross to date is $65.9 million. Budget was $25 million.

#11 True Grit (2010) drops from #9 to #11 with a weekend gross of $2.4 million (-36.6%) in 1465 theaters (-607). Total gross to date is $164.1 million. Budget was $38 million.

#12 Sanctum drops from #8 to #12 with a weekend gross of $1.6 million (-70.6%) in 1377 theaters (-1412). Total gross to date is $21.9 million. Budget was $30 million.

The combined gross of the top 12 movies this weekend was $129.6 million (-3.8%).

A note on “Gross”: On average, studios will earn approximately 55 percent of the final gross.

Sources:
Box Office Mojo

21. February 2011 by Andrew
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