Weekend Box Office: Aug 3-Aug 5

#1 The Dark Knight Rises from Warner Bros. held at #1 with a gross of $35.7 million (-42.5%) in 4,242 theaters (-162).  Total gross to date is $353.9 million.  Budget was $250 million.

#2 Total Recall (2012) from Sony opened at #2 with a gross of $25.6 million in 3,601 theaters.  Budget was $125 million.

#3 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days from Fox opened at #3 with a gross of $14.6 million in 3,391 theaters.  Budget was $22 million.

#4 Ice Age: Continental Drift from Fox fell from #2 to #4 with a gross of $8.6 million (-35.5%) in 3,542 theaters (-327).   Total gross to date is $132.1 million.  Budget was unknown.

#5 The Watch from Fox fell from #3 to #5 with a gross of $6.5 million (-48.8%) in 3,168 theaters.  Total gross to date is $25.5 million.  Budget was $68 million.

#6 Step Up Revolution from Summit Entertainment fell from #4 to #6 with a gross of $5.9 million (-49.5%) in 2,606 theaters (+39).  Total gross to date is $23.7 million.  Budget was $33 million.

#7 Ted from Universal fell from #5 to #7 with a gross of $5.6 million (-23.2%) in 2,767 theaters (-362).  Total gross to date is $203.6 million.  Budget was $50 million.

#8 The Amazing Spider-Man from Sony fell from #6 to #8 with a gross of $4.4 million (-34.3%) in 2,425 theaters (-735).  Total gross to date is $250.7 million.  Budget was $230 million.

#9 Brave from Buena Vista fell from #7 to #9 with a gross of $3 million (-30.6%) in 2,110 theaters (-441).  Total gross to date is $223.4 million.  Budget was $185 million.

#10 Magic Mike from Warner Bros. fell from #8 to #10 with a gross of $1.4 million (-46%) in 1,202 theaters (-873).  Total gross to date is $110.9 million.  Budget was $7 million.

#11 Moonrise Kingdom from Focus Features fell from #10 to #11 with a weekend gross of $1.24 million (-13.6%) in 687 theaters (-166). Total gross to date is $40.8 million. Budget was $16 million.

#12 Beasts of the Southern Wild from Fox Searchlight Classics rose from #13 to #12 with a gross of $1.15 million (+24.7%) in 318 theaters (+110).  Total gross to date is $5.9 million.  Budget was unknown.

The combined gross of the top 12 movies this weekend was $113.8 million.

Sources:
Box Office Mojo

06. August 2012 by Lena
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