A Great Day to be a ‘Jackass’ at Box Office


Wednesday Daily Box Office Rally

087105H1.jpgFirst Place – Paramount’s ‘Jackass 3D’ – After an earth-shattering weekend debut of $50.3 million, the ‘Jackass’ crew tops the Wednesday chart with $3.4 million.  Over the weekend, 3D accounted for a whopping 91% of the box office total.  The film is now up to $62.2 million after just six days of release.

Second Place – Summit’s ‘Red’ –  Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Helen Mirren and Richard Dreyfus round out a very diverse, though somewhat unconventional action film cast and earn $1.57 million on Wednesday.  The film has now earned $26.9 million after six days in release.

Third Place – Sony’s ‘The Social Network’ – Jesse Eisenberg, Andrew Garfield and Justin Timberlake star in the compelling tale of the formation of, and the battle over Facebook.  Another $759,278 puts the film at $64.8 million in domestic box office.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Wednesday, October 20, 2010:

Movie Title Wednesday Gross

Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1. Jackass 3D

$3.4M 3,081 $1,104 $62.25M
2. Red

$1.57M 3,255 $484 $26.9M
3. The Social Network

$759k 3,868 $265 $64.8M
4. Secretariat

$748k 3,072 $244 $29.6M
5. Life as We Know It

$682k 3,150 $217 $30.7M
6. The Town

$344k 2,368

$145 $81.58M
7. My Soul to Take

$252k 2,529 $100 $12.7M
8. Legend of the Guardians

$238k 2,502 $95 $46.7M
9. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

$217k 2,045

$106 $48.5M
10. Easy A

$170k 2,314

$74 $52.8M
11. Waiting for “Superman”

$111k 182

$613 $2.8M
12. It’s Kind Of A Funny Story

$103k 757 $137 $4.3M

*Wednesday daily box office numbers provided by Hollywood.com Box Office.

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