‘Jackass’ posts huge October weekday gross!


Monday 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 Monday chart with an incredibly strong (and HUGE for an October weekday) 3D supercharged $4.4 million.  Over the weekend, 3D accounted for a whopping 91% of the box office total.  The film is now up to $54.8 million after just four 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 $1.6 million on Monday.  The film has now earned $23.4 million after four 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 $777,706 puts the film at $63.2 million in domestic box office.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Monday, October 18, 2010:

Movie Title Monday Gross

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

$4.45M 3,081 $1,453 $54.8M
2. Red

$1.66M 3,255 $510 $23.42M
3. The Social Network

$777k 3,868 $271 $63.21M
4. Secretariat

$731k 3,072 $238 $28.1M
5. Life as We Know It

$636k 3,150 $202 $29.25M
6. The Town

$344k 2,368

$145 $80.85M
7. Legend of the Guardians

$257k 2,502 $103 $46.2M
8. My Soul to Take

$252k 2,529 $100 $12.2M
9. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps

$190k 2,045

$93 $48.1M
10. Easy A

$169k 2,314

$73 $52.5M
11. You Again

$192k 2,332

$82 $21.55M
12. It’s Kind Of A Funny Story

$165k 742 $223 $2.62M

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

Check back Wednesday for the Tuesday Daily Box Office Rally results!