‘Potter 7′ tops at Wednesday Box Office

Hollywood Box Office

058894H1.jpgNotable Wednesday Box Office news: ‘Tangled’ on the cusp of $100 million at the domestic box office and ‘Black Swan’ continues to fill its 18 theaters.

First Place – Warner Bros.’ ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1′ – Mr. Potter gets his revenge with a first place finish on Wednesday after losing the weekend to Miss Rapunzel in ‘Tangled.  $1.129 million on Tuesday in 4,125 theatres with a domestic total approaching $250 million.

Second Place – Disney’s ‘Tangled’ –  $1.1 million in 3,603 theatres for Wednesday gives this PG-rated family favorite a strong second place finish and after 15 days of release the 3-D animated re-telling of Rapunzel has a domestic total of $98.98 million.

Third Place – Sony’s ‘Burlesque’ – Cher and Christina dance their way into the third spot with $582,829 on Wednesday in 3.037 theaters and $28.8 million after 15 days in theatres the film has a domestic total of $28.2 million.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Wednesday, December 7, 2010:

Movie Title Wednesday Gross

Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1. Harry Potter 7

$1.12M 4,125 $274 $248.1M
2. Tangled

$1.1M 3,603 $304 $99.98M
3. Burlesque

$582k 3,037 $192 $28.8M
4. Love and Other Drugs

$508k 2,458 $207 $24.1M
5. Unstoppable $432k 3,152 $137 $70.1M
6. Due Date $366k 2,450

$149 $91.9M
7. Faster $327k 2,470 $133 $19.3M
8. Megamind

$279k 3,173 $88 $137.4M
9. The Next Three Days

$238k 2,236

$107 $19.0M
10. Black Swan

$212k 18

$11,819 $2.1M
11. The Warrior’s Way

$210k 1,622

$129 $3.8M
12. Morning Glory

$172k 2,263 $76 $29.5M

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

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