‘Social Network’ strong at Tuesday Box Office

Tuesday Daily Box Office Rally

086829H1.jpgFirst Place – With a Tuesday gross of $2.33 million, (up from Monday’s gross of $2.05 million), ‘The Social Network’ continues to dominate the marketplace.  The critically acclaimed film is now up to $26.8 million and with great word-of-mouth it will continue to perform well in the coming weeks.

Second Place – Director Ben Affleck’s ‘The Town’ continues to impress audiences with $964,144 on Tuesday, (up from Monday’s gross of $815,000).  The crime thriller, which also stars Jeremy Renner and Jon Hamm, has earned $65.8 million in total domestic box office to date.

Third Place – Director Oliver Stone’s ‘Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps’ takes the third spot on Tuesday with $963,599 on Tuesday (up from Monday’s gross of $773,942).  With Michael Douglas as Gordon Gekko and co-starring Shia LeBeouf, the film has earned $37.5 million to date.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Tuesday, October 5, 2010:

Movie Title Tuesday Gross Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1. The Social Network

$2.34M 2,771 $844 $26.8M
2. The Town

$964k 2,935 $328 $65.8M
3. Wall Street 2

$963k 3,597 $268 $37.5M
4. Legend of the Guardians

$615k 3,575 $172 $31.27M
5. Easy A

$483k 2,974

$163 $43.06M
6. You Again

$477k 2,548

$187 $17.4M
7. Case 39

$457k 2,211 $207 $6.24M
8. Let Me In

$449k 2,020

$223 $6.01M
9. Resident Evil: Afterlife

$265k 1,907

$139 $57.13M
10. Devil $250k 2,392

$105 $27.8M
11. Alpha and Omega

$143k 2,303 $62 $19.23M
12. Inception

$74k 625 $118 $288.54M

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

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

Born and raised in Los Angeles, President of Hollywood.com Box Office Paul Dergarabedian loves movies of course, but has a true passion for music, art, photography and architecture. Stanley Kubrick is a God even though like Orson Welles’ 'Citizen Kane, his '2001: A Space Odyssey' is overrated but still brilliant! Little known fact: Paul is a certified car fanatic and was a National Collegiate Driving Champion in the late 80's!