‘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!