‘The Town’ #1 Again at Tuesday’s Box Office


Tuesday Daily Box Office Rally

078838H1.jpgFirst Place – Director Ben Affleck‘s The Town continued to excel at the domestic box office Tuesday, taking home $2.6 million from some 2,861 theaters.  The crime thriller, which also stars Jeremy Renner and Jon Hamm, has exceeded expectations to gross over $28.7 million since it opened last week.

Second PlaceEasy A came in second at yesterday’s box office with $1.24 million.  Impressive reviews have helped the Emma Stone-starring high school comedy earn a cumulative $20 million to date.

Third PlaceMilla Jovovich held off the Undead and the competition at the box office Tuesday, as her Resident Evil: Afterlife scored nearly another million dollars, for a total of over $45 million since the sci-fi actioner opened last September 10th.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Tuesday, September 21, 2010:

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

$2.62M 2,861 $914 $28.71M
2. Easy A $1.24M 2,856 $433 $20.04M
3. Resident Evil: Afterlife $906k 3,209 $282 $45.64M
4. Devil $856k 2,809 $305 $13.95M
5. Alpha and Omega

$365k 2,625

$139 $9.8M
6. The American $272k 2,457

$111 $33.25M
7. Takers $243k 2,139 $114 $52.83M
8. Eat Pray Love $204k 1,668

$122 $77.96M
9. Machete $188k 1,704

$110 $24.75M
10. Inception $178k 1,305

$136 $285.46M
11. The Other Guys

$151k 1,827 $82 $115.69M
12. Going The Distance $144k 2,007 $72 $17.03M

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

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