Tuesday Daily Box Office Race for July 20, 2010

Tuesday Daily Box Office Race

Win – ‘Inception’ adds $9.8 million at the box office on Tuesday bringing its five-day domestic total to $82.7 million.  The high Tuesday gross for ‘Inception’ is a direct result of the positive word-of-mouth generated by social networking platforms and other traditional channels that it received throughout its opening weekend.

Place – ‘Despicable Me’ continues to dominate the family marketplace as the second best performer on Tuesday with $5.2 million taking the box office total to $128.5 million.

Show – ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ scored another $2.3 million bringing its six-day domestic gross to $29.2 million and at number four, ‘The Twilight Saga: Eclipse’ scared up an additional $2.1 million to $268.9 million.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Tuesday, July 20, 2010:

Movie Title Monday Gross Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1.  Inception $9.77M 3,792 $2,575 $82.74M
2.  Despicable Me $5.22M 3,501 $1,490 $128.53M
3.  The Sorcerer’s Apprentice $2.32M 3,504 $662 $29.17M
4.  The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $2.09M 4,001 $522 $268.92M
5.  Toy Story 3 $2.06M 3,177 $650 $366.92M
6.  Grown Ups $1.52M 3,074 $494 $132.10M
7.  The Last Airbender $1.09M 2,805 $387 $117.27M
8.  Predators $930k 2,669 $349 $42.15M
9.  Knight and Day $508k 1,925 $264 $70.07M
10.The Karate Kid $360k 1,532 $235 $169.97M
11.Cyrus $149k 446 $334 $5.36M
12.The Kids Are All Right $133k 38 $3,503 $2.06M

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

Check back tomorrow for Wednesday’s Daily Box Office Derby results!