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Inception has another dreamy day

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Aug 05, 2010 | 1:48pm EDT

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Inception movie poster 2010Wednesday Daily Box Office Rally

First Place - Christopher Nolan's mind-bending blockbuster 'Inception' scores another $3.8 million at the box office Wednesday, bringing its 20 day domestic total to $205.5 million.

Second Place - Jay Roach's comedy 'Dinner For Schmucks,' starring Steve Carell and Paul Rudd, continues its first week in the 'Daily Rally' with a solid $3.0 million this Wednesday, bringing its six-day domestic gross to $33.5 million.

Third Place - The unstoppable 'Despicable Me' moves up from fourth place on Tuesday to the third spot on Wednesday with $2.3 million and pushes "Salt" to the fourth position.  The animated family favorite is closing in on the $200 million mark.

Daily Box Office Top 12 Movies for Wednesday, August 4, 2010:

Movie Title Wednesday Gross Theatres Per-Theatre Average Domestic Total
1.   Inception $3.78M 3,545 $1,069 $205.5M
2.   Dinner For Schmucks $3.00M 2,911 $1,031 $33.5M
3.   Despicable Me

$2.32M 3,602 $645 $197.7M
4.   Salt

$2.31M 3,612 $642 $78.7M
5.   Cats & Dogs: Revenge of

      Kitty Galore

$1.78M 3,705

$481 $17.85M
6.   Charlie St. Cloud $1.48 2,718

$545 $17.45M
7.   Toy Story 3 $864k 2,105 $411 $392.45M
8.   Ramona and Beezus $778k 2,719 $286 $18.7M
9.   The Sorcerer's Apprentice $645k 2,524 $256 $54.1M
10. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse $642k 2,334 $275 $290.2M
11. Grown Ups $612k 2,269 $270 $152.6M
12. The Kids Are All Right $467k 847 $552 $11.01M

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

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