Weekly Movie Post–August 2, 2012

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Weekly Movie Podcast – August 3, 2012 <22 mins – 19.7MB>
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Batman movies make money; Spider-Man is seen taking notes.

Also on the podcast, a brief analysis of the new Sight and Sound best film poll.

Continue reading for the top five charts from the last two weeks’ box office (all data coming from www.the-numbers.com). There’s also a list of all the movies coming out this weekend in theatres and the movies that were released for the home video market this week (with trailers where available).

Top 5 Films for the Weekend Ending July 29th, 2012

Rank Title $ Wknd. $ per Theatre $ Overall Weeks
1 The Dark Knight Rises $62.1m $14.1k $287.1m 2
2 Ice Age: Continental Drift $13.4m $3.5k $114.9m 3
3 The Watch $12.8m $4.0k $12.8m new
4 Step Up Revolution $11.7m $4.6k $11.7m new
5 Ted $7.4m $2.4k $193.6m 5

 

Top 5 Films for the Weekend Ending July 22nd, 2012

Rank Title $ Wknd. $ per Theatre $ Overall Weeks
1 The Dark Knight Rises $160.9m $36.5k $160.9m new
1 Ice Age: Continental Drift $20.4m $5.3k $88.8m 2
2 The Amazing Spider-Man $10.9m $2.9k $228.6m 3
3 Ted $10.0m $3.1k $180.4m 4
4 Brave $6.0m $2.1k $208.8m 5

Theatrical Releases This Week

Wide Release

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
Total Recall

Limited Releases

360
Assassins Bullet
The Babymakers
Celeste and Jesse Forever
Craigslist Joe
Soldiers of Fortune
Sushi: The Global Catch

Premiering in Montreal

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
Chained
La Route devant
Liverpool
Zarafa

New DVD Releases This Week

Wide Releases

*None*

Limited Theatrical Releases/Straight to Video

Detention (2011)
I’m Yours
LOL (2012)
Twinkle Toes

Theatrical Releases Last Week

Wide Release

Step Up Revolution
The Watch

Limited Releases

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
Big Boys Gone Bananas
Klown: The Movie
Killer Joe
Nuit #1
Rites of Spring
Sacrifice
Searching for Sugar Man

Premiering in Montreal

Bob and the Monster
Gerhard Richter Painting
Les Géants
Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance
Mince alors!
Trishna

New DVD Releases Last Week

Wide Releases

Silent House

Limited Theatrical Releases/Straight to Video

2012: Supernova
Angèle et Tony
Detachment
Intruders
Meeting Evil
La Permission de minuit
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

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