U.S. Movie Box Office Grosses for Aug. 3 - Aug. 5

The following table has U.S. Movie Box Office figures provided by studios to Hollywood.com Box-Office. The amounts are based on gross ticket sales from Aug. 3 - Aug. 5.

                                 Rev.             Avg./    Pct.    Total
   Movie                        (mln) Theaters  Theater    Chg.    (mln) Wks
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 1 THE DARK KNIGHT RISES        $35.7    4,242   $8,425    -42   $353.9    3
 2 TOTAL RECALL                  25.6    3,601    7,103     --     25.6    1
 3 DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOG D   14.6    3,391    4,312     --     14.6    1
 4 ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT     8.6    3,542    2,431    -36    132.1    4
 5 THE WATCH                      6.5    3,168    2,061    -49     25.5    2
 6 STEP UP: REVOLUTION (3-D)      5.9    2,606    2,275    -49     23.7    2
 7 TED                            5.6    2,767    2,040    -23    203.6    6
 8 THE AMAZING SPIDER MAN (3-D    4.4    2,425    1,815    -34    250.7    5
 9 BRAVE  (3-D/ANIMATED)          3.0    2,110    1,415    -31    223.4    7
10 MAGIC MIKE                     1.4    1,202    1,177    -46    110.9    6
11 MOONRISE KINGDOM               1.2      687    1,805    -14     40.8   11
12 BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD    1.2      318    3,631     25      5.9    6


Top 12 Films Grosses

   This Week     Year Ago      Pct.
     (mln)         (mln)       Chg.
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    $113.8        $158.0       -28


Year-to-date Revenue

     2012          2011
      YTD           YTD        Pct.
     (mln)         (mln)       Chg.
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    $6,804        $6,529      +4.2


Year-to-date Attendance:     +3.0%

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