LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 /TMRZoo.com/ — Rentrak Theatrical, a business unit of Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ:RENT) , today announced the weekend theatrical box office estimates for the weekend period of August 22 through August 24, 2008 according to the company’s Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical box office data collection and analytical service.
The twelve estimated top producing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of 9:30AM Pacific on Sunday, August 24, 2008 by Rentrak Theatrical include
Weekend of 08/22/2008 to 08/24/2008
|2||The House Bunny||$15,100,000||2714|
|4||The Dark Knight||$10,305,000||3163|
|5||Star Wars: The Clone Wars||$5,660,000||3452|
|10||The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor||$4,068,960||2422|
|11||Vicky Cristina Barcelona||$3,003,000||692|
(C) 2008 by Rentrak Corporation
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