Social Network Makes More Friends


Los Angeles

October 10, 2010

The Facebook movie, “The Social Network” had enough friends to lead the box office again over the weekend of October 8 – 10, while new releases “Life as We Know It” and “Secretariat” had decent starts and “My Soul to Take” didn’t manage to take any.

Boasting the smallest percentage the_social_network15second weekend decline of any No. 1 movie this year, “The Social Network” pulled in an estimated $15.5 million, increasing its sum to $46.1 million in ten days. Its 31 percent dip was also the lowest of the weekend among nationwide holdovers, and it held better than 21 among past similar titles, though that picture still had better attendance.

Here is the top 10 for the week of October 8 – 10th, 2010.

1 Social Network, The Sony $22.4M
2 Legend Of The Guardi Warner $10.9M
3 Wall Street: Money N Fox $10.0M
4 Town, The Warner $9.7M
5 Easy A ScreenGems $6.7M
6 You Again Disney $5.7M
7 Case 39 PARVAN $5.3M
8 Let Me In Overture $5.1M
9 Devil Universal $3.6M
10 Alpha and Omega Lionsgate $2.9M