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Disney's Invincible lived up to its name as the feel-good football flick earned a better-than-expected $17 million over the weekend, chalking up more than twice the ticket sales of its closest competitor, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, which earned $8.1 million. Last week's winner, Snakes on a Plane, slithered all the way down to seventh place. The road-trip comedy Little Miss Sunshine finished in third place with $7.4 million as it expanded to 1,430 theaters. The debuting Beerfest tanked with just $7 million from 2,964 locations.

The top ten films over the weekend, according to final figures compiled by Exhibitor Relations (figures in parentheses represent total gross to date):
1. Invincible, Disney, $17,031,122, (New); 2. Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Sony, $8,122,642, 4 Wks. ($127,806,521); 3. Little Miss Sunshine, Fox Searchlight, $7,371,263, 5 Wks. ($22,895,257); 4. Beerfest, Warner Bros., $7,031,228, (New); 5. World Trade Center, Paramount, $6,473,299, 3 Wks. ($55,642,517); 6. Accepted, Universal, $6,344,475, 2 Wks. ($20,986,355); 7. Snakes on a Plane, New Line, $6,167,366, 2 Wks. ($26,319,390); 8. Step Up, Disney, $6,163,436, 3 Wks. ($50,395,874); 9. Idlewild, Universal, $5,745,780, (New); 10. Barnyard, Paramount, $5,652,932, 4 Wks. ($54,930,100).




29/08/2006


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