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Box Office Weathers Worst Weekend in Five Years
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Box Office Weathers Worst Weekend in Five Years

In the lowest grossing movie weekend since 2003, Lionsgate’s “Bangkok Dangerous” claimed the top spot at the Box Office over the weekend.  The film earned an estimated $7.8 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter

Below are last weekend’s box-office totals from Nielsen EDI, as of Monday, September 8, 2008.

RANK FILM STUDIO WEEKEND GROSS
1 Bangkok Dangerous LIONSGATE $7,783,266 $7.8
2 Tropic Thunder DREAMWORKS / PARAMOUNT $7,230,710 $96.5
3 The Dark Knight WARNER BROS. $5,515,119 $512.0
4 The House Bunny SONY PICTURES $5,512,870 $36.6
5 Traitor OVERTURE FILMS $4,274,297 $17.3
6 Babylon A.D. TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX $4,180,570 $17.4
7 Death Race UNIVERSAL $3,710,915 $29.9
8 Disaster Movie LIONSGATE $3,031,307 $10.6
9 Mamma Mia! UNIVERSAL $2,855,945 $136.4
10 Pineapple Express SONY PICTURES $2,255,875 $84.0
Source: The Hollywood Reporter / Nielsen EDI