‘High School Musical 3’ Still Tops at Box Office

‘High School Musical 3’ Still Tops at Box Office

Disney’s “High School Musical 3: Senior Year” spent its second straight weekend at the top of the Box Office charts, although the film grossed 64% less than its opening total last week.

The Weinstein Co.’s R-rated comedy “Zack and Miri,” starring Seth Rogen and Elizabeth Banks, opened with $10.7 million.

In overall Box Office results, the weekend’s $84 million gross was a considerable 37% decline from grosses rung up over the same weekend last year, according to Nielsen EDI. 

Below are Box Office totals for the weekend of October 31- November 2, 2008, from Nielsen EDI.

1 High School Musical 3: Senior Year WALT DISNEY STUDIOS $15,316,072 $62.0
2 Zack and Miri THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY $10,065,630 $10.1
3 Saw V LIONSGATE $9,741,578 $45.4
4 Changeling UNIVERSAL $9,351,560 $10.0
5 The Haunting of Molly Hartley FREESTYLE RELEASING $5,423,315 $5.4
6 Bevery Hills Chihuahua WALT DISNEY STUDIOS $4,864,021 $84.2
7 The Secret Life of Bees FOX SEARCHLIGHT $7,791,649 $25.3
8 Max Payne TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX $4,010,668 $29.9
9 Eagle Eye DREAMWORKS/PARAMOUNT $3,482,655 $92.6
10 Pride and Glory WARNER BROS. $3,363,452 $11.7
Source: The Hollywood Reporter / Nielsen EDI