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'The Help' Vs. 'The Butler'

Includes other August releases 'Eat Pray Love' and 'Julie & Julia' as comparison.


(Weekly Gross / Weekly End Date (Thu) / Weekly Rank / Theaters / Theater Avg. / % Last Wk / Gross-to-Date)

WEEK
NUMBER

The Help

The Butler

Julie & Julia

Eat Pray Love
1 $41,448,344
8-18-11 / 1
2,534 / 2,534
+319.8%
$51,322,170
$35,256,813
8-22-13 / 1
2,933 / 2,933
-
$35,256,813
$31,284,468
8-13-09 / 2
2,354 / 2,354
-
$31,284,468
$35,102,916
8-19-10 / 2
3,082 / 3,082
-
$35,102,916
2 $30,975,135
8-25-11 / 1
2,690 / 2,690
-25.3%
$82,297,305
$24,008,293
8-29-13 / 1
3,110 / 3,110
-31.9%
$59,265,106
$19,003,823
8-20-09 / 4
2,354 / 2,354
-39.3%
$50,288,291
$18,612,855
8-26-10 / 2
3,082 / 3,082
-47%
$53,715,771
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3 $22,093,248
9-1-11 / 1
2,778 / 2,778
-28.7%
$104,390,553
$23,736,271
9-5-13 / 1
3,330 / 3,330
-1.1%
$83,001,377
$13,304,097
8-27-09 / 5
2,463 / 2,463
-30%
$63,592,388
$10,388,263
9-2-10 / 4
3,023 / 3,023
-44.2%
$64,104,034
4 $24,011,105
9-8-11 / 1
2,843 / 2,843
+8.7%
$128,401,658
$11,457,741
9-12-13 / 2
3,330 / 3,330
-51.7%
$94,459,118
$10,048,006
9-3-09 / 5
2,503 / 2,503
-24.5%
$73,640,394
$7,628,674
9-9-10 / 7
2,663 / 2,663
-26.6%
$71,732,708
5 $12,525,096
9-15-11 / 2
2,935 / 2,935
-47.8%
$140,926,754
$7,688,996
9-19-13 / 4
3,239 / 3,239
-32.9%
$102,148,114
$8,419,688
9-10-09 / 6
2,528 / 2,528
-16.2%
$82,060,082
$4,253,096
9-16-10 / 8
2,339 / 2,339
-44.2%
$75,985,804
6 $9,117,348
9-22-11 / 4
3,014 / 3,014
-27.2%
$150,044,102
$5,715,955
9-26-13 / 6
2,931 / 2,931
-25.7%
$107,864,069
$4,485,999
9-17-09 / 10
2,342 / 2,342
-46.7%
$86,546,081
$2,349,891
9-23-10 / 11
1,668 / 1,668
-44.7%
$78,335,695
7 $6,312,926
9-29-11 / 8
2,695 / 2,695
-30.8%
$156,357,028
$3,313,671
10-3-13 / 10
2,062 / 2,062
-42%
$111,177,740
$2,791,402
9-24-09 / 12
2,003 / 2,003
-37.8%
$89,337,483
$1,054,418
9-30-10 / 13
855 / 855
-55.1%
$79,390,113
8 $4,350,287
10-6-11 / 12
2,505 / 2,505
-31.1%
$160,707,315
$1,743,031
10-10-13 / 14
1,563 / 1,563
-47.4%
$112,920,771
$1,820,380
10-1-09 / 12
1,328 / 1,328
-34.8%
$91,157,863
$476,833
10-7-10 / 19
398 / 398
-54.8%
$79,866,946
9 $3,010,973
10-13-11 / 13
2,064 / 2,064
-30.8%
$163,718,288
$977,456
10-17-13 / 15
980 / 980
-43.9%
$113,895,227
$976,959
10-8-09 / 18
782 / 782
-46.3%
$92,134,822
$222,337
10-14-10 / 29
215 / 215
-53.4%
$80,089,283
10 $1,758,548
10-20-11 / 14
1,267 / 1,267
-41.6%
$165,476,836
$577,876
10-24-13 / 21
602 / 602
-40.9%
$114,476,103
$699,966
10-15-09 / 22
594 / 594
-28.4%
$92,834,788
$275,433
10-21-10 / 32
303 / 303
+23.9%
$80,364,716
11 $1,031,565
10-27-11 / 17
776 / 776
-41.3%
$166,511,401
$402,521
10-31-13 / 22
444 / 444
-30.3%
$114,878,624
$344,258
10-22-09 / 28
295 / 295
-50.8%
$93,179,046
$150,584
10-28-10 / 35
174 / 174
-45.3%
$80,515,300
12 $586,260
11-3-11 / 18
450 / 450
-43.2%
$167,094,661
$281,150
11-7-13 / 26
312 / 312
-30.2%
$115,159,774
$200,637
10-29-09 / 36
171 / 171
-41.7%
$93,379,683
$58,710
11-4-10 / 43
- / -
-61%
$80,574,010
13 $493,581
11-10-11 / 20
358 / 358
-15.8%
$167,588,242
$213,174
11-14-13 / 25
214 / 214
-24.2%
$115,372,948
$154,710
11-5-09 / 33
139 / 139
-22.9%
$93,534,393
-
14 $345,688
11-17-11 / 28
278 / 278
-30%
$167,933,930
$140,989
11-21-13 / 31
176 / 176
-33.9%
$115,513,937
$133,900
11-12-09 / 37
113 / 113
-13.5%
$93,668,293
-
15 $508,474
11-24-11 / 21
312 / 312
+47.1%
$168,442,404
$85,126
11-28-13 / 40
71 / 71
-39.6%
$115,599,063
$82,297
11-19-09 / 42
72 / 72
-38.5%
$93,750,590
-
16 $418,296
12-1-11 / 18
283 / 283
-17.7%
$168,860,700
$58,093
12-5-13 / 42
71 / 71
-31.8%
$115,657,156
$239,625
11-26-09 / 30
229 / 229
+191.2%
$93,990,215
-
17 $257,600
12-8-11 / 26
262 / 262
-38.4%
$169,118,300
$415,469
12-12-13 / 22
1,007 / 1,007
+615.2%
$116,072,625
$135,211
12-3-09 / 34
229 / 229
-43.6%
$94,125,426
-
18 $155,352
12-15-11 / 34
212 / 212
-39.7%
$169,273,652
$41,238
12-19-13 / 44
61 / 61
-90.1%
$116,113,863
- -
19 $117,126
12-22-11 / 38
156 / 156
-24.6%
$169,390,778
$33,092
12-26-13 / 52
34 / 34
-19.8%
$116,146,955
- -
20 $70,788
12-29-11 / 46
65 / 65
-39.6%
$169,461,566
$45,356
1-2-14 / 50
34 / 34
+37.1%
$116,192,311
- -
21 $66,365
1-5-12 / 48
65 / 65
-6.2%
$169,527,931
$144,386
1-9-14 / 34
133 / 133
+218.3%
$116,336,697
- -
22 $40,275
1-12-12 / 50
50 / 50
-39.3%
$169,568,206
$128,054
1-16-14 / 32
136 / 136
-11.3%
$116,464,751
- -
23 $22,924
1-19-12 / 49
28 / 28
-43.1%
$169,591,130
$96,560
1-23-14 / 39
119 / 119
-24.6%
$116,561,311
- -
24 $12,546
1-26-12 / 70
22 / 22
-45.3%
$169,603,676
$51,011
1-30-14 / 46
101 / 101
-47.2%
$116,612,322
- -
25 $16,935
2-2-12 / 68
21 / 21
+35%
$169,620,611
$17,166
2-6-14 / 60
52 / 52
-66.3%
$116,629,488
- -
26 $22,761
2-9-12 / 62
20 / 20
+34.4%
$169,643,372
$2,607
2-13-14 / 87
11 / 11
-84.8%
$116,632,095
- -
Total $169,708,112 $116,632,095 $94,125,426 $80,574,010
Budget $25 million $30 million $40 million $60 million
Theaters 3,014 3,330 2,528 3,108
Release
Date
08/10/11 08/16/2013 08/07/09 08/13/10
Yearly
Rank
13 29 34 42
All Time
Rank
206 439 609 755