You’ve Got B.O.: ‘Avatar’ Leads Best Box Office Weekend of All Time

by | December 28, 2009 at 2:13 AM | The Movies

A boffo holiday box office weekend saw Avatar holding onto the top spot with another $70 million performance, while strong showings from Sherlock Holmes and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel resulted in the biggest box office weekend in history, with a combined estimated total of $278 million.

1. Avatar – $75m
2. Sherlock Holmes – $65.3m
3. Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel – $50.2m
4. It’s Complicated – $22.1m
5. Up in the Air – $11.75m
6. The Blind Side – $11.73m
7. The Princess and The Frog – $8.6m
8. Nine – $5.5m
9. Did You Hear About The Morgans? – $5m
10. Invictus – $4.3m