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Thanksgiving Weekend Box Office Half-Time Report

Photo of Tom Brueggemann By Tom Brueggemann | Thompson on Hollywood November 23, 2012 at 4:24PM

Two days into the five-day Thankgiving holiday weekend, a pair of $100-million-plus wide releases opened on Wednesday, but both failed to make it into the top three, as holdovers "Breaking Dawn Part 2," "Skyfall," and "Lincoln" led the field. But overall business is strong - the top ten films grossed more than a third better than last year ($81 million from $60 million in 2011).
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1. "Breaking Dawn - Part 2" (Lionsgate) - $20.9 million ($184 million)

2. "Skyfall" (Sony) - $15.1 million ($185 million)

3. "Lincoln" (Buena Vista) - $9.1 million ($37 milion)

4. "Rise of the Guardians" (Paramount) - $8.6 million ($8.6 million)

5. "Life of Pi" (Twentieth Century Fox) - $8.2 million ($8.2 milion)

6. "Red Dawn" (FilmDistrict) - $7.4 million ($7.4 million)

7. "Wreck-It Ralph" (Sony) - $6.3 million ($133 million)

8. "Flight" (Paramount) - $2.7 million ($66 million)

9. "Silver Linings Playbook" (Weinstein) -   $1.3 million ($1.8 million)

10. "Argo" (Warner Brothers) - $1.2 million ($94 million)

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