Avatar Box Office Gross 2009 – Avatar Box Office Gross 2009 News Info. Meanwhile, Guy Ritchie’s “Sherlock Holmes” picked up $26 million in 17 markets. Following in fourth place with $7 million was Disney’s “The Princess and the Frog,” which brought its cumulative gross to $27 million.
Finally, “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” finished fifth with a weekend gross of $5.8 million, reaching an overseas total of $389.3 million. Nancy Meyers’ comedy “It’s Complicated” earned $5.4 million in 11 markets.
Guy Ritchie’s new take on Sherlock Holmes also delivered a strong performance at the box office, bagging a superb $65.3 million from ticket sales at 3,626 locations. Starring Robert Downey Jr.and Jude Law, the adventure thriller scored an average of $18,031 per theater.
At No. 3, new entry Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel picked up $50.2 million, with an average of $13,568 per theater at 3,700 locations. The sequel, which opened Wednesday, lifted its early total gross to $77 million.