Canadian box-office stats — January 4

Here are the figures for the past weekend, arranged from those that owe the highest percentage of their take to the Canadian box office to those that owe the lowest.

Twilight — CDN $16,600,000 — N.AM $176,815,000 — 9.4%
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button — CDN $6,950,000 — N.AM $79,011,000 — 8.8%

Yes Man — CDN $6,670,000 — N.AM $79,413,000 — 8.4%
Seven Pounds — CDN $4,940,000 — N.AM $60,038,000 — 8.2%
The Tale of Despereaux — CDN $3,440,000 — N.AM $43,742,000 — 7.9%
Bedtime Stories — CDN $6,510,000 — N.AM $85,351,000 — 7.6%
Valkyrie — CDN $4,520,000 — N.AM $60,692,000 — 7.4%
The Day the Earth Stood Still — CDN $5,450,000 — N.AM $74,299,000 — 7.3%
Bolt — CDN $7,990,000 — N.AM $109,897,000 — 7.3%
Marley & Me — CDN $6,890,000 — N.AM $106,510,000 — 6.5%

A couple of discrepancies: Twilight and Bolt were #8 and #10 on the Canadian chart, respectively (they were #11 and #12 in North America as a whole), while Doubt and Slumdog Millionaire were #8 and #10 on the North American chart, respectively (they were #11 and #12 in Canada).

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