Canadian box-office stats — August 9

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.

The Ugly Truth — CDN $9,190,000 — N.AM $68,838,257 — 13.4%
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince — CDN $27,160,000 — N.AM $273,848,633 — 9.9%
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs — CDN $18,460,000 — N.AM $187,871,005 — 9.8%
Funny People — CDN $3,980,000 — N.AM $40,537,755 — 9.8%
The Hangover — CDN $24,230,000 — N.AM $261,979,331 — 9.2%

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen — CDN $33,460,000 — N.AM $393,709,339 — 8.5%
G-Force — CDN $7,030,000 — N.AM $86,183,076 — 8.2%
A Perfect Getaway — CDN $460,901 — N.AM $5,948,555 — 7.7%
Julie & Julia — CDN $1,330,000 — N.AM $20,027,956 — 6.6%
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra — CDN $3,390,000 — N.AM $54,713,046 — 6.2%

A couple of discrepancies: Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, The Hangover and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen were #8, #9 and #10 on the Canadian chart, respectively (they were #14, #11 and #12 in North America as a whole), while Aliens in the Attic, Orphan and (500) Days of Summer were #8, #9 and #10 on the North American chart, respectively (they were #12, #15 and #14 in Canada).

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