3. “Mission: Impossible _ Ghost Protocol,” $27.7 million.
4. “Puss in Boots,” $18.2 million.
5. “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo,” $12.6 million.
6. “The Iron Lady,” $6.2 million.
7. “J. Edgar,” $6.1 million.
8. “The Darkest Hour,” $5.6 million.
9 (tie). “The Adventures of Tintin,” $5.3 million.
9 (tie). “New Year’s Eve,” $5.3 million.
Universal and Focus are owned by NBC Universal, a unit of Comcast Corp.; Sony, Columbia, Sony Screen Gems and Sony Pictures Classics are units of Sony Corp.; Paramount is owned by Viacom Inc.; Disney, Pixar and Marvel are owned by The Walt Disney Co.; Miramax is owned by Filmyard Holdings LLC; 20th Century Fox and Fox Searchlight are owned by News Corp.; Warner Bros. and New Line are units of Time Warner Inc.; MGM is owned by a group of former creditors including Highland Capital, Anchorage Advisors and Carl Icahn; Lionsgate is owned by Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.; IFC is owned by AMC Networks Inc.; Rogue is owned by Relativity Media LLC.