2012 Rages to Top of Box Office
Screaming to an huge lead for its opening weekend, Nov. 13-15, Sony's 2012 earned $65 million and the #1 slot. A CHRISTMAS CAROL raked in $22.3 million for Buena Vista and the #2 spot.
Overture's THE MEN WHO STARE AT GOATS came in #3 for its second week, earning $6.2 million. Jumping from #12 its first week to #4, PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL PUSH BY SAPPHIRE raked in $6 million for Lionsgate.
MICHAEL JACKSON'S THIS IS IT came in at #5 for Sony in its third weekend, earning $5.1 million. THE FOURTH KIND from Universal earned $4.7 million and the #6 spot in its second week.
COUPLES RETREAT raked in $4.3 million for Universal and the #7 spot.
Paramount's PARANORMAL ACTIVITY came in #8 and earned $4.2 million. Overture's LAW ABIDING CITIZEN earned $3.9 million and the #9 spot.
Rounding out the top ten, THE BOX from Warner Bros. earned $3.2 million.
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE brought in $2.4 million at #12 for Warner Bros. ASTRO BOY from Summit earned $1.7 million.
Box office numbers were found on BoxOfficeMojo.com.