Rise of the Planet of the Apes

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‘Help’ Moves Upstairs With $20.5M, No. 1 Weekend

“The Help” continues to clean up at the box office, taking over the No. 1 spot with $20.5 million in its second weekend.


Actress Freida Pinto arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on July 28, 2011. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Apes’ Rise To Number 1 Weekend With $54 Million

According to studio estimates Sunday, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” took in $54 million to open as the No. 1 movie.