Brad Pitt has been unable to put the cat out of first place at the weekend box office.
In a battle of summer movie heroes, Captain America topped Harry Potter this weekend at the box office.
“X-Men: First Class” had a solid No. 1 opening with a $56 million weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday.
“The Hangover Part II” hauled in $86.5 million in its first weekend, nearly twice the business the original blockbuster comedy did in its debut two years ago, according to studio estimates Sunday.
There was no stopping “Limitless” at the box office. The sci-fi thriller opened at No. 1 this weekend with $19 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.
“Rango” has lassoed the top spot at the box office. Studio estimates released Sunday show the animated Paramount film rode into town with a $38 million debut.
Liam Neeson has proven himself a known quantity again at the box office.
The Anthony Hopkins’ horror film “The Rite” topped the box office on a weekend notable for the bump many Oscar-nominated films received.
Jeff Bridges’ sci-fi sequel “Tron: Legacy” has leaped to the top of the box-office grid with a $43.6 million opening weekend.
“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1” remained the No. 1 movie with $50.3 million over Thanksgiving weekend, closely followed by the animated musical “Tangled” with $49.1 million.