Disney has served up another shock at the box office by taking Eight Below
to the top. The Paul Walker
-starring adventure narrowly took the top spot this weekend - beating comedy spoof Date Movie
- with an opening $19.85 million haul.
The family movie follows the exploits of a pack of sled dogs left to fend for themselves in freezing temperatures when Walker's character is forced to help an injured colleague.
Date Movie, which pokes fun at a host of popular romantic comedies, debuted in second place with $18.9 million.
The only other new entry in the top 10 is Samuel L. Jackson
and Julianne Moore's
, which charted at number seven.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)