Horror sequel The Grudge 2
topped the box office over the weekend with $22 million, knocking director Martin Scorsese's
film The Departed
into second place. "The Departed" took in $18 million, while Robin Williams'
new film, Man Of The Year
, opened in third place with $12.6 million.
Animated film Open Season
took fourth place with $11 million, and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning
rounded out the top five with $7.75 million. Two other new movies debuted in the top 10 - action thriller The Marine
starring professional wrestler John Cena
opened at number six with $7 million.
Meanwhile, One Night With The King
, the saga of the biblical story of Esther, came in at number nine with $4.3 million. Infamous
, starring British actor Toby Jones as famed author Truman Capote, opened weakly with $435,000 in 170 theaters, despite good reviews.
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