and Morgan Freeman's
buddy movie The Bucket List
has ended Nicolas Cage's
treasure hunt at the top of the box office.
The movie veterans' new film, about two cancer patients living it up before they die, soared to the top of the chart with a $19.5 million weekend take.
The "Bucket List" opened on limited release on Christmas Day. It expanded to nearly 3,000 cinemas at the end of last week.
comedy First Sunday
opened close behind in second place with $19 million, indie hit Juno
came in third and Cage's Disney film, National Treasure: Book of Secrets
dropped to three after three weeks on top with an impressive $11.5 million weekend take. The action adventure has grossed more than $185 million in America alone.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)