Assassination thriller Vantage Point
is this year's Oscar weekend top film at the box office after making $24 million in its opening week.
The star-studded film, featuring Dennis Quaid
, Sigourney Weaver
and Forest Whitaker
, toppled sci-fi movie Jumper
, which grossed $12.6 million in its second week on release.
Family film The Spiderwick Chronicles
dropped from two to three and Step Up 2 the Streets
and Fool's Gold
round out the new top five.
comedy Be Kind Rewind
was the only other top 10 debut, grossing $4.1 million in its opening weekend to come in seventh.
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)