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Mark Wahlberg's 'Contraband' Takes Weekend Top Box Office Spot

1/16/2012 10:55am EST


Mark Wahlberg's new movie Contraband has debuted at the top of the U.S. box office with a $24 million opening weekend take.

The remake of Baltasar Kormakur's cult Icelandic thriller Reykjavik-Rotterdam ended horror film The Devil Inside's one-week run at the top.
Beauty and the Beast took in $18.5 million over the weekend to come in second, while Tom Cruise's Mission: Impossible sequel Ghost Protocol falls to four. Queen Latifah and Dolly Parton's new choir film Joyful Noise debuts at five.

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Photo Credits: Universal Pictures

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