» True Grit rules the charts on first 2011 weekend
True Grit rules the charts on first 2011 weekend
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Los Angeles (ANI): True Grit has become the No. 1 movie in its third weekend grossing an estimated 15 million dollars Friday-Sunday. The Coen brothers' redo of the classic Western novel is by far the team's most popular movie ever, now topping 110 million dollars domestically, reports E online.
Also in its third weekend, Paltrow's Country Strong broke wide, and landed in 6th place with 7.3 million dollars. Nicolas Cage's sword-driven Season of the Witch only made 10.7 million dollars. Elsewhere, Little Fockers slipped to No. 2 after two weekends of being on top; while Black Swan barely lost a step.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader and Jack Black's Gulliver's Travels both fell from the Top 10. Here's a list of the top-grossing films, per Friday-Sunday estimates compiled by Exhibitor Relations:
1. True Grit- 15 million dollars 2. Little Fockers- 13.8 million dollars 3. Season of the Witch- 10.7 million dollars 4. Tron: Legacy- 9.8 million dollars 5. Black Swan- 8.4 million dollars 6. Country Strong- 7.3 million dollars 7. The Fighter- 7 million dollars 8. The King's Speech- 6.811 million dollars 9. Yogi Bear- 6.81 million dollars 10. Tangled- 5.2 million dollars