Movie The Help has beaten the four new releases like Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World, Conan the Barbarian and Fright Night at the US Box Office in its second week. The Tate Taylor-directed drama has topped the Box Office chart knocking the last week's topper Rise of the Planet of the Apes to second spot. The film has earned estimated $20.5 million in its domestic gross.
The Help was released on August 10, 2011 and had got second position with its collection of $26 million while previous week's release Rise of the Planet of the Apes had topped the Box Office chart with $27.8 million. But this week, The Help has overtaken Planet of the Apes prequel. The collection of the film has crossed $71.8 million sales in 12 days.
This week's release Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World landed in third spot with an estimated $12 million, while another two movies like Conan the Barbarian and Fright Night secured fourth and fifth positions with $10 million and $8.3 million respectively. All the three movies have made a weak beginning at the Box Office.
The following are the top ten movies at Box Office:
- The Help - $20.5 million
- Rise of the Planet of the Apes - $16.3 million
- Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World - $12 million
- Conan the Barbarian - $10 million
- Fright Night - $8.3 million
- The Smurfs - $8 million
- Final Destination 5 - $7.7 million
- 30 Minutes or Less - $6.3 million
- One Day - $5.1 million
- Crazy, Stupid, Love - $5 million