LOS ANGELES — “The Dark Knight Rises” stayed atop the box office for the second straight weekend, making just over $ 64 million. But it’s lagging behind the staggering numbers of its predecessor, 2008’s “The Dark Knight.”

The final piece in Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy has now grossed more than $ 289 million in its first 10 days in theaters. It dropped 60 percent from its opening weekend of $ 160.9… Continue reading `Dark Knight Rises' Box Office: Second Week Earns $64M