Here’s your weekend box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Dark Knight Rises – $ 64.0 million
2. Ice Age: Continental Drift – $ 13.3 million
3. The Watch – $ 13.0 million
4. Step Up Revolution – $ 11.8 million
5. Ted – $ 7.3 million
6. The Amazing Spider-Man – $ 6.8 million
7. Brave – $ 4.2 million
8. Magic Mike – $ 2.5 million
9. Savages – $ 1.7
The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office.
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The actor, who plays Bruce Wayne in “The Dark Knight Rises,” stopped by the hospital where victims are currently being treated.
Earlier this week, Bale released a statement regarding the tragedy (during a midnight screening last Friday of “TDKR,” a gunman opened fire, killing 12 and injuring 71).
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