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Here’s your 3-day box office returns (new releases bolded):

1. Gravity – $ 31.0 million

2. Captain Phillips – $ 17.3 million

3. Carrie – $ 17.0 million

4. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 – $ 10.1 million

5. Escape Plan – $ 9.8 million

6. Prisoners – $ 2.0 million

7. Enough Said – $ 1.8 million

8. The Fifth Estate – $ 1.7 million

9. Runner Runner – $ 1.6 million

10. Insidious: Chapter 2 -

Don’t underestimate vampires and werewolves when they go up against various frogs, pigs, and bears. That’s this weekend’s box office lesson. With no new wide-release movies in theaters, the box office competition was supposed to be a closely fought battle between holdovers ”The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1′ and ”The Muppets,’ but it didn’t end up close at all. ‘Breaking Dawn’ easily defended its crown for a third straight… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: 'Breaking Dawn' Bests 'Muppets' for Threepeat Victory

G31545 260x195 Alice scores a three peat as box office number one; Wimpy beats Bounty (BOX OFFICE)

Business as usual at the nation's box office as Tim Burton's 'Alice in Wonderland' continued its reign at number one for a third consecutive weekend, earning $34.5 million. However, the race for number two found 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' cuffing the glam pairing of Jennifer Aniston & Gerard Butler in 'The Bounty Hunter.'

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“Alice” eyeing box-office three-peat

LAS VEGAS/LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) – Get ready for a 3D three-peat at the weekend domestic box office. Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland” demonstrated its holding power during the previous frame, when it dropped just 46 percent as it took in an additional $62.7 million. Another 45 percent drop this weekend would see the Tim Burton-directed fantasy collect a … Continue reading "Alice" eyeing box-office three-peat