Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs
Moviegoers returned for seconds of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, which took in $24.6 million this week, which was enough for it to remain on top of the box office chart for a second weekend in a row. (Its grand total is now $60 million.)
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs shines bright at box office
The Sony animated film beat out Bruce Willis' new action thriller Surrogates, which took the No. 2 spot with $15 million, as well as Fame, which opened in third place with $10 million.
The Informant! also held its own in the No. 4 slot, earning $6.9 million, for a total of $21 million in 10 days, and No. 5 went to Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself with $4.8 million ($44.5 million total over 17 days).
Rounding out the top 10 was Pandorum ($4.4 million), Love Happens ($4.3 million), Jennifer's Body ($3.5 million), 9 ($2.8 million) and Inglourious Basterds ($2.7 million).
Capitalism: A Love Story, the new Michael Moore documentary, opened strongly in limited release earning $240,000.