Madagascar 3 Tops Box Office Again with $35.5 Million
It wasnt a weekend box office for the ages.
Neither Rock of Ages nor the Adam Sandler comedy Thats My Boy debuted in one of the top two spots. Instead, the animated film Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted repeated as box office champ, earning an estimated 35.5 million dollars. Ridley Scotts Prometheus was the runner-up, with 20.2 million.
Rock of Ages, an all-star adaptation of the hit musical, opened in third place, collecting 15.1 million dollars. Thats My Boy finished in fifth place, with 13 million.
Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated ticket sales:
1. Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted, $35.5 million.
2. Prometheus, $20.2 million.
3. Rock of Ages, $15.1 million.
4. Snow White & the Huntsman, $13.8 million.
5. Thats My Boy, $13 million.
6. Men in Black 3, $10 million.
7. Marvels The Avengers, $8.8 million.
8. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, $2.2 million.
9. Moonrise Kingdom, $2.18 million.
10. What to Expect When Youre Expecting, $1.3 million.
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