Spooky films Saw 3D and Paranormal Activity 2 took the top spots at the box office over Halloween weekend.
The premiere of the Saw franchise's seventh installment took in $22.5 million, Box Office Mojo reports, while the Paranormal sequel finished second, bringing in $16.5 million in its second weekend. Its two-week take totals $66.6 million.
The Social Network
The Social Network kept adding friends as it topped the box office for a second straight weekend, earning $15.5 million, according to Box Office Mojo.
The film about the founding of Facebook now has a two-week total of $46 million, based on studio estimates Sunday.
The Katherine Heigl-Josh Duhamel romantic comedy Life as We Know It brought in $14.6 million, while Secretariat, a film about the legendary Triple Crown-winning horse, managed to race only to third place with $12.6 million. It was the first weekend for both movies...
Wall Street 2
Greed is still good for (disappointing) ticket sales.
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, Oliver Stone's sequel to his 1987 financial thriller, pulled in $19 million to win the weekend, according to Box Office Mojo.
Still, the film — originally planned for a spring release — underperformed expectations, though it marked the best debut ever for one of Stone's films...
The Expendables fended off five new releases to top the box office for the second straight weekend.
Sylvester Stallone and his eclectic bunch of action stars claimed another $16.5 million to bring the film's 10-day total to $64.9 million, according to Box Office Mojo.
Debuting in second place was the satire Vampires Suck, which took in $12.2 million, narrowly edging ...