Disney's A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol debuted atop the weekend box office, taking in $31 million and kicking off the holiday movie season.
Disney's animated version of the Charles Dickens classic, which features Jim Carrey as miserly Ebenezer Scrooge as well as the three ghosts who haunt him, knocked Michael Jackson's This Is It to second place, which took in $14 million. So far, the late King of Pop's concert film has taken in $57.9 domestically and $186.5 million worldwide.
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This Is It
Not only did Michael Jackson's This Is It take the No. 1 domestic box-office spot over the Halloween weekend with $21.3 million, the film also managed to take in a total of $101 million worldwide over its first five days.
This Is It takes in $20.1 million in one day
The concert film's success prompted distributor Sony to extend the film's run beyond its original two-week domestic run to at least ...
This Is It
Michael Jackson's This Is It is poised to become the highest-grossing music documentary of all time after an impressive first day in theaters.
The concert film earned $7.4 million domestically ...
Couples Retreat proved to be the most popular destination for weekend moviegoers as the comedy debuted atop the box office.
Starring Vince Vaughn, Jason Bateman, Jon Favreau, Kristen Bell and Malin Akerman, Retreat pulled in $35.3 million to push last weekend's top earner, Zombieland, to second place. Zombieland took in another $15 million, bringing its total ...
Zombieland lumbered to the top of the weekend box office with a $25 million debut.
The horror flick, starring Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg, knocked two-week champ Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs to second place. The family film took in $16.7 million to bring its three-week total to $82.3 million.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs wins box office for second straight weekend
Opening in third place was Disney's 3-D versions of its two Toy Story movies, which raked in $12.5 million. They are in theaters for a ...