Belfast Telegraph

Takers grabs top spot in America

Hayden Christensen's new movie has clinched the No 1 spot at the weekend box office in the US.

Heist thriller Takers debuted with 20.5 million dollars to grab to grab a narrow win over The Last Exorcism, which opened in second place with 20.4 million, according to final studio numbers on Monday.

Based on studio estimates a day earlier, The Last Exorcism had a thin lead over Takers. But the movies switched places once final weekend numbers were released.

Elsewhere, Sylvester Stallone's The Expendables was in third place and Julia Roberts' Eat Pray Love was in fourth.

The top 20 movies at US and Canadian theatres from Friday to Sunday were compiled by Hollywood.


From Belfast Telegraph