Celebrity News – Gossips , Latest News, Pictures

‘Despicable Me’ beats ‘Eclipse’ to top box office

Posted on: July 12, 2010

‘Despicable Me’ has become the top-grossing movie this week, beating big guns like ‘Eclipse’ and ‘Toy story 3’.

The Steve Carell CGI toon ruled the weekend box office with an estimated 60.1 million dollars Friday-Sunday debut.

‘Eclipse’ slipped to second with 33.4 million dollar earnings at the ticket window, and is now the top-grossing member of the Twilight Saga, having passed ‘New Moon’.

‘Predators’, the weekend”s other major new release, stands at the third place with 40 million dollars, reports E! Online.

At the fourth spot is ‘Toy Story 3’, with 22 million dollars, and has become the highest-grossing Disney/Pixar movie ever.

Closing in at the fifth position is ‘The Last Airbender’, with 17.2 million dollars box office earnings this weekend.

Here”s a complete look at the weekend”s top-grossing films, per Friday-Sunday estimates compiled by Exhibitor Relations:

1. Despicable Me, 60.1 million dollars
2. The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, 33.5 million dollars
3. Predators, 25.3 million dollars
4. Toy Story 3, 22 million dollars
5. The Last Airbender, 17.2 million dollars
6. Grown Ups, 16.4 million dollars
7. Knight and Day, 7.9 million dollars
8. The Karate Kid, 5.7 million dollars
9. The A-Team, 1.8 million dollars
10. Cyrus, 1.4 million dollars

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 25 other followers

` FHM Top 10 sexiest women in the world Katrina Kaif hot in skimpy dress Kelly Brook Pictures
Maxim Cover Girls Miss Triumph Spring/Summer collection 2009 Miss. USA 2008 Photo Gallery Salma Hayek Pictures
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Adriana Lima Pictures Anne Hathaway Pictures

Blog Stats

  • 2,070,767 hits
July 2010
M T W T F S S
« Jun   Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  
%d bloggers like this: