'Fockers' tops 'True Grit' at US box office
Published Jan 3 2011, 00:50 GMT | By Tom Ayres Little Fockers
has managed to pull back from a disappointing New Year's Eve showing to remain at the top of the US box office.
The film, which starts Robert de Niro and Ben Stiller, took $26 million, beating off competition from Joel and Ethan Coen's True Grit
, which took slightly less with $24.5 million.
Falling to third place is the Disney sequel Tron: Legacy
which took $18 million, followed by family film Yogi Bear
at $13 million.
Rounding out the top five films of the weekend is the third film in the Chronicles Of Narnia
franchise, which took $10.5 million.
The rest of the box office top ten is filled up with a number of smaller independent films, including The Fighter
and Black Swan
The US box office top ten in full:1. Little Fockers
True Grit - $24,500,0003. Tron: Legacy
Yogi Bear - $13,000,0005. The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Voyage Of The Dawn Treader
Tangled - $10,008,0007.
The Fighter - $10,000,0008. Gulliver's Travels
- $9,100,0009. Black Swan
- $8,500,00010. The King's Speech