'The Dark Knight Rises' remains top of US box office - top ten in full
Published Jul 29 2012, 22:59 BST | By Colin Daniels The Dark Knight Rises
has scored a second weekend at the top of the US box office.
The Batman movie earned over $64 million during its second weekend in US theatres, a drop of 60% from its opening weekend.
The final instalment of director Christopher Nolan
's trilogy has now grossed $289 million domestically. In contrast, The Dark Knight
earned $313.8 million in its first two weekends back in 2008.Ice Age 4: Continental Drift
remains in second place with ticket sales of $13.3 million this weekend, bringing its total domestic sales to just under $115 million.The Watch
debuts at number three having grossed $13 million over the weekend, while Step Up Revolution
is at four with sales of $11.8 million.Ted
completes the US box office top five, earning $7.4 million in its fifth weekend in theatres.
The US box office top ten in full:1.
(1) The Dark Knight Rises
(2) Ice Age 4: Continental Drift
(-) The Watch - $13,000,0004.
(-) Step Up Revolution - $11,800,0005.
(3) The Amazing Spider-Man
(5) Brave - $4,237,0008.
(6) Magic Mike
(7) Savages - $1,753,00010.
(9) Moonrise Kingdom
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