The ComingSoon.net Box Office Report has been updated with studio estimates for the weekend. Click here for the full box office estimates of the top 12 films and then check back on Monday for the final figures based on actual box office.
After two weeks of Harry Potter at the top, Disney’s Tangled took over the box office with an estimated $21.5 million this weekend. The animated hit, featuring the voices of Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi and Donna Murphy, has earned $96.5 million domestically after two weeks. Internationally, Tangled added $26 million for a two-week total of $45.8 million. The movie has reached $142.3 million worldwide.
In second place, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (Warner Bros.) added $16.7 million its third weekend to take its domestic total to $244.2 million. The movie brought in another $54.4 million overseas for a foreign total of $469.1 million and worldwide sum of $713.3 million.
The race for third and fourth was too close to call, as both Screen Gems’ Burlesque and Fox’s Unstoppable earned about $6.1 million. The former has brought in $27 million after two weeks and the latter stands at $68.9 million after four weeks.
Fox’s Love and Other Drugs rounded out the top five with $5.7 million. The film has earned $22.6 million in two weeks.
Moviegoers were not very interested in the only new wide release, Relativity Media’s The Warrior’s Way. The fantasy action film, starring Dong-gun Jang, Kate Bosworth, Geoffrey Rush and Danny Huston, brought in just $3.1 million from 1,622 theaters, an average of $1,881 per theater.
Opening in limited release, the Darren Aronofsky-directed Black Swan, starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, Mila Kunis, Barbara Hershey and Winona Ryder, earned an impressive $1.4 million from only 18 theaters. That’s an average of $77,444 per theater! Also, I Love You Phillip Morris, with Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor and Leslie Mann, took in $113,000 from six theaters.
Click here for the full box office results of the top 12 films.