Entertainment

“The Hunger Games” Remains Atop The Box Office

View Comments
Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks, left), Haymitch Abernathy (Woody Harrelson, center) and Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence, right) in THE HUNGER GAMES.  Photo Credit: Murray Close

Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks, left), Haymitch Abernathy (Woody Harrelson, center) and Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence, right) in THE HUNGER GAMES. Photo Credit: Murray Close

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

LOS ANGELES (AP) – “The Hunger Games” is still the first item on the menu for movie fans. The blockbuster took in $61.1 million to remain the No. 1 film in its second weekend. Starring Jennifer Lawrence as a teen force to compete in a televised death match, “The Hunger Games” lifted its domestic total to $251 million after just 10 days.

Studio estimates Sunday put “The Hunger Games” well ahead of Sam Worthington’s action sequel “Wrath of the Titans,” which opened in second-place with $34.2 million. That’s far below the $61.2 million opening of its predecessor, “Clash of the Titans,” two years ago.

Julia Roberts’ comic “Snow White” reinvention “Mirror Mirror” debuted at No. 3 with $19 million. Roberts plays the wicked queen opposite Lily Collins as Snow White.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,935 other followers