Jul 4, 2010
Eclipse, Airbender, Toy Story 3 Returns Good in Box Office This Week
Written under: Entertainment
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse remains at number one in the box office Friday to get estimated sales of $28.5 million.
Currently, the movie has now an estimated four-day holiday weekend gross of $105 million, which would add up to an opening six-day tally at more than $198 million, putting it ahead of “New Moon’s” first six-day number of around $178 million.
Meanwhile, in second place, Paramount’s fantasy “The Last Airbender,” held steady. Following its $16.4 million bow on Thursday, it again grossed more than $16 million on Friday.
In its third weekend, Disney’s “Toy Story 3″ held down the third spot, taking in about $10.5 million. Now with more than $269 million in total grosses, the sequel moves closer to cracking the $300 million mark domestically.
Sophomore hold-overs “Grown Ups” and “Knight and Day” took the fourth and fifth positions respectively. Sony’s “Grown Ups” took in $6.9 million, while Fox’s “Knight and Day” picked up $3.4 million.