Immortals conquers box office

2011-11-14 08:24

Los Angeles - Epic action movie Immortals won the weekend box-office battle with a better-than-expected $32m in US and Canadian ticket sales, according to studio estimates released on Sunday.

Immortals topped new Adam Sandler comedy Jack and Jill, which finished in second place for the weekend with $26m. Animated family film Puss in Boots was close behind with $25.5m, landing in third place.

Independent studio Relativity Media released Immortals. Jack and Jill was distributed by Sony. Puss in Boots was produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom.