PICS: Usher shared a sweaty nude selfie on Snapchat and the thirst is real! (WARNING: NSFW)

Mariah Carey gave a mind-blowing performance in CT that was worth the wait! See the pics here!

Apes climbs to No 1

2011-08-07 22:02
 

Los Angeles - Apes have climbed to the top rung of the weekend box office.

According to studio estimates Sunday, Rise of the Planet of the Apes took in $54m to open as the No 1 movie.

That was more than analysts expected for the Apes prequel, though well below the $68.5m opening of Tim Burton's Planet of the Apes remake 10 years ago.

The family tale The Smurfs remained at No 2 for the second-straight weekend with $21m, lifting its domestic total to $76.2m.

The sci-fi Western Cowboys & Aliens, which debuted at No 1 narrowly ahead of The Smurfs a week earlier, fell to third with $15.8m, raising its total to $67.4m.

The comedy The Change-Up opened a weak No 4 with $13.5m.

Read more on:    us  |  movies
NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Recent News

Several news organisations are reporting that prescription drugs were found with Prince when he was found dead in his Paisley Park complex. Read More »

To celebrate HRH's 90th birthday, Buckingham Palace issued three official photographs of the queen and her family. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.