Kung Fu Panda tops weekend Box OfficeJune 9th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Jack Black and Angelina Jolie voiced animation Kung Fu Panda topped the weekend box-office with an earning of 60 million dollars.
In second spot was the Adam Sadler comedy You Don’t Mess With the Zohan, which raked in 40 million dollars.
The movie stars Adam Sandler as Zohan Dvir, an Israeli anti-terrorism commando, who fakes his own death in order to pursue his dream - becoming a hairstylist in New York.
Third place went to Harrison Ford starrer Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull which took in 22.8 million dollars as per estimates compiled by Exhibitor Relations Co, reports E! Online.
The movie version of hit TV show Sex and the City, starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Davis, Kim Cattrall and Cynthia Nixon came in fourth place, making 21.3 million dollars.
The top five was rounded off by The Strangers, starring Liv Tyler and Scott Speedman, which grossed 9.3 million dollars over the weekend.
The list for the top ten highest grossing movies at the US box office is:
Kung Fu Panda, USD 60 million
You Don’t Mess With the Zohan, USD 40 million
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, USD 22.8 million
Sex and the City, USD 21.3 million
The Strangers, USD 9.3 million
Iron Man, USD 7.5 million
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, USD 5.5 million
What Happens in Vegas, USD 3.4 million
Baby Mama, USD 779,090
Made of Honor, USD 775,000 (ANI)
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