Will Smiths ‘I Am Legend’ tops weekend Box OfficeDecember 17th, 2007 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Will Smith starrer I Am Legend topped the weekend box office with an earning of 76.5 million dollars.
The sci-fi remake has become Smith’s biggest-ever opener, and the highest-grossing film version of Richard Matheson’s 1954 novel of the same name.
In second place on the list complied by Exhibitor Relations was Foxs Alvin and the Chipmunks which raked in 45 million dollars.
The two movies combined earnings accounted for about 80 percent of all ticket sales among the weekend’s Top 12 movies, reports E! Online.
Third highest grosser for the weekend was family comedy-drama the Nicole Kidman-Daniel Craig starrer The Golden Compass with an earning of 9 million dollars.
The top five was rounded off by Disneys Enchanted, a movie that pokes fun at Disney princess adventures, and No Country for Old Men that raked in 6 million dollars and 3 million dollars respectively.
The top 10 films based on Friday-Sunday estimates compiled by Exhibitor Relations are:
I Am Legend, $76.5 million
Alvin and the Chipmunks, $45 million
The Golden Compass, $9 million
Enchanted, $6 million
No Country for Old Men, $3 million
The Perfect Holiday, $2.97 million
Fred Claus, $2.31 million
This Christmas, $2.3 million
Atonement, $1.9 million
August Rush, $1.8 million (ANI)
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