Mirror, Mirror, Who’s The Fairest At the Box Office?

By Bill Wine

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)Snow White and the Huntsman, the fairytale thriller starring Charlize Theron and Kristin Stewart, totaled an estimated $56 million on its debut weekend, earning it a first-place box office finish.

That dropped last weekend’s ticket-selling leader, Men in Black 3, to second place with $29 million, which pushed it over the $100 million mark.

Third place went to the blockbuster, The Avengers, with another $20 million, still going strong, its cumulative take over the $550 million mark.

Rounding out the top five were holdovers Battleship and The Dictator, with $5 million each.

The weekend’s other new attraction, the faith-based action drama, For Greater Glory, with Andy Garcia, took in just under $2 million, placing it tenth.

Overall, industry-wide totals were down from those of a year ago for the third straight weekend.

Top Content On CBSPhilly

More from Bill Wine
Comments

One Comment

Comments are closed.

More From CBS Philly

Guide To Oktoberfests And Other Fall Beer Events
Sign Up Now!

Listen Live