"Four Christmases" Tops Holiday Weekend Box Office
Posted on Mon Dec 1, 2008 09:53 AM PDT
LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - The romantic comedy "Four Christmases" topped the box office over the Thanksgiving weekend.
The film with Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn playing a couple struggling to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas, brought in $31.7 million over the three-day weekend.
Disney's animated "Bolt" tooks econd place with $26.6 million, just ahead of last week's top earner, the vampire film "Twilight," at $26.4 million.
The James Bond thriller "Quantum of Solace," which came in fourth place this weekend, has raked in the most total ticket sales since its debut two weeks ago, with $142 million.
"Australia" racked up $14.8 million, while "Transporter 3" earned $12.3 million.
In eighth place, "Role Models" brought in $5.28 million, followed by "The Boy in the Striped Pajamas" at $1.69 million.
"Milk" rounded up the top ten in its debut weekend with $1.38 million in ticket sales.
The top 12 films grossed $156.7 million this weekend, more than twice the amount in the same period last year, according to the industry experts.