Taking last week baton as the first runner of domestic box office weekend is "". Racking in $47,227,000, the Pixar production places itself high above predicted runner this week, "". While the action movie has stolen an early start, it fails to beat the "mouse" and can only be satisfied getting the runner up post. The fourth installment of Die Hard closes down to $33,150,000.
Despite the #1 slot, "Ratatouille" is still a far reach to Pixar's highest grossing flick. For meanwhile, it maybe is a personal satisfaction after all with his charm as John McClane still 'kicking'. Former champion "" drops two places to #3 with total earning less than half of last week at $15,089,000. It is only a one third run for the comedy to fill in the budget of $175 mill.