"Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" debuted as the top weekend movie with $16.1 million
The clay-animated family film "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit" becomes this weekend top movie, earning $16.1 million during the three days beginning October 7. The new release successfully tops last week's champ, the airplane thriller "Flightplan," which slips to No. 2 with $10.8 million, ahead of the new wide release "In Her Shoes," which debuts at No. 3 with $10 million.
Elsewhere, the sports gambling drama "Two for the Money" debuts in 4th place with $8.4 million, followed behind by "The Gospel" at No. 5 with $8.0 million. Securing the 6th place at this weekend box office is "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride," with $6.5 million. Taking in $5.7 million, "Waiting" secures the 7th place, while "A History of Violence," wins the 8th rank with $5.1 million. Rounding out this weekend's Top 10 is "Serenity" at 9th with $4.9 million and "Into the Blue" at 10th with $4.8 million.