"Chicken Little" remained No. 1 in the pecking order, taking in $32 million in its second weekend to beat back a flock of new movies
The little 'Chicken' isn't that weak at the box office. The animation genre tentatively titled "Chicken Little" surprisingly repeats its success in the box office, remaining on top with $32 million in its second weekend to beat back number of new movies. Debuting as the second best movie for this weekend is the sci-fi fantasy "Zathura: A Space Adventure," taking in $14 million.
The has just released thriller "Derailed" opens in third with $12.8 million, followed behind by the sensational and highly protested semi-autobiographical drama "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" at No. 4 with $12.5 million, and "Jarhead" at 5th taking in $12.3 million. "Saw 2" which scores another $9.4 million wins the 6th position, ahead of "The Legend of Zorro" at No. 7 with $6.6 million.
No. 8 is "Prime," taking in another $4 million for a total box office of $19 million. At the same time, "Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story" makes another $3.8 million for a total box office of $29 million to be at No. 9, after which comes the new take on Jane Austen's 19th century classic of romance and class conflict "Pride & Prejudice" at No. 10 with $2.8 million.