Weekend Box Office Recap

The big green ogre beats the guy in the steel suit as "Shrek Forever After" takes the top spot, earning $71 million in its opening bow. "Iron Man 2" drops to second place, earning $26.6 mil.

"Magruber" falls flat (as expected) landing in 6th place and bringing in a little over 4 million. Rick Groen of the Globe and Mail summed it up best: "Its MacAwful."

The biggest loser for the weekend was "How to Train Your Dragon," dropping 63% from the previous weekend.

And "The Back Up Plan" and "Furry Vengance" drop out of the list.


Here's the top ten according to studio estimates released on Sunday:

1 (new) Shrek Forever After $71,250,000
2 (1) Iron Man 2 $26,600,000
3 (2) Robin Hood $18,699,175
4 (3) Letters to Juliet $9,100,000
5 (4) Just Wright $4,225,000
6 (new) MacGruber $4,145,375
7 (7) Date Night $2,825,000
8 (6) A Nightmare on Elm Street $2,285,000
9 (5) How to Train Your Dragon  $1,850,000
10 (new) Kites $1,037,682

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