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US Box Office: ‘Madagascar 3’ Hits ‘Prometheus’ & ‘Snow White’

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The Europe’s most wanted ‘Madagascar 3′ movie hits ‘Prometheus’ and ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ on North American (US) box office. The third installment of the DreamWorks animated series grabs in an estimated $60.35m across 4,258 theatres on its debut weekend.
The pleasing outcome marks the best home debut from a DreamWorks films since “Shrek Forever After”, which calmed $70.8 million in 2010. Viewers and critics loved this one the most, a real accomplishment, says Anne Globe – DreamWorks president of marketing.

Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’ film comes in second spot, bringing in $50 million, although – the sci-fi project appeared at almost a thousand less cinemas than Madagascar 3. The movie ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ falls from two to three place from last weekend’s number one, taking in a further $23 million. Will Smith’s ‘Men in Black III’ and ‘The Avengers’ entire the top five places, achieving $13.5 million and $10.8 million resp.
The US box office Top Ten Movies Full List as follows:
1. Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted – $60,350,000
2. Prometheus – $50,000,000
3. Snow White and the Huntsman – $23,021,000
4. Men in Black III – $13,500,000
5. The Avengers – $10,809,000
6. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – $3,235,000
7. What to Expect When You’re Expecting – $2,710,000
8. Battleship – $2,286,000
9. The Dictator – $2,150,000
10. Moonrise Kingdom – $1,579,000

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