The much anticipated film featuring martial arts legends Jackie Chan and Jet Li, The Forbidden Kingdom, premiered this weekend with $20.8 Million. Forgetting Sarah Marshall opened in the second spot with $17.3 Million. Last weeks Number One movie, Prom Night (2008), dropped to the Number Three spot with $9.1 Million. The third major release of week, 88 Minutes (a film that by all rights should have been released straight-to-video, premiered in fourth place with $6.8 Million), Nim’s Island, 21, Street Kings, Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who!, Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed (the fourth major release of the week, made $3.15 Million) and Leatherheads rounded out the top ten respectively.
Source: Box Office Mojo