Box Office

Box Office: August 19-21, 2011: THE HELP

Emma Stone, The Help 2011

Conan 2.0 bombed. The Help was Number One at the box office this weekend with $20.4 Million. Rise of the Planet of the Apes was Second with $16.3 Million for $133.7 Million so far. Spy Kids: All the Time in the World premiered in Third Place with $12 Million. Conan the Barbarian premiered in Fourth Place with $10 Million. The Smurfs was Fifth with $8 Million for $117.7 Million so far. Fright Night (which premiered this weekend), Final Destination 5, 30 Minutes or Less, One Day (which premiered this weekend), and Crazy, Stupid, Love. rounded out the top ten respectively.

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (often referred to as Spy Kids 4D) is an American 4D action-adventure family film directed by Robert Rodriguez and the fourth installment in the Spy Kids series.

Conan the Barbarian is a 3-D sword and sorcery film based on the character Conan the Barbarian created by Robert E. Howard. The film, shot in 2010 and released in 2011, is a new interpretation of the Conan mythology, and is not related to the films featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger. It stars Jason Momoa in the titular role, alongside Rachel Nichols, Rose McGowan, Stephen Lang, Ron Perlman, and Bob Sapp with Marcus Nispel directing.

Fright Night is a 3D horror comedy film directed by Craig Gillespie. It is a remake of the 1985 Tom Holland film of the same name.

One Day is a film directed by Lone Scherfig. It was adapted by David Nicholls from his 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess.

Source: Boxofficemojo


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