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‘Expendables’ Tops Friday Box Office

On Friday, “The Expendables” topped the box office with a gross of around $13.5 million. The film stars Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Eric Roberts, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Mickey Rourke and Steve Austin.


The second spot was taken by Sony’s big screen version of the best-selling novel "Eat Pray Love” with a Friday gross in the $8 million range. Women lined up outside theatres on Friday to watch the film which stars Julia Roberts.


“The Other Guys” had a solid Friday gross of over $5 million. This brought the Sony movie a cumulative gross to close to $60 million.


Universal’s "Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World” starring Michael Cera earned just over $4 million. 


Warner Bros.’ “Inception” earned $3.3 million on the weekend, making it gross a total of $240.5 million domestically to date.


And lastly, “Toy Story 3” is on the verge of becoming only the eleventh film in history to cross the $400 million mark in domestic revenue, with Friday's take of around $600,000 bringing its total near $400 million cume of $399.2 million. 


 

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