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'Four Christmases' Jingles for Second Time at the Box Office

December 9, 2008 (1:52 am) GMT
The holiday comedy film starring Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn, 'Four Christmases', still dominates the box office chart, while 'Twilight' climbs up a spot to the runner-up position.

The holiday spirit is all around with "" remaining atop the North American box office. Becoming the indisputable #1 movie at the chart this weekend, December 5 to 7, the romantic comedy starring and has brought in another $16.8 million to the total of $69.4 million.

Screened at 3,335 theaters across the U.S., this New Line Cinema film experiences a 46.1% decrease in sales from its last week $31.1 million bow. Of "Four Christmases" success staying at the top position, Box Office Mojo president Brandon Gray claims that the film "had a deep hold as far as post-Thanksgivings go".

On the other top five movies, "" climbs up a slot to the runner-up position with $13 million. Switching places with "" which was last week's runner-up, the Catherine Hardwicke-directed vampire drama has collected $138.4 million cume over its three weekend viewing in theaters. Meanwhile, "Bolt" rakes in around three million less than "Twilight" with $9.8 million.

Another movie moving up the box office ladder is "". The Baz Luhrmann epic drama starring and secures the fourth position, pulling in $7.1 million over the weekend. Rounding up the top five is "" with another $6.8 million to the total of $151.6 million.

Top Ten Movies at Weekend Box Office for December 5-7:

  1. "" - $16.8 million
  2. "" - $13 million
  3. "" - $9.8 million
  4. "" - $7.1 million
  5. "" - $6.8 million
  6. "" - $5.1 million
  7. "" - $4.7 million
  8. "" - $4.3 million
  9. "" - $3.4 million
  10. "" - $2.6 million


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