Washington: ‘The Hunger Games’ claimed the number 1 spot at the box office for the fourth consecutive weekend, becoming the first film since James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ to remain in the top position for this long. The movie raked in an impressive 21.5 million dollars, a magazine has reported.
Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Banks and Woody Harrelson, it has earned 337.1 million dollars domestically since its March 23 debut. Sean Hayes, Will Sasso, and Chris Diamantopoulos’ comedy ‘The Three Stooges’ debuted in second place with 17.1 million dollars.
Chris Hemsworth and Jesse Williams’ horror flick’, The Cabin in the Woods’, premiered in third place with 14.9 million dollars. ‘Titanic’ 3D, James Cameron’s update of the 1997 film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, came in fourth place with 11.6 million dollars, while ‘American Reunion’ rounded out the top five with 10.7 million dollars.
The top five movies at the box office were:
The Hunger Games – 21.5 million dollars
The Three Stooges – 17.1 million dollars
The Cabin in the Woods – 14.9 million dollars
Titanic 3D – 11.6 million dollars
American Reunion – 10.7 million dollars