Slicing and dicing is a lucrative business to be in, don't you think?
And the Zombie Flick is #3, putting Steve Carell in middle of a horror-gore sandwich.
Meanwhile, animated Tim Burton now holds down #10 on the hit list. Nightmare Before Christmas has collected $7.6 million in its latest reissue...
Update: To nobody's surprise, the carnage fans turned out in force for Saw IV, and the gore-fest takes in $32.1 million (slightly below the last Saw's opening weekend numbers.
Dan In Real Life -- running in the Place position a half mile back -- snares "$12 million, while 30 Days of Night, last week's Big Horror Movie, drops 58% while collecting $6.7 million.
In the animated category, Nightmare Before Christmas, jingling along at #10, drops a mere 37.2% to run its total to $10 million.
And The Ten Commandments? It stands at $788,000 after two weekends in release. It won't be adding theaters.