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The actor formerly know as "the Rock" sits atop the box office heap.
Two 1970s remakes weighed down on "Watchmen" in its second Friday as Disney’s Dwayne Johnson adventure "Race to Witch Mountain" notched first with $6.7 million followed by Universal/Rogue’s "The Last House on the Left" which reaped $5.6 million.
In the meantime, Watchmen has imploded, falling 78%. If Warner Bros. was looking for legs on the picture, the company had better start looking elsewhere.
Meanwhile, Coraline hangs in at #10, accumulating grosses that now total $67,183,000.
Add On: Who among us could have guessed that Witch Mountain would triumph again? I mean, since Eddie Albert is dead.
Ah, but the retoasted Disney chestnut lands atop the winter heap, taking in $25 million on its opening weekend.
Elsewhere on the box office list, Taken and Coraline hold well, and Watchmen runs through its fan base to decline 67% (and change) in its second weekend.
Coraline. at Number Seven, is now bumping against a $70 million gross. But I tremble to think what will happen to the little girl when the oncoming Monsters Vs. Aliens gobbles up a bunch of those stereoscopic screens ...