"Taken 2" Held the Top Stop At the Box Office This Weekend

"Taken 2" Held the Top Stop At the Box Office This Weekend

Despite the fact that Ben Affleck's critically-acclaimed, Oscar-buzzed film Argo opened strong with $20.1 million earned domestically this weekend, it was the Liam Neeson-starring Taken 2 that took the top spot at the box ofice this weekend for the second week in a row. The film earned a solid $22 million this weekend, putting its cumulative domestic earnings at about $86 million.

As for other films that opened this weekend, Sinister debuted at #3 with $18.8 million - amazing numbers when you take into account that it cost $3 million to make - Here Comes the Boom at #5 with $12 million, and Seven Psychopaths at an unfortunate #9 with only $3.5 million earned.

What did you see this weekend?

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[via Deadline]

Tags: taken-2, argo, seven-psychopaths
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