The star tribune ran an article by David Germain of the associated press about how "Clash of the Titans" clearly took over the box office this weekend. So far the movie has made $64.1 million in ticket sales since its release Thursday night, early Friday morning. The thing that makes many want to see this movie is the same thing that drew people to see Avatar; The 3D effects.
Coming in at No. 2 this weekend was Tyler Perry's "Why Did I Get Married Too?" which came in with $30.2 million. Coming in third for the weekend was "How to Train Your Dragon" drawing $29.2 million.
The rest of the weekend looked like this in this order was Miley Cyrus's "The Last Song" taking in $16.2 million and "Alice in Wonderland", which rounded out the top five, took in a mere $8.3 million, though raising its total since release to $309.8 million in the U.S. and $722 million worldwide.