Real Steel Tops Weekend Box Office

Entertainment Oct. 16, 2011 AT 5:22PM
Real Steel Tops Weekend Box Office

Real Steel was strong at the box office!

Hugh Jackman's science fiction action flick topped the box office this weekend. Real Steel earned $56.6 million domestically and $23.3 million internationally in its second weekend, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

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The remake of Footloose came in second, earning $16.1 million in its opening weekend. According to the Hollywood Reporter, 75 percent of the audience for Julianne Hough and Kenny Wormald's flick was female.

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The Thing opened in the number three spot with $8.7 million, while George Clooney and Ryan Gosling's The Ides of March came in fourth with $7.5 million.

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Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson's adult comedy The Big Year was a box office bomb, bringing in only $3.3 million and coming in ninth place.

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