The Hunger Games Maintains Top Box Office Spot for Second Week


The Hunger Games really does have the odds in its favor.

Topping the box office for the second weekend in a row, the Jennifer Lawrence/Josh Hutcherson/Liam Hemsworth flick brought in $61.1 million from theatergoers.

This brings the Hunger Games total earnings so far to a whopping $251 million in just 10 days. Last week, it made a record-breaking debut and netted $155 million.

In the number two and three spots are openers Wrath of the Titans and Mirror Mirror. The Liam Neeson action-fantasy flick earned $34.2 million while Julia Roberts' Disney Snow White remake made $19 million.

Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum's 21 Jump Street nabbed the #4 spot with $15 million, and Taylor Swift/Zac Efron's Dr. Seuss' The Lorax came in fifth this week with $8 million.

Rounding out the box office results for April 1: Taylor Kitsch's John Carter ($2 million), Emily Blunt's Salmon Fishing in the Yemen ($1.2 million), Alex Veadov's Act of Valor ($1 million), Eddie Murphy's A Thousand Words ($0.9 million) and Dwayne Johnson's Journey 2: The Mysterious Island ($0.8 million).

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