North American Box Office Roundup: moon light eclipsed the strong rise in vulnerability

China news agency, Los Angeles, November 29 (Reporter Zhang Wei) - Hit at the box office last weekend with a record of the teen idols film "crescent" brilliance overshadowed this weekend, narrowly beating inspirational film "weaknesses" honors, the North American box office Champion.

This weekend coincides with the Thanksgiving holiday, and, like last weekend, "Twilight Town 2: New Moon" (New Moon), inspirational film "weakness" (The Blind Side) and disaster film "2012" still Tiaoda Liang. While the top three movie box office last week the same table, but the box office counter-balance the trend is quite obvious.

Peak Pictures products include "crescent" last week, heroic spirit, the first day of release maddening more than 72 million U.S. dollars, in one fell swoop refresh the United States premiere of the film in the history of Japanese box office records, and to 142 million U.S. dollars over the weekend at the box office in history Open draw the best performance, one of the three films.

Although the "crescent" released at the beginning by the female "fans" strong pitch, but fans of the film's rating is not high, poor word of mouth indicates that the momentum of the film aspiration payment can not be sustained. According to statistics, "crescent" 42.5 million U.S. dollars revenue this weekend than last weekend, slid 100 million U.S. dollars, plunged 70 percent, "crescent" Although a slight edge reelection chances at the box office champion, but has also become This year, the biggest decline in movie box-office one. However, the 50 million U.S. dollars investment in the "crescent" has been released two weeks pours earned so far in North America have been harvested and 230 million U.S. dollars at the box office, the global total of up to 360 million U.S. dollars at the box office, becoming the most box office peak Pictures film.

Was almost the "crescent" topple the release last weekend of inspiration, the movie "weakness." The film about the African orphans in foster mother Tausi Michael incentives and care, become an American professional soccer player's inspirational story. And the "crescent" corresponds to the "weakness" in fan holds a good reputation. This weekend, "weaknesses" potentially very strong, to be firmly installed in 40 million U.S. dollars at the box office number two, this achievement than we premiered over the weekend rose 18 percent, very rare.

Large disaster, "2012" through last week's collapse this weekend after a stabilized climb to 18 million U.S. dollars to keep third place. Release three weeks ago, the film in total global box office close to 490 million U.S. dollars, of which more than Qicheng from overseas.

The new comedy released this week, an "old guy" (old dogs) ranked fourth with 17 million U.S. dollars; Disney animated movie "A Christmas Carol" (A Christmas Carol) to 16 million U.S. dollars followed; from South Korean actor Jung Ji-hoon starring thriller "Ninja Assassin" (Ninja Assassin) to 13 million U.S. dollars at the box office table ranked sixth. (End)