By Mack Chico
05.16.2011 | By Mack Chico |
The film about the comic Norse god “Thor” continued to top the box office in its second weekend, followed by the comedy “Bridesmaids”.
The adventures of the son of King Odin, from the Marvel comics, raised $34.5 million in theaters in the United States and Canada and has a cumulative total of $120 million and counting.
“Bridesmaids“, which features a battle between two women to arrange the marriage of their friend, comes in second with $24.4 million.
“Fast and Furious 5“, starring Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson, was in third place with $19.5 million in its third week at the box office.
The horror movie of a priest hunting vampires, “Priest“, came in fourth, with 14.5 million in its first week in theaters.
The familiar “Rio” maintained its number five after five weeks in theaters, with $ 8 million RECAD this weekend and 125 million dollars since its release.
“Jumpig the Broom” about two African American families who are for a wedding, came in sixth place with $ 7.3 million.
Another romantic comedy, “Something Borrowed”, came in seventh place with $ 7 million, followed by “Water for Elephants” with 4.1 million dollars.
Close the box office this week, “Madea’s Big Happy Family”, with 2.2 million, and “Soul Surfer” with $ 1.8 million.