May 25, 2009
‘Museum’ is No. 1 at the U.S. box office
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian was No. 1 at the U.S. box office the weekend of May 22-24, Rentrak Theatrical said.
The company's Box Office Essentials theatrical box office data collection and analytical service estimated the weekend gross for
Museum was $53.5 million.
Terminator Salvationwith $43 million, followed by
Star Trekat No. 3 with $22 million,
Angels & Demonsat No. 4 with $21.4 million and
Dance Flickat No. 5 with $11.1 million.
Rounding out the top tier are
X-Men Origins: Wolverine at No. 6 with $7.9 million,
The Ghosts Of Girlfriends Past at No. 7 with $3.7 million,
Obsessed at No. 8 with $2 million,
Monsters vs. Aliens at No. 9 with $1.4 million and
17 Again at No. 10 with $1 million.
Terminator reportedly earned an additional $13 million Thursday, its first day in U.S. theaters.