October 4, 2009

‘Zombieland’ creeps its way to No. 1

Zombieland stalked its way to the No. 1 spot for the weekend, raking in $25 million in estimated gross U.S. box office receipts.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs continued to enjoy sunny box office weather, taking in $16.7 million for the No. 2 spot during its third weekend.

All box office estimates are from Box Office Mojo.

Toy Story/Toy Story 2 was No. 3, with $12.5 million; The Invention of Lying was a distant fourth with $7.35 million; Surrogates was fifth with more than $7.34 million.

Capitalism: A Love Story and Whip It tied for sixth with $4.85 million each.

Fame (2009) was eighth with more than $4.75 million; and The Informant! was ninth with $3.8 million.

Love Happens was 10th with more than $2.77 million.