‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ Leads Weekend Box Office, Following by ‘Finding Nemo 3D’

Finding Nemo 3D and Resident Evil lead weekend box office
‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ Leads Weekend Box Office, Following by ‘Finding Nemo 3D’

September 16 weekend box office results: The weekend box office results improved over the results from a week ago, with Sony Gems’ Resident Evil: Retribution, the fifth installment in the series starring Milla Jovovich,  taking the No. 1 spot with $21.1 million, followed by Pixar’s G-rated animation powerhouse Finding Nemo (3D), in second place with $18 million, followed by Lionsgate The Possession in the No. 3 spot with $6 million, Weinstein’s Lawless took fourth place with $4.2 million and rounding out the top five was Focus Pictures ParaNorman with $3 million.

The Master breaks record at box office
‘The Master’ Shatters Box Office Opening on Momentum from Toronto and Venice Film Festivals (Weinstein Co.)

The Weinstein Co.’s The Master, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman, as two men enmeshed in mind games, set a new record for a stellar opening on the strong momentum it built at the Venice and Toronto film festivals. The Master grossed $730,000 for September 14 – 16.

Weekend Box Office Results

1.  Resident Evil: Retribution $21.1 million
2. Finding Nemo (3D) $18 million
3. The Possession $6 million
4. Lawless $4.2 million
5. ParaNorman $3.04 million
6. The Expendables 2 $3.03 million
7. The Words $3 million
8. The Bourne Legacy $2.9 million
9.  The Odd Life of Timothy Green $2.5 million
10. The Campaign $2.4 million