Identity Thief Tops Box Office with $36.6 Million
Identity Thief stole a victory at the box office over the weekend.
The Jason Bateman-Melissa McCarthy comedy opened in first place with an estimated 36.6 million dollars.
The previous box office champ, Warm Bodies, slipped to the second spot, with 11.5 million.
The weekend's other wide release, the Steven Soderbergh thriller Side Effects, rounded out the top three, collecting 10 million dollars.
Here are the top 10 movies from Friday, February 8th, through Sunday, February 10th, with estimated ticket sales:
1. Identity Thief, $36.6 million.
2. Warm Bodies, $11.5 million.
3. Side Effects, $10 million.
4. Silver Linings Playbook, $6.9 million.
5. Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, $5.8 million.
6. Mama, $4.3 million.
7. Zero Dark Thirty, $4 million.
8. Argo, $2.5 million.
9. Django Unchained, $2.3 million.
10. Bullet to the Head, $2 million.