New York: 'Puss in Boots' opened with a solid if not spectacular $34 million, which was still good enough for a Halloween weekend record.
The 3-D animated family film, spun off from DreamWorks' 'Shrek' franchise, will hope to stay frisky next weekend and beyond to capitalise on largely positive reviews and audience reaction.
The top 20 movies at U.S. and Canadian theaters Friday through Sunday, followed by distribution studio, gross, number of theater locations, average receipts per location, total gross and number of weeks in release, as compiled Monday by Hollywood.com are:
1. 'Puss in Boots', Paramount/Dreamworks Animation, $34,077,439, 3,952 locations, $8,623 average, $34,077,439, one week....more
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Cast: Chloe Csengery, Jessica Tyler Brown, Christopher Nicholas Smith Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman 'Paranormal Activity 3' is neither as genuinely chilling as the first film, nor does it pack as many cheap thrills as the second one did. A few jolts aside, this is largely a disappointment. The film is essentially a prequel, backtracking all the way to 1988 to reveal what it is exactly that's been haunting sisters...
11:21 PM, Oct 21, 2011