Los Angeles: Action movie Expendables 2 kept the No. 1 spot at U.S. and Canadian box offices for a second week as two new films provided light competition during a slow movie-going weekend.
Expendables 2 won the weekly race with $13.5 million in ticket sales from Friday through Sunday, according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters. The film, starring Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and other 1980s tough guys, has pulled in $52.3 million during two weekends in theaters.
With Hollywood's big summer season winding down, studios did not release any superhero stories, sequels or big-budget blockbusters. New thriller Premium Rush finished seventh, taking in $6.3 million, while comedy Hit & Run debuted in the number-10 slot.
Another action sequel, The Bourne Legacy, landed in the No. 2 spot with $9.3 million at North American (U.S. and Canadian) theatres during its third weekend. The movie stars Jeremy Renner in a reboot of a spy franchise that previously featured Matt Damon....more
10:22 AM, Aug 27, 2012
New Delhi: If you like action films then The Expendables 2 is your trip to heaven. You wouldnt be able to find a single contemporary action hero missing from the cast of this film. Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Norris, Terry Crews, Randy Couture, Liam Hemsworth, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, and Arnold Schwarzenegger, you just name it and they will appear on the screen. After...
06:05 PM, Aug 23, 2012