‘The Conjuring’ frightens audiences to first place
Moviegoers were ready to be scared this weekend with “The Conjuring” coming into first place at the box office.
The haunted house horror which was based on a true story debuted with $41.5 million over the weekend. The movie dethroned the former three-week-champ ‘Despicable Me 2,” which came into second place with $25 million.
In third place this week was the new Dreamworks animated film ‘Turbo’ which took in $21.5 million.
The fourth place film this week was the Adam Sandler movie, ‘Grown Ups 2’ with $20 million.
Rounding out the top 5 is the new Bruce Willis film, ‘Red 2’ with $18.5 million.