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NEW YORK: Gravity, George Clooney and Sandra Bullock’s space thriller, has not only topped this weekend’s box-office, but also created a new collection record.
The film, which was made on a budget of $100 million, collected $55.6 million at the weekend box office, creating a new record.
Previously, Paranormal Activity 3 had collected a record $52.6 million on its opening. Gravity‘s big-bang opening is also a record opening for Clooney and Bullock.
At number 2 is Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, raking in $14.5 million in its second week.
With $7.6 million, Runner Runner was at the third spot.
Here’s the Box Office Mojo list of top 10 earners this weekend:
1. Gravity: $55.6 million
2. Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (week 2): $14.5 million
3. Runner Runner: $7.6 million
4. Prisoners: $5.7 million
5. Rush: $4.4 million
6. Don Jon, $4.2 million
7. Baggage Claim, $4.1 million
8. Insidious Chapter 2, $3.9 million
9. Pulling Strings, $2.5 million
10. Enough Said $2.2 million