With an opening weekend gross of $25.4 million, “Underworld Awakening,” a movie about the human race discovering the existence of Vampire and Lycan clans that need eradication, finished number one at the movie box office. The film is in 3-D.
The new film about the Tuskegee Airman produced by George Lucas with $50 million of his own money, came in second last weekend with a respectable total of $19.1 million.
The Mark Wahlberg action thriller, “Contraband,” came in third with $12.2 million.
The latest Tom Hanks movie, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” opened to mixed reviews and came in fourth with $10.6 million. “Haywire” was number five with $9 million. For a complete listing of all details from last weekend’s box office results, click on the link below.
One of the movies opening next weekend is “The Grey” starring Liam Neeson. It’s about some people who survive a plane crash in frigid wasteland.