'Valentine's Day' Courts $52.4M Opening Weekend

Wednesday, Feb 24, 2010  |  Updated 11:50 AM PDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
"Valentine's Day" Courts $52.4M Opening Weekend

New Line Cinema

advertisement

The star-studded romance "Valentine's Day" has wooed audiences with a $52.4 million opening weekend.

The movie easily grabbed the No. 1 spot on Valentine's weekend. The cast of "Valentine's Day" includes Ashton Kutcher, Jessica Alba, Jennifer Garner, Anne Hathaway, Julia Roberts, Jamie Foxx, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Biel, Shirley MacLaine, Taylor Swift and Taylor Lautner.

Opening in a tight race for No. 2 were the action fantasy "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief" with $31.1 million and the werewolf tale "The Wolfman" with $30.6 million.

The blockbuster "Avatar" was fourth with $22 million. "Avatar" raised its domestic total to $659.6 million and its worldwide haul to $2.3 billion.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
Bay Area Proud
Bay Area Proud is NBC Bay... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out