'madagascar 3,' 'prometheus' Team For Big Weekend


Circus animals and space beasts have lifted Hollywood to a huge weekend. The cuddly critters of "Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted" led the weekend with a $60.4 million debut domestically, followed by a big opening for Ridley Scott's alien saga "Prometheus" at No. 2 with $50 million, according to studio estimates Sunday.

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  • Foreign Box Office: 'Madagascar 3' Repeats as No. 1 Overseas, Grossing More Than $158 Million in Two Rounds
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  • 'Madagascar 3' Tops Box Office Food Chain
    Madagascar 3 continued to captivate audiences over the weekend, returning to the top of the box office for its second week out. The sci-fi drama reeled in $21 million, while the big budget musical earned just $15 million over the weekend.
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  • Weekend Box Office Report: 'Madagascar 3' and 'Prometheus' Remain Supreme
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    06/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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