The theory that audiences would wait for the tentpole movies of July before opening their wallets went down in flames this weekend as two all-original movies (R-rated ones at that) delivered stellar openings. Ted and Magic Mike bested Brave by taking first and second place: nearly doubling their pre-weekend projections and giving box office watchers a lot more to consider than the imminent arrival of The Amazing Spider-Man.
|4||Madea’s Witness Protection||$26,350,000||$26.3|
|6||A Lincoln: Vampire Hunter||$6,000,000||$29|
|9||Snow White & the Huntsman||$4,405,000||$145.6|
|10||People Like Us||$4,300,000||$4.3|