'The Help' takes box office over weekend
By Adnan Tezer Aug 22, 2011, 18:57 GMT
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Disney-DreamWorks' "The Help" won the domestic box office over the weekend with $20.5 million.
According to Variety, the domestic cumulative for the film stands at $71.8 million.
Twentieth Century Fox's "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" placed No. 2 for the weekend with $16.3 million for a domestic cumulative of $133.8 million.
The Weinstein Co.'s 3D film "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World" opened in the No. 3 spot with $12 million.
Lionsgate's 3D "Conan the Barbarian" opened in the No. 4 spot with $10 million.
Disney-DreamWorks' 3D horror remake "Fright Night" opened in the No. 5 spot with $8.3 million.