Box Office Beat: MIB 3 Nabs Top Spot Memorial Day Weekend

By  May 28, 2012

Will Smith’s time travel tale to save the world from an alien invasion was the only thing that could knock back Marvel’s juggernaut, solidly marking the actor’s return to the big screen. See where the comic book movie and others landed this week:

1. MIB 3 $55 M
2. Marvel’s The Avengers $37 M
3. Battleship $11 M
4. The Dictator $9.6 M
5. Chernobyl Diaries $8 M
6. Dark Shadows $7.5 M
7. What to Expect When You’re Expecting $7.2 M
8. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel $6.4 M
9. The Hunger Games $2.8 M
10. Think Like a Man $1.4 M