Box Office Beat: 300 Rise of an Empire Battles Its Way to the Top


Sparta rose once again to battle Xerxes, avenge their fallen brethren, and knock the rest of the competition back with its debut. See where the rest of this weekend’s premiere landed on the top ten list:

1. 300: Rise of an Empire $45.1M
2. Mr. Peabody & Sherman $32.5M
3. Non-Stop $15.4M
4. The Lego Movie $11M
5. Son of God $10M
6. The Monuments Men $3.1M
7. 3 Days to Kill $3.1M
8. Frozen $3M
9. 12 Years a Slave $2.2M
10. Ride Along $2M