Box Office Beat: Oz Floats Above the Competition


The Wizard of Oz couldn’t be stopped, not against the evil witch and not against any of the other films this weekend, staying put at the number one spot for the second week in a row. Let’s see where this week’s debuts landed:

1. Oz: The Great and Powerful $42.2 M
2. The Call $17.1 M
3. The Incredible Burt Wonderstone $10.3 M
4. Jack the Giant Slayer $6.2 M
5. Identity Thief $4.5 M
6. Snitch $3.5 M
7. 21 and Over $2.6 M
8. Silver Linings Playbook $2.6 M
9. Safe Haven $2.5 M
10. Escape from Planet Earth $2.3 M