Box Office Beat: Prisoners Pushes Past the Competition


After his latest turn as the Wolverine, Hugh Jackman once again takes it to the top of the box office as the father on the search for his missing daughter. As the thriller beat back other suspenseful cinema like Insidious Chapter 2, check out what other movies made the top ten list.

1. Prisoners $21.4M
2. Insidious Chapter 2, $14.5M
3. The Family $7M
4. Instructions Not Included $5.7M
5. Battle of the Year $5M
6. We’re the Millers $4.7M
7. Lee Daniels’ The Butler $4.3M
8. Riddick $3.7M
9. The Wizard of Oz (3D/Imax) $3M
10. Planes $2.9M