The Box-Office Beat: Saw 3D and Paranormal Activity 2 Scare Halloween Audiences

This Halloween weekend, movie-goers were looking for a fright… and that explains why Saw 3D and Paranormal Activity 2 took the first and second spots respectively on the charts. See what other movies made the big, bad bucks at the box office.

1 – Saw 3D: $22.5 M
2 – Paranormal Activity 2: $16.5 M
3 – Red: $10.8 M
4 – Jackass 3D: $8.4 M
5 – Hereafter: $6.3 M
6 – Secretariat: $5.1 M
7 – The Social Network :$4.7 M
8 – Life As We Know It; $4.0 M
9 – The Town: $2.0 M
10 – Conviction: $1.8 M