‘Dark Knight Rises’ On Top For Third Straight Week
First Published: August 5, 2012 1:12 PM EDT Credit: Warner Bros.
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- “The Dark Knight Rises” topped the box office for the third week in a row, making $36.4 million this past weekend.
The finale in Christopher Nolan’s epic Batman trilogy has now made nearly $355 million domestically alone, according to Sunday estimates from Warner Bros.
“Total Recall,” starring Colin Farrell in a new version of the thriller that helped solidify Arnold Schwarzenegger as an action star in 1990, opened in second place with $26 million, Columbia Pictures said.
And the Fox family comedy “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days” debuted at No. 3 with $14.7 million.
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