Weekend Box Office Estimates:
1. Ice Age 4 – $46 million
2. Amazing Spider-Man – $35 million
3. Ted – $22.15 million
The lovable prehistorics of ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift’ took the North American lead with $45.7 million this weekend cooling ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ into the number two spot. Ice Age 4 also topped the foreign box office with $95 million in overseas grosses.
Speaking of Spidey, that flick webbed in a $35 million second weekend making that a North American total of $200.9 million for Sony.
Universal’s ‘Ted’ is still bad-mouthing the competition in its third week. Seth MacFarlane’s big screen debut added an impressive $22.1 million. The R-rated comedy’s North American gross is now at $159 million.