You’ve Got B.O.: ‘Avatar’ Rises

by | December 21, 2009 at 2:22 AM | The Movies

James Cameron’s Avatar, a visual spectacle a decade in the making, stormed the box office with a $73 million haul, while Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker predictably bombed with their rom-com Did You Hear About The Morgans? George Clooney’s Golden Globe favorite Up In The Air debuts on the top ten list as well.

1. Avatar – $73m
2. The Princess and the Frog – $12.2m
3. The Blind Side – $10m
4. Did You Hear About The Morgans? – $7m
5. The Twilight Saga: New Moon – $4.3m
6. Invictus – $4.1m
7. A Christmas Carol – $3.4m
8. Up In The Air – $3.1m
9. Brothers – $2.6m
10. Old Dogs – $2.2m