You’ve Got B.O.: “Avatar” Keeps On Climbing

by | January 18, 2010 at 12:27 AM | The Movies

James Cameron’s Golden-Globe-winning epic Avatar continued its insanely lucrative theatrical run, raking in another $41.3 million in its breakneck race toward the all-time box office championship. Denzel Washington’s well-received post-apocalyptic flick The Book of Eli had a strong showing in its debut, but it couldn’t unseat the Avatar freight train.

1. Avatar – $41.3m
2. The Book of Eli – $31.6m
3. The Lovely Bones – $17m
4. Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Squeakuel – $11.5m
5. Sherlock Holmes – $9.8m
6. The Spy Next Door – $9.7m
7. It’s Complicated – $7.6m
8. Leap Year – $5.8m
9. The Blind Side – $5.5m
10. Up In The Air – $5.4m