It took its second weekend – and even Saturday and Sunday of that – but Safe House slipped by the competition this President’s Day Weekend, just edging past The Vow‘s second weekend take and Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance‘s debut. The Denzel Washington starrer might find itself down a notch when the actual numbers are revealed. When the numbers are this close, it could be anyone’s ballgame until all the numbers come in.
The new thriller Safe House topped the box office last weekend, easily beating out the new Ghost Rider sequel. Safe House delivered $23.8 million in ticket sales. Last week's top movie The Vow came in second with $23.1 million. Ghos...
Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance finishes in third place with $22 million, while This Means War takes fifth place with $17.5 million. [...]
Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor's "Ghost Rider" sequel starring Nicolas Cage had a competitive third place finish opening weekend, bested by "Safe House" and "The Vow."