It might not be the moon, but Depsicable Me ran off with the #1 spot at the box office this weekend!
Goals of world domination aside, Gru and his gang took over theaters for the debut of Despiable Me. The animated feature rakes in more than $60.1 million this weekend.
Despicable Me did so well it managed to knock The Twilight Saga: Eclipse into second place. The teen vampire drama earned $33.4 million at the box office.
Coming in third was Predators, starring Lawrence Fishburne and Adrian Brody. It opened Friday and earned $25.3 million.
Toy Story 3 and The Last Airbender round out the list for the top five movies of the weekend.
– Sonya Eskridge