'One Direction: This Is Us' tops weekend box office with $17M earnings

ANI
2 September 2013

Johannesburg, Sept 02 (ANI): New concert film, One Direction: This Is Us, from British boy band 'One Direction' has opened up at first place at the US weekend box office with earnings of17 million dollars, according to studio estimates.

The concert documentary, directed by American documentary film-maker Morgan Spurlock, who is best known for his 2004 fast-food expose 'Super Size Me', deposed Lee Daniels' 'The Butler' from the top spot to conquer the first place, News24 reported.

The Butler took the second spot with 14.7 million dollars earnings.

The third place was bagged by Jennifer Aniston's raunchy adult comedy 'We're the Millers', earning 12.6 million dollars in theatres, while the fourth spot was claimed by Disney's animated film 'Planes', a spin-off from Pixar's Cars franchise which took 7.7 million dollars.

Top 10 box office earners:

1. One Direction: This Is Us - 17 million dollars

2. The Butler- 14.7 million dollars

3. We're the Millers- 12.6 million dollars

4. Planes- 7.7 million dollars

5. Instructions Not Included- 7.5 million dollars

6. Elysium- 6.3 million dollars

7. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones- 5.2 million dollars

8. The World's End- 4.7 million dollars

9. Getaway- 4.5 million dollars

10. Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters- 4.4 million dollars. (ANI)

What to read next

Veterans Can Get Great Rates With A Refinance

You could save big by reducing your rate with a VA home refinance. Compare quotes and take advantage of your benefits!

Do NOT pay your insurance until you try this.

If you drive less than 55 miles/day or have no DUI's you can get auto insurance for as low as $29/Month! See if you qualify.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Michael Strahan

Michael Strahan is one of the very few who has from star athlete to TV personality, and now more than ever he is making headlines!

Teaching students are paying less at WGU

Tuition rates haven't increased since 2008, making a degree more affordable than ever.

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Save up to $509 on car insurance with Liberty Mutual. Get your free quote now and start saving today.

Navy Seal Flashlight Should Be Banned From Public?

Controversial classified military technology has just been released to the public. Get this flashlight before it's banned or runs out -limited supply!