The Lion King Marks Territory Atop the Box Office Again

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It's official: movie goers prefer lions to dolphins.

And also to really good looking actors.

The Lion King 3D Poster

For the second weekend in a row, the 3D version of The Lion King captured the box office prize, earning just a bit more money than Dolphin Tale and the Brad Pitt-anchored Moneyball. Taylor Lautner's first post-Twilight role finished a distant fourth, as rounded up below:

  1. The Lion King (3D): $22.1 million
  2. Moneyball: $20.6 million
  3. Dolphin Tale: $20.2 million
  4. Abduction: $11.2 million
  5. Killer Elite: $9.5 million

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