The Amazing Spider-Man Has Amazing Weekend: Box Office Results

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The Amazing Spider-Man unsurprisingly won the weekend despite having three days of ticket sales prior to the start of the count. Peter Parker, Gwen Stacy, and the Lizard scored $65 million in their first weekend, bringing the box office total since the film's Tuesday opening to $140 million.

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Dropping from first to second this weekend was the Seth MacFarlane comedy Ted. Riding a top-notch cast that includes Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis, and a plethora of hilarious Ted quotes, the film grabbed another $32.6 million dollars this weekend, bringing its total to $120.2 million.

Princess Merida and Brave stayed in a solid third place, with $20.2 million in earnings. The animated film has now been in the top 3 for 3 weeks in a row, taking in a total of $174.5 million.

Savages and Magic Mike finish off the top five in fourth and fifth place. Savages saw $16.2 million in ticket sales in its opening weekend, while Magic Mike added $15.6 to its tally.

Box Office Top 10:

1. The Amazing Spider-Man, $65 million
2. Ted$32.6 million
3. Brave, $20.2 million
4. Savages, $16.2 million
5. Magic Mike, $15.6 million
6. Madea's Witness Protection,
$10.2 million
7. Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, $7.7 million
8. Katy Perry: Part of Me, $7.2 million
9. Moonrise Kingdom, $4.6 million
10. To Rome with Love, $3.5 million

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The Amazing Spider-Man Quotes

"That, changing like the snake, I might be free to cast off flesh wherein I dwell confined."

Dr. Curt Connors

George Stacy: You know, recently, Dr. Connors gave Gwen a glowing college recommendation. It was beautiful. I read it, I cried. But you would have me believe that he is running around dressed up like a giant dinosaur?
Peter Parker: Not dressing up, not a dinosaur. He has transformed himself into a giant lizard.
George Stacy: Let me ask you a question. Do I look like the mayor of Tokyo to you?

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