Box Office: Frozen Freezes Out Competition

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Box Office: Frozen Freezes Out Competition

Animated film climbs back to first place.

Published January 6, 2014

Looks like some of the frost that hit the East Coast made its way into the weekend box office. Frozen, Disney's animated family film, made a surprise appearance in first place this weekend, climbing back to the top spot after spending several weeks at number two. The film, which opened on Thanksgiving Day, has grossed $640 million to date.

The film easily surpassed Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones, which still did good business with $18.2 million. The horror flick was followed by The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, The Wolf of Wall Street and American Hustle, in that order.

In other news, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues crossed the $100 million mark while last week's flops Grudge Match, 47 Ronin and Justin Bieber's documentary Believe continued to nosedive.

Next week sees the release of awards contenders Her and August: Osage County along with Mark Wahlberg's Lone Survivor. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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