Paul Blart: Mall Cop
was the number one film this weekend, garnering $33.8 million in its first three days. Clint Eastwood
's Gran Torino
was at second place with $22.2 million (cumulative gross of $73.2 million). The slasher flick My Bloody Valentine 3-D
opened with $21.9 million, hitting number 3.
The biopic of The Notorious B.IG.
debuted at #4. The Fox Searchlight made 21.9 million dollars. According to PopEater.com: "That's the biggest opening ever for Fox Searchlight, which previously released such critical darlings and crowd-pleasers as Juno
and Little Miss Sunshine.