Box Office: "Puss In Boots" Claws Atop "Tower Heist"
Clawing its way to the top of the heap once again, "Puss In Boots" nabbed its second straight number one spot at the box office over the weekend of November 4-6, 2011.
The Salma Hayek/Antonio Banderas fronted animated film conjured up $7.8 million on Friday and a strong $15.3 million on Saturday to pace towards a weekend take of $34 million.
Settling for runner-up status was theater newbie "Tower Heist," as the Ben Stiller/Eddie Murphy led comedy caper film raked in $8.1 million on Friday and $10.5 million on Saturday while expected to garner a solid $24.6 million opening weekend total.
Rounding out the top five at the box office in estimated weekend totals were theater newcomer "Harold And Kumar 3D Christmas" ($13 million), followed by "Paranormal Activity 3" ($8.5 million) and the Justin Timberlake/Amanda Seyfried action flick "In Time" ($7.8 million).