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Tropic Thunder Three-Peats at Box Office
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Tropic Thunder Three-Peats at Box Office

“Tropic Thunder” topped the box office charts for a third straight weekend, earning approximately $14.6 million to close the summer movie season, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

“Babylon A.D.” claimed second place, taking in approximately $11.5 million over the weekend, and “The Dark Knight” finished a close third with approximately 11.1 million. 

Below are last weekend’s box-office totals from Nielsen EDI, as of Monday, September 1, 2008.

RANK FILM STUDIO WEEKEND GROSS
1 Tropic Thunder DREAMWORKS / PARAMOUNT $14,602,121 $86.9
2 Babylon A.D. TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX $11,541,571 $11.5
3 The Dark Knight WARNER BROS. $11,127,290 $504.8
4 The House Bunny SONY PICTURES $10,177,701 $29.7
5 Traitor OVERTURE FILMS $10,006,327 $11.5
6 Death Race UNIVERSAL $7,889,755 $24.7
7 Disaster Movie LIONSGATE $6,945,535 $6.9
8 Mamma Mia! UNIVERSAL $5,421,815 $132.5
9 Pineapple Express SONY PICTURES $4,448,782 $80.8
10 Star Wars: The Clone Wars WARNER BROS. $3,764,410 $30.7
Source: The Hollywood Reporter / Nielsen EDI