Avatar Tops Christmas Box Office

December 28, 2009 By:
Avatar Tops Christmas Box Office

James Cameron's blockbuster "Avatar" held onto the top spot for a second week, taking in $75 million, "Sherlock Holmes" followed with a close second--just under $65.5 million.

Third place, "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel," with $50 million. Not too shabby Alvin!

Check out the top ten movies from the Christmas holiday weekend:

1. Avatar: $75 million

2. Sherlock Holmes: $65.3 million

3. Alvin and the Chipmunks: $50 million

4. It's Complicated: $22.11 million

5. Up in the Air: $11.75 million

6. The Blind Side: $11.73 million

7. The Princess and the Frog: $8.68 million

8. Nine

9. Invictus: $4.39 million

10. New Moon: $3 million