'Fools Gold' Hits the Jackpot at the Box Office

February 11, 2008 By:
'Fools Gold' Hits the Jackpot at the Box Office

Everyone knows opening weekend at the box office will either make or break a movie. Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson should be toasting somewhere because they're latest flick 'Fools Gold' hit gold this weekend.

'Fools Gold' took in $22 million dollars this weekend, the suits at Warner Brothers were even shocked that the movie did so well. They admitted the takings exceeded their estimates by $4 million.

Here is the rest of the box office recap:

1. 'Fools Gold' --$22 million
2. 'Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins' --$17.1 million
3. The Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert --$10.5 million
4. 'The Eye'--$6.6 million
5. 'Juno'--$5.7 million (tie)
5. '27 Dresses'--$5.7 million (tie)